VERNON, NJ - On Friday night the ski teams raced in their final league Giant Slalom race of the year. The girls varsity team finished in third place, with a team time of 6.48.88.
Shannon Kaminski led the girls with an eighth place finish. Rachel Stote, Caitlyn McGrath, and Alia Flanigan all finished in the top 20 to complete our team time. Caitlyn McGrath finished 17th with her best results of the season.
The boys’ varsity team finished sixth with a team time of 6:41.16. Rex Anderson led the team with at 19th place finish. Justin Allan, Chester Sears, and Ryan Smetana raced into the top four on the team. Ryan Smetana impressed all, skiing in his first varsity race.
The girl's JV team continues to improve with Hanna Newbold, Valeryie Shumskays and Serena Calafati finishing in 12th, 13th, and 14th place.
Freshman Andrew Brininger is starting to see his hard work pay off as he pushed his way to the top spot for the JV boys.
Next week the Spartans will race in their first Slalom league race on Wednesday the 28.