2010-11 Men's Nordic Skiing News

  • Men and Women Nordic Ski Teams Win the Husky Challenge
    December 06, 2011
    MARQUETTE, Mich. ---The Northern Michigan Nordic Ski team came away with a victory on Sunday at the Husky Challenge on the campus of Michigan Technological University. NMU won the men’s event with 29 points, while the women edged out tournament host MTU with 28 points.
  • Liebner Named CCSA Regional Skier of the Year
    May 24, 2011
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Andy Liebner, of the Northern Michigan University Nordic ski team, has been selected as the Central Collegiate Ski Association Regional Skier of the Year for 2010-11. The CCSA coaches selected Liebner for the award at their annual meeting on Monday (May 23).
  • Banerud Awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
    May 18, 2011
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Former Northern Michigan University Nordic skier Martin Stuge Banerud has been awarded a $7,500 scholarship from the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Committee.
  • Men's Nordic Ski Awards
    April 13, 2011
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University men’s Nordic ski team announced its 2010-11 award winners
  • MenÂ’s Nordic Ski Season Recap
    March 25, 2011
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University men’s Nordic ski team finished the 2010-11 season at the NCAA Championships in Stowe, VT. The Wildcats had another great year as they won five of the seven events where team scores were kept this season.
  • Liebner is an All-American in Classic
    March 11, 2011
    STOWE, Vt. – The Northern Michigan University Nordic ski teams finished the season at the Trapp Family Resort in the NCAA Championships on a rainy Friday (March 11). Andy Liebner is an All-American in the classic as he finished eighth in the 20k race.
  • Liebner Ninth in Freestyle at NCAA
    March 09, 2011
    STOWE, Vt. – Andy Liebner earned All-American status and was the top finisher for Northern Michigan in the men’s 10k freestyle race at NCAA Nationals at the Trapp Family Lodge.
  • Six Skiers Qualify for Nationals
    March 01, 2011
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The NCAA Men’s and Women’s Skiing Committee announced participants for the 2011 National Collegiate Men’s and Women’s Skiing Championships, to be held March 9-12 at the Stowe Mountain Resort and Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, Vermont.
  • Four Men Named to All-CCSA Team
    February 23, 2011
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Four members of the Northern Michigan University men’s Nordic ski team were named to the Central Collegiate Ski Association (CCSA) all-conference team.
  • Men Skiers Dominate NCAA Regional
    February 19, 2011
    HOUGHTON, Mich. – The Northern Michigan Nordic ski teams competed in both the classic and freestyle races of the NCAA Regional on Saturday from the campus of Michigan Tech
  • Liebner Named CCSA Athlete of Week
    February 15, 2011
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Andy Liebner of the Northern Michigan Nordic ski team has been named Central Collegiate Ski Association male athlete of the week. Liebner won both the freestyle and classic races over the weekend at the CCSA Championships in Ispheming.
  • NMU Skiers Win Conference Championship
    February 13, 2011
    ISHPEMING, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Nordic ski teams took home the Central Collegiate Ski Association titles over the weekend from Al Quaal Recreation Center.
  • NMU Skiers Win Conference Freestyle Races
    February 12, 2011
    ISHPEMING, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Nordic ski teams continued its dominance over conference opponents as both the men and women won the team freestyle events in day one of the Central Collegiate Ski Association Championships.
  • Skiers Host Conference Championship
    February 09, 2011
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan Nordic ski teams will be hosting the Central Collegiate Ski Association Championships at Al Quaal recreation center in Ishpeming, Mich.
  • NMU Skiers Dominate Freestyle
    January 31, 2011
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Nordic Ski teams finished up the weekend in Houghton competing inthe 2011 USSA Super Tour, hosted by Michigan Tech University. Both teams dominated the field of competition in Sunday afternoon’s freestyle races
  • NMU Ski Teams Win 10K Classic
    January 29, 2011
    HOUGHTON, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Nordic Ski teams are competing in the Super Tour up at Michigan Tech. Both the men and the women won the classic race on Saturday (Jan. 29). The men scored 78 points and the women totaled 71.
  • Banerud Named Conference Skier of the Week
    January 27, 2011
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan men’s Nordic skier Martin Banerud has been named Central Collegiate Ski Association (CCSA) men’s skier of the week.
  • Nordic Ski Team Wins Conference Meet
    January 24, 2011
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University men’s and women’s Nordic Ski teams were in action this weekend at the 2011 Mayor's Challenge SuperTour in Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Cartwright Named to Junior World Team
    January 12, 2011
    RUMFORD, Maine – George Cartwright of the Northern Michigan University Nordic ski team was named to the United States Junior World team by the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association.
  • NMU Finishes Third at US Championships
    January 10, 2011
    RUMFORD, Maine– The Northern Michigan University men’s and women’s Nordic skiing teams competed at the 2011 US Nordic Skiing Championships in Maine last week.
  • Wildcat Skiers Perform Well at Wolverine Challenge
    December 15, 2010
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – This past weekend (Dec.11-12) the Northern Michigan Nordic Ski teams’ traveled to Ironwood, Mich., in blizzard conditions to take part in the Wolverine Ski Challenge.
  • ‘Cats Lead Challenge After Day One
    December 04, 2010
    HOUGHTON, Mich. –The Northern Michigan Nordic Ski team got off to a hot start at the Husky Challenge on the campus of Michigan Technological University. The NMU men had four skiers place in the top 10 in the college 10K event and the women had six in the top 10 in the college 5K freestyle.
  • Nordic Skiing Preview
    December 01, 2010
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University men’s and women’s nordic ski teams will open their 2010-11 season December 4-5 with events hosted by Michigan Technological University.

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