ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - Recently the United States Ski team named three teams to represent the country in international junior competitions. Nine juniors with Alaska ties will represent the U.S. in Estonia and Finland. The U.S. Ski team seats these teams based on results from the 2019 L.L.Bean U.S. Cross Country Championships earlier this year.
Cross-Country skiers Michael Earnhart & Adrianna Proffitt will represent the United States on the U18 Scandinavian Championships Team.
U23 World Championship Team
Hailey Swirbul (Alaska Pacific University/ Basalt, Colo.)
Hannah Halvorsen (APU/Truckee, Calif.)
Hunter Wonders (APU/Anchorage, Alaska)
Junior World Championship Team
Gus Schumacher (Alaska Winter Stars/Anchorage, Alaska)
Luke Jager (APU/Anchorage, Alaska)
Zanden McMullen (APU/Anchorage, Alaska)
Kendall Kramer (NSCF-FXC/ Fairbanks, Alaska)
U18 Scandinavian Championships Team
Michael Earnhart (Alaska Nordic Racing/Eagle River, Alaska)
Adrianna Proffitt (Alaska Nordic Racing/Chugiak, Alaska)