Storey writes one, winning Moran SGs
Hailey, Super Gs lure 71 to Jackson Hole
Sun Valley Ski Team racer Slater Storey
collected three super giant slalom victories last weekend during the USSA
Jackson Hole Super Gs staged on Moran run at Teton Village.
Storey edged Jackson Hole’s Cooper Quinn
by .42 seconds in Friday’s 30-gate opener then tied Quinn for first Saturday
morning. Later Saturday Storey nailed down a third triumph by just .06 seconds
over Zachary Schwartz of Jackson Hole.
Ash Higgins of Sun Valley wasn’t far
behind. He placed third overall twice and earned three J2 podiums.
There were 186 racers from the J1 through
J4 classes competing in the three-day Northern Series event. Sun Valley and
Hailey ski teamers comprised 71 spots in the total field.
Leading the local J1-J3 women was Sun
Valley’s Cassidy Doucette, who placed 4-3-2 overall and won J2 women twice.
Danielle Maniere also podiumed among the J2 women.
Hailey’s Barrett Cincotta was the
overwhelming winner in the three J4 men’s races—finishing first by 3.36, 2.57
and 4.12 seconds. Travis Stone of Sun Valley took a silver. In J4 women,
Hailey’s Meghan Luck had three podium finishes, placing second just .19 seconds
Here are best-of-weekend class placings
for the 71 Sun Valley and Hailey ski racers at the Jackson SGs:
Super G men’s J1-J3 (class placings):
1—Slater Storey. 2—Ash Higgins. 3—Hunter Storey, Alex Nelson and Corey Bellinger.
4—Dewey Moss, Willi Cannell, Tyler Chandler, Soren Ireland and John D. Anderson.
5—Eric Leyse. 6—Matt Job, Cameron Minor. 7—John David Davidson. 9—Luke Chaney
and Liam Corcoran. 11—Bryce Newcomb and Matthew Preucil. 12—Kristian Timmons and
Ben Luck. 15—Ryan Campbell. 16—Tristan Brown. 17—Casey Bennett. 21—Axel
Peterson. 21—Ross Campbell. 22—Scott Isaacs. 25—Ben Gourlay and Derek Blash.
27—Toby Eagan and Michael Greer. 30—Conor Davis.
Super G women J1-J3 (class placings):
1—Cassidy Doucette. 3—Danielle Maniere. 4—McKenna Peterson. 6—Brittany Ireland.
7—Charlie Baser. 8—Alisa Durkheimer and Elitsa Storey. 9—Katie Rothgeb.
10—Natalie Hague. 12—Lauren Rust and Grayson Palmer. 13—Kate Sawicz. 16—Amanda
Alexander. 19—Sara Berman and Alexis duPont. 20—Jessica Curran. 21—Cody Curran.
27—Louisa Waycott. 28—Gretchen Heath. 30—Sarah Adicoff. 31—Chyna Karterman.
Super G men J4: 1—Barrett Cincotta.
2—Travis Stone. 6—Riley Berman. 12—Tanner Flanigan. 16—Max Monahan. 17—Colter
Brehmer and Quinn Baser. 21—Nick Peterson. 22—Wiley Chubb. 26—Eric Fitzpatrick.
28—Mark Beck. 32—Nick Carnes.
Super G women J4: 2—Meghan Luck.
4—Ali Maricich. 6—Bailey Ireland. 9—Ainsley Gourlay. 10—Hanna Curran and
Madeleine duPont. 15—Allison Rust. 18—Marissa Dreyer. 21—Emily O’Reilly.
22—Alexandra Neeley and Jasmine Campbell. 23—Inca Dieterich. 31—Marin Shepardson.