FAIRBANKS-Freshman skier Nicole Bathe is this week's ERA Alaska Nanook of the week.
Bathe won the NCAA Central Regional 5K classic title beating the field by more than 15 seconds this past weekend. This is the second time she has been named Nanook of the week.
She followed up the 5K win by getting eighth in the 10K free skate, leading the UAF women's team to a bronze and was named All-Central Region.
The NCAA Championships start Mar. 6 in Midway, Utah.