There were 116 racers at Auburn Ski Club for today’s President’s Cup, the 3rd and final Junior National Qualifier for this season.
Farm Team racer Elias Bucher won the 10 kilometer men’s race with a time of 20:43.7, Far West junior Patrick McElravey was 2nd at 20:47.0, and Tav Streit was 3rd at 20:53.6. Far West junior Cassidy Cichowicz won the women’s race at 23:37.3, Nancy Fiddler was 2nd at 23:48.7, and Laurel Fiddler was 3rd at 24:02.1. In the 5 kilometer J2/J3 race Gabrielle Rinne was first for the girls at 11:57.2, with Hannah Halvorsen 2nd, and Skyler Flora 3rd. Peter Holmes was 1st for the boys at 10:37.5, with 2nd place going to Sam Zabell, and 3rd place to Julien Bordes. The 2 kilometer junior race was won by Ryland Belisle and Alexandra Tinsley.