Battle Mountain Nordic skates to win in Minturn
MINTURN — Battle Mountain won Saturday’s CHSAA Nordic freestyle on Saturday at Minturn’s Maloit Park.
For the girls, the Huskies’ Grace Johnson, Liz Harding and Naomi Harding finished 1-3-5 for a 174-168 win over Steamboat Springs.
David Reilly (sixth), Max Timm (eighth) and Davis Krueger (ninth) did the deed for the Huskies boys.
The full field returns — a good number of elite racers were at a national qualifier in Utah this week — next weekend for a pursuit at Snow Mountain Ranch.
A-Basin is open each day of the week through the ski area’s originally-planned closing date of June 2. The ski area will then remain open for weekends-only on Friday, June 7 through Sunday, June 9 and Friday, June 14 through Sunday, June 16.