CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—The Harvard ski team takes off on another road trip, traveling to New Hampshire for the Dartmouth Carnival, Feb. 8-9. Alpine will compete at the Dartmouth Skiway while the nordic squad will race at the Dartmouth XC Ski Center at Oak Hill.
Event: Dartmouth Carnival
Dates: Feb. 8-9
Venue: Dartmouth Skiway (alpine), Dartmouth XC Ski Center at Oak Hill (nordic)
Location: Lyme, NH (alpine), Hanover, NH (nordic)
-Friday: 9 a.m. (alpine), 10 a.m. (nordic)
-Saturday: 9 a.m. (alpine), 10 a.m. (nordic)
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What to Know
-Last week, the Crimson finished eighth in a field of 16 schools at the UVM Carnival, logging its first top-10 finish at the Carnival since 1973.
-Led by the women's nordic unit, Harvard recorded an 11th place finish last year at Dartmouth.
-At UVM, Hannah Hardenbergh and James Kitch paced the nordic squad throughout the weekend, picking up 22nd in the 5K freestyle and 11th place in the 20K mass start, respectively.
-Nellie Ide continued to show her mastery of the mountain, picking up a 16th place finish in the giant slalom event in Stowe, Vt.
-Jack Despres contested both runs on the challenging UVM giant slalom course to finish 22nd overall.
Harvard makes its way to Hancock, Vt. to contest the Middlebury Carnival, Feb. 15-16. Alpine is set to compete at the Middlebury Snow Bowl while the nordic team competes at the Rikert Nordic Center.