Girls Nordic Ski Team Places 4th at State Meet
The St. Louis Park girls Nordic ski team placed fourth out of 16 qualifying teams at the State Meet on Wednesday, Feb. 16, at Giants Ridge in Biwabik, MN. The State Meet performance came on the heels of Section 6 and Metro West Conference championship performances earlier in the season.
Sophomore Hanna Wilsey led the team by placing 19th in the individual pursuit standings with a combined time of 36 minutes and 19.2 seconds. Senior Victoria Schmelzle turned in a time of 36 minutes and 51.2 seconds to place 25th.
Sophomore Jersey Miller placed 33rd with a time of 37 minutes and 46.0 seconds. Sophomore Ayelel Meyen finished in 87th place with a time of 41 minutes and 33.1 seconds. Eighth grader Kaylee Crump placed 102nd with a time of 45 minutes and 2.9 seconds.