Posted: Feb 22, 2019
RUMFORD, Maine – The Bowdoin nordic team picked up a fourth place finish at the NCAA Regionals hosted by Bates at Black Mountain.
- Three Bowdoin women finished in the top-30 at Friday's 5K skate. Gabrielle Vandendries finished 18th, followed by Anderson (25th), and Lily Johnston (30th).
- On the men's side, Ketchel turned in a sixth place finish in the 10K skate, closely followed by Christian Gostout in 15th. Sean Cork turned in a 20th place time.
- In Saturday's classic, Anderson was the top NESCAC finisher in seventh, five seconds ahead of Middlebury's top athlete. Johnston and Vandendries finished 16th and 18th respectively.
- Ketchel led the men in 16th place in the classic. Cork (26th), Gostout (31st), and Noah Eckstein (32nd) rounded out the team.
- Ketchel and Anderson both accrued enough points over the season to qualify for nationals, beginning on March 6 at UVM.