Team Alaska alpine racers compete in Big Sky, Montana


Youth 16 and under from Alaska were in Big Sky, Montana last week competing in alpine ski racing at the Western Regionals USAA Championships. They competed against youth from across the Western states.

The Under 16 men competing from Alaska were Corbin Wilson, Jaxon Murphy, Reuben Jeffers, and Gabe Sullivan

Under 16 Women competitors were Madison Allard, Ava Austerman, Paige Hienz, Eden Johnsen, Brook Lentfer, and Ava Murphy

Coaches are Head Coach Jen Danza. Assistant coaches are Jason Jeffers, and Micheal Radford.

Parents and chaperones said the youth from Alaska were treated like “rock stars,” just for being from Alaska.