Rhinelander hosts Hodag Challenge
FOR THE STAR JOURNAL
The Hodag Nordic ski team hosted the Hodag Challenge pursuit race on Saturday and Sunday at CAVOC. Racers would skate on Saturday and then classic ski on Sunday with combined times determining the winners.
The Hodags boys had only two varsity racers and did not qualify as a team. Travis White and Gavin Hackbarth placed 60th and 66th, respectively. On the girls side it was the same story as Liana Teter and Olivia Gillen were the only two varsity racers, placing 30th and 47th.
The Lakeland girls won the varsity race with two girls in the top 10. Lakeland’s boys took the top two places led by Jakob Craig. The team placed second for the event. BOB MAINHARDT PHOTOS