U15 bumps skiers tops in Colorado | SteamboatToday.com

U15 bumps skiers tops in Colorado

Skiers from the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club U15 moguls skiing team pose after a strong weekend of results. From left are Carina Cramer, Maisie Wagner, Xander Tater-Brown, coach Rick Hodges, River King and coach Dylan Brown.

— A pair of Steamboat Springs moguls skiers are state champions after winning their events last weekend at the Rocky Mountain Qualifier State Championships in Purgatory Resort.

Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club skiers accounted for a handful of podium and top-10 finishes at the event, but the group was led by Maisie Wagner, first overall in the women’s U15 age group, and River King, first overall in the boys U15 division.

Elsewhere on the girls side, Carina Creamer was eighth, overall, and third in the U13 age group, while Leah Sullivan was fifth in the U11 division.

Xander Tater-Brown was fifth, overall, for the boys and fourth among the U13 competitors. Declan Sullivan was 20th overall and eighth among U15 skiers.

Wagner followed up her moguls with with a second-place finish in dual moguls. Tater-Brown, meanwhile, was second for the boys.

“It was amazing work by these young bucks,” coach Dylan Brown said.

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