Ripley hosts Mid Am

RIPLEY – Jessica Reinhart of La Crosse, Wis., put on a dominant performance at the United States Ski and Snowboard Association Mid Am event at Mont Ripley this weekend.

Reinhart was the fastest in all four events contested, including a pair of giant slalom runs Friday and slalom runs both Saturday and Sunday.

Leslie Hamar of Hancock represented the Mont Ripley Race Team this weekend.

Hamar took 21st in the Sunday slalom, 24th Saturday and finished 21st both times in Friday’s giant slalom.

Eric Hicks, a Norway (Mich.) resident attending school in Colorado, was the winner of the first giant slalom raced on Friday. In the second, he finished third behind Teagan Olin of Minnesota.

Keilan O’Brien of Minnesota was the winner in slalom races both Saturday and Sunday.