LAKE PLACID, N.Y.—Senior Anna-Maria Dietze picked up a bronze medal Sunday astatine the World University Games, coming successful 3rd spot successful the Women's Freestyle Sprint contention astatine Mt. Von Hovenberg.
Dietze is the 5th cognize CU skier and archetypal Nordic skier to medal astatine the Winter World University Games, joining Erika Hogan (bronze, slalom, 2003), Katie Hartman (gold, Super-G, 2013), Erika Ghent (gold, wide and silver, ace combined, 2013), and Adam Zika (gold, squad parallel, 2017, silver, GS, 2011).
To commencement the day, Dietze had the 3rd fastest qualification time, conscionable down teammate Weronika Kaleta (second). Both past won their quarterfinal heats to beforehand to the semifinals. They were past successful the aforesaid semifinal vigor wherever Dietze took 2nd to beforehand to the last and Kaleta was third, conscionable missing retired connected a travel to the last and earning a seventh-place decorativeness overall. Kaleta missed retired connected a last vigor by little than two-tenths of a 2nd arsenic some "lucky losers" came from the archetypal heat.
In the last heat, Dietze came successful 3rd spot to prime up the bronze medal.
On the men's side, inferior Will Koch finished sixth portion advancing each the mode to the final. He had the third-fastest qualifying clip and won his quarterfinal vigor portion placing 2nd successful his semifinal vigor to beforehand to the final.
Sophomore Fredrik Nilsen ended up with a 15th spot decorativeness advancing retired of qualification with the 22nd fastest clip and finishing 3rd successful his quarterfinal heat. Magnus Boee had the ninth-fastest qualifying clip and past had a mishap successful his quarterfinal vigor to extremity his time successful 26th place. Oyvind Haugan finished 48th successful the qualifying race.
In alpine action, the Super Combined Super-G races took spot and Jacob Dilling finished successful 15th spot and Jack Reich successful 18th place. Both volition vie for a medal Monday with the decision of the Super Combined races with a slalom race. The times of the 2 races volition beryllium added unneurotic to fig retired last placement.
Aside from Monday's slalom races for Dilling and Reich, Tuesday things volition prime up for the Buffs with a bully chunk of the Buffs skiers successful attendance expecting to compete. The women's GS contention volition instrumentality spot connected the alpine broadside portion the women's 5K and men's 10K classical races volition instrumentality place.
Magnus BoeeNORDIC 5' 11" Senior
Anna-Maria DietzeNORDIC 5' 5" Senior
Jacob DillingALPINE 5' 10" Sophomore
Oyvind HauganNORDIC 5' 8" Junior
Weronika KaletaNORDIC 5' 7" Junior
Will KochNORDIC 5' 9" Junior
Fredrik NilsenNORDIC 5' 11" Sophomore
Jack ReichALPINE 5' 11" Freshman
Magnus Boee5' 11" Senior NORDIC
Anna-Maria Dietze5' 5" Senior NORDIC
Jacob Dilling5' 10" Sophomore ALPINE
Oyvind Haugan5' 8" Junior NORDIC
Weronika Kaleta5' 7" Junior NORDIC
Will Koch5' 9" Junior NORDIC
Fredrik Nilsen5' 11" Sophomore NORDIC