UAA's Mandy Kaempf followed up her 5km classic win on Thursday with another clear victory in the 15km mass-start skate race which concluded the NCAA National Championships in Stowe, Vermont. Heavy snow made for soft conditions and an especially tough day on a demanding course.
Womens Podium: Left to Right Are Stursova, Kaempf, and DeYoung
In the overall point totals which include two alpine events in addition to the xc races, Denver University maintained its lead with a total of 622.5 to become the new NCAA National Champions. The host team UVM, which does not recruit any European athletes, was second with 575 points and Utah third with 545. (Link to full results: http://www.ncaasports.com/skiing/championship-results/nc )