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Kvitfjell to hold makeup WC downhill on Feb. 29

By Pete Rugh

Last week's canceled men's World Cup downhill race has been rescheduled for Feb. 29 in Kvitfjell, Norway.

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Palander to miss rest of season with leg fracture

By Pete Rugh

Finland’s Kalle Palander will undergo surgery Monday in Helsinki, Finland, and will be out of contention for the coming two months, said Kalle Soederholm, one of his managers.

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NCAA: Colorado, Utah neck-in-neck at WS Invite

By Pete Rugh

Colorado senior Maria Grevsgaard made history Saturday, and the Buffaloes needed her performance to hang on to the lead in the Western State Invitational.

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Val d'Isere: Miller snags fifth win of season

By Pete Rugh

Bode Miller picked up his 30th win and his fifth World Cup title by taking the super combined at Val d'Isere Sunday.     Miller followed the successful game plan from Chamonix and Kitzbuehel, putting a huge lead on the field in the downhill and then skiing a solid, low risk slalom run. He came home […]

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St. Moritz: Brydon gets first win in super G

By Pete Rugh

Emily Brydon got her first World Cup win in the super G at St. Moritz Sunday. She recorded a masterful run down the same Corviglia track where she had her first World Cup podium seven seasons ago and where she had her first podium this season back in December.     Brydon put up a 0.25 […]

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NCAA: Middlebury rallies to win UVM carnival

By Pete Rugh

Solid performances by Middlebury skiers, including a win in the women’s slalom race, were enough to oust the University of Vermont from the lead in its home carnival and give Middlebury its first win of the season.

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St Moritz: Maze upsets Holaus for DH win

By Pete Rugh

In improving conditions Slovene Tina Maze, skiing from the bottom of the start list for the women's World Cup downhill at St. Moritz, collected her first Cup win since the beginning of the 2006 season, and cut off Maria Holaus from the win Saturday.     The podium was packed with newcomers. It was the first […]

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NCAA: Buffs hold slim lead at Western St. Invite

By Pete Rugh

There are times where too much snow can cancel a ski race.  That’s what happened Friday as the University of Colorado emerged with the lead at the midway point of the Western State Invitational.

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NCAA: Vermont seizes lead at home carnival

By Pete Rugh

A sweep of the nordic podium by Dartmouth women was not enough to give the Big Green the lead after the first day of competition at the University of Vermont Carnival in Stowe.  Strong alpine finishes boosted UVM to an early lead on home courses.

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Val d'Isere: DH canceled by snowfall

By Pete Rugh

The men's World Cup downhill was canceled Saturday due to heavy snowfall.     Officials called the race off after course workers were unable to prepare the Face de Bellevarde piste for the event.     The super-combined is still scheduled to be held Sunday.     Bode Miller of the United States leads the super-combined standings with […]

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