NORTH CREEK, N.Y. – Members of the Castleton University Nordic ski teams continued their preparations for the 2017 season by competing in the 10k Classic event at the North Creek Nordic Festival Saturday, Dec. 17, hosted by the Hudson United Race Team (HURT) and the Upper Hudson Trails Alliance (UHTA) at Gore Mountain.
Megan Greene once again led the Spartan women, finishing with a time of 30:32.0, followed by Emily Cromie with a mark of 33:15.9 and Hahnah Saroff in 37:11.3. On the men's side, David Harvey crossed the finish line first among the Spartans, posting a time of 28:16.1, just ahead of Evan Hill with a time of 31:31.2.
The Nordic ski teams will now take their fall semester finals and enjoy a short break before returning to practice in January. The Spartans will host the Castleton Invitational at Mountain Top in Chittenden, Vt., Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 21-22, 2017.