Alaska’s Kramer and Schumacher shine at US Junior Nationals

Team Alaska at the opening ceremonies of the 2019 U.S. Cross-Country Skiing Junior Nationals at Kincaid Park in Anchorage.

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - The 2019 U.S. Cross Country Skiing Junior Nationals began at Kincaid Park Monday. The host state was well represented as Fairbanks Kendall Kramer won the U20/U18 Freestyle race, and Gus Schumacher won the Boys U20/U18 Freestyle race.

Freestyle 10 KM U20/U18 Boys
1. Gus Schumacher (U20) Alaska Winter Stars -- Time: 22:48.2
2. Johnny Hagenbuch (U18) Sun Valley SEF – Time: 22:58.9
3. Zanden McMullen (U18) Alaska Pacific University – Time: 23:24.7

Freestyle 5KM U20/U18 Girls
1. Kendall Kramer (U18) Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks – Time:13:09.7
2. Lucinda Anderson (U20) Loppet Nordic Racing – Time: 13:36.3
3. Mara McCollor (U20) Minneapolis Ski Club – Time: 13:37.1

Freestyle 5KM U16 Boys
1. Wally Magill Steamboat Springs Winter Sport – Time: 12:31.0
2. Trey Jones Green Mountain Valley – Time: 12:43.2
3. Adrik Kraftson Loppet Nordic Racing – Time 12:43.3

Freestyle 5KM U16 Girls
1. Haley Brewster Ski and Snowboard Club Vail – Time: 14:15.1
2. Sofia Scirica Cambridge Sports Union – Time: 14:19.8
3. Molly Moening Minneapolis Ski Club – Time: 14:23.9

Complete results can be found here.