Neither the boys or girls Wayzata alpine ski teams qualified for the state meet at Giant’s Ridge in Biwabik, but both teams were represented by individuals.
Freshman Kelly Steffens placed 20th out of 88 individual competitors with a combined two-run time of 1:25.51. Steffens finished her first run in 43:31 and then clocked a 42:20 for her second run. Freshman Paula Moltzan of Lakeville South placed first with a combined time of 1:15.68.
On the boys side, Wayzata senior Dustin Akerman placed 23rd out of 88 individual competitors with a combined two-run time of 1:21.27. Akerman recorded a time of 40:47 on his first round and followed that up with a 40:80 on his second run. Blake senior Marc Massie placed first with a combined time of 1:09.42.
Check back tomorrow for results from Friday’s state Nordic ski meet. The Wayzata boys team and senior Kasey Bacso are favored to win state championships.