Steamboat snowboard cross racer Dierdorff named Team USA Male Athlete of the Month |

Steamboat snowboardcross racer Dierdorff named Team USA Male Athlete of the Month

Steamboat Springs snowboarder Mick Dierdorff was named Team USA’s athlete of the month in February. (File photo by Joel Reichenberger)

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Steamboat Springs snowboardcross Olympian Mick Dierdorff was named Team USA Male Athlete of the Month in February.

Dierdorff won his first world championship title this season in Park City on Feb. 1, then followed up with a team snowboardcross victory with Female Athlete of the Month Lindsay Jacobellis on Feb. 3 to take home his second gold medal.

The mixed male and female event was in its inaugural year.

To reach Leah Vann, call 970-871-4253, email or follow her on Twitter @LVann_Sports.

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