Alpine skiing: Brink is on to state for Lakes Area
Senior Wolfgang Brink finished 16th overall in the Section 5 Alpine skiing championships at Afton Alps last Thursday to earn a spot in the State Alpine Ski meet today, Wednesday.
Brink helped lead the Lakes Area Alpine boys’ ski team to an eighth place overall finish in the 20-team field.
He will ski today at 10 a.m., with the second run beginning at 1 p.m.
SECTION 5 ALPINE SKI MEET
BOYS’ TEAM RESULTS – Minnetonka 362, Hopkins 351, Orono 341, The Blake School 320.5, St. Cloud Area 312, Wayzata 263, Lakes Area 259, Breck 249, Brainerd 236, Maple Grove 204.
LAKES AREA BOYS’ RESULTS – 16. Wolfgang Brink, 29. Patrick Backman, 32. Evan Ellison, 56. Andrew Backman, 63. James Backman, 76. Ross Ellison.
LAKES AREA GIRLS’ RESULTS – 45. Katie Gieseke, 56. Madison Neuleib.