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Archive for March, 2012

Visions From 1st to 120th, Victories of All Speeds at the Mass State Championship

Friday, March 9th, 2012

Once again photographer Tamara Hitchcock put together a collection of what she saw through her lens at the Massachusetts State Championship last week at Prospect Mountain. Enjoy!

03-02-12 – Massachusetts Nordic State Meet Photos, by: Tamara Hitchcock


Greylock Wins Team Titles, Cannon and Holdman Win Individual Crowns at State Championship

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

Olivia Cannon (Dover-Sherborn) on her way to becoming the state champion.

By: Luke Costley and Josh Harrington

The girls’ race kicked off the competition at this morning’s Massachusetts State Championships, as skiers from thirteen different schools took to the course at Prospect Mountain in Woodford, Vermont. The girls worked hard throughout the 7.2-kilometer race, pushing themselves over a series of Prospect’s longest hills and down the subsequently challenging descents. The freshly fallen snow, a novelty in this mild winter, was another factor, as it could be squirrelly in spots, and powdery in others. But paying little mind to the difficult conditions, the girls put forth tremendous efforts across the board; their fierce competition set the tone for the rest of the day’s races.