Nordic Wraps Up Regular Season and Three Skiers Prepare for NCAA Championship

Gabrielle Vandendries finished eighth in the classic event and joins Elliot Ketchel and Renae Anderson as NCAA qualifiers
Gabrielle Vandendries finished eighth in the classic event and joins Elliot Ketchel and Renae Anderson as NCAA qualifiers

RIPTON, Vt. – The Bowdoin nordic ski team closed out the regular season at the Middlebury Carnival, putting together a sixth place finish.

Carnival Highlights

  • Elliot Ketchel finished third in Friday's classic, marking a best-ever finish.
  • Gabrielle Vandendries finished eighth in the classic event.
  • The Polar Bears put together strong overall performances in Saturday skate, with all four seniors ending the season on a strong note.
  • The Polar Bears finished just two points shy of Williams and Colby in team scoring.

Up Next

  • Ketchel, Vandendries, and Renae Anderson all qualified for the NCAA Championships in Colorado. The Polar Bears have sent five skiers to NCAA's in program history and add three more to the tally, marking a major milestone for the program.