UAF sends 5 skiers to NCAA Championships

FAIRBANKS, Ak-After impressive performances that earned a women's NCAA Central Region Title and a men's runner-up finish the Nanook Ski team will be sending 5 skiers to the NCAA Ski Championships.

Representing the women's team will be sophomore Alyson McPhetres of Anchorage and senior Crystal Pitney of Fairbanks.

For the men's team will be sending the young boys. Sophomores Jonas Loffler and Logan Hanneman and freshman Michael Fehrenbach qualified.

There will 5k to 20k races during the championships on March 7 in Middlebury Vermont.