2019-20 Nordic Skiing News

  • Nordic Skiing Heads for Mt. Itasca Invitational
    January 17, 2020
    The Michigan Tech Nordic ski team is back in action this weekend as the Huskies travel to compete at the CCSA Mt. Itasca Invitational in Coleraine, Minnesota. Tech will ski in the 5K/10K Skate on Saturday (Jan. 18) and ski on Sunday (Jan. 19) in the 15K/20K Classic.
  • Kautzer and Goble Qualify for U23 World Ski Championships
    January 15, 2020
    Michigan Tech Nordic skiers Sarah Goble and Amanda Kautzer have qualified to compete at the FIS Nordic Junior and U23 World Ski Championships 2020 in Oberwiesenthal, Germany. Goble and Kautzer will ski against some of the best under-23 cross country skiers in the world from February 28-March 8.
  • Tom Smith Media Day Interview - Week Four
    January 15, 2020
    Michigan Tech Nordic Ski head coach Tom Smith breaks down the previous week's 2020 L.L. Bean U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships, its impact on the Houghton community, the upcoming Mt. Itasca Invitational, and more!
  • Emma Albrecht Wins Girls' Junior Classic Sprint at U.S. Ski Championships
    January 08, 2020
    Emma Albrecht won the Girls’ Junior Classic Sprint to cap off a very successful week of competition for the Michigan Tech Nordic Ski team at the 2020 U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships. 
  • Amanda Kautzer U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships Recap
    January 07, 2020
    Michigan Tech Nordic Ski senior Amanda Kautzer goes the week-long 2020 L.L. Bean U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships, hosted by Michigan Tech.
  • Tom Smith U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships Recap
    January 07, 2020
    Michigan Tech Nordic Ski head coach Tom Smith recaps his team's performance at the 2020 L.L. Bean U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships, hosted by Michigan Tech.
  • Four Top-20 Finishes for Tech at U.S. Cross Country Championships
    January 06, 2020
    The Michigan Tech Nordic Ski team saw more success on the trails in the distance events at the 2020 L.L. Bean U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships in Houghton, Michigan. In the Classic Mass Start on Sunday (Jan. 5), the Huskies placed four skiers inside the top 20 of their respective races.
  • Huskies Nab First CCSA Win at Cross Country Ski Championships
    January 04, 2020
    The Michigan Tech Nordic Ski team continued its strong start to the 2020 L.L. Bean U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships. In the Freestyle Individual event on Friday (Jan. 3), Sarah Goble and Henriette Semb both had solid outings in the women's events, while Patrick Acton scored a top five finish in the men's under-23 category.
  • Tech Posts Strong First Day at U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships
    January 02, 2020
    The Michigan Tech Nordic Ski team started off the 2020 L.L. Bean U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships with a bang as Amanda Kautzer and Sarah Goble finished the first day of the week-long competition in the semifinal of the Women's Freestyle Sprint.
  • PREVIEW: Michigan Tech Hosts U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships
    January 01, 2020
    The Michigan Tech Nordic Ski team will open the 2020 slate of tough competition when they welcome some of the best skiers in the country for the 2020 U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships, hosted by L.L. Bean. The event, held at the Michigan Tech Recreation Trails, will run from January 2-7.
  • Huskies Compete in MTU Pre-Nationals CXC Cup
    December 22, 2019
    The Michigan Tech Nordic Ski team saw a number of success on both days for the men's and the women's teams as the Huskies hosted the MTU Pre-Nationals CXC Cup at the Michigan Tech Recreation Trails on December 21-22.
  • Tom Smith after Sunday's classic races
    December 22, 2019
    Michigan Tech Nordic skiing coach Tom Monahan Smith talks about the CXC Cup that the Huskies hosted at the Tech Trails. The teams raced in a skate sprint Saturday and classic distance race Sunday.
  • Nordic Ski Student-Athletes after Sunday's classic races
    December 22, 2019
    Michigan Tech Nordic skiers Sarah Goble, Sophia Mazzoni, and Reid Goble talk about the CXC Cup from the Tech Trails. The Huskies raced in a skate sprint Saturday and classic distance on Sunday.
  • Aleksi Leino talks about Saturday's skate sprint
    December 21, 2019
    Michigan Tech junior Aleksi Leino talks about Saturday's skate sprint from the CXC Cup event hosted at the Tech Trails.
  • Anabel Needham after Saturday's skate spring
    December 21, 2019
    Michigan Tech freshman Anabel Needham talks about Saturday's skate sprint race at the CXC Cup that the Huskies hosted at the Tech Trails.
  • PREVIEW: Tech Hosts MTU Pre-Nationals CXC Cup
    December 20, 2019
    The Michigan Tech Nordic Ski team will conclude the 2019 calendar on its home course as they will host the 2019 Pre-Nationals CXC Cup from the Michigan Tech Trails on Saturday (Dec. 21) and Sunday (Dec. 22).
  • Tom Smith Media Day Interview - Week Two
    December 18, 2019
    Michigan Tech Head Coach Tom Smith goes over his team's season-opening weekend at the NMU Open before previewing the MTU Pre-Nationals CXC Cup on December 21-22 from the Michigan Tech Trails in Houghton, Michigan.
  • Semb Scores Two Top Three Finishes at NMU Open
    December 15, 2019
    Freshman Henriette Semb secured a second-place finish in the 10K Skate on Saturday (Dec. 14) and a third-place finish in the 5K Classic on Sunday (Dec. 15) as the Michigan Tech Nordic Ski team opened the 2019-20 season at the NMU Open from the Al Quaal Recreational Course in Ishpeming, Michigan.
  • PREVIEW: Nordic Ski Opens Season at NMU Open
    December 13, 2019
    The 2019-2020 season will officially begin this weekend for the Michigan Tech Nordic ski team, as the Huskies will compete at the NMU Invitational. The two-day event, held on December 14-15, will be hosted from the Al Quaal Recreation Area in Ishpeming, Michigan.
  • Tom Smith Media Day Interview - Week One
    December 12, 2019
    Michigan Tech Head Coach Tom Smith previews his team's season-opening race at the NMU Invitational on December 13-14 in Ishpeming, Michigan.
  • 2019-20 Michigan Tech Nordic Ski Preview
    December 11, 2019
    Michigan Tech Nordic ski head coach Tom Monahan Smith previews the 2019-2020 Huskies Nordic Ski team. Michigan Tech is hosting the 2020 U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships from the Michigan Tech Trails on January 1-7! Visit usnationals.mtu.edu for more information.
  • Michigan Tech Hosts First Tech Ultras Running Event
    September 13, 2019
    The Michigan Tech cross country, Nordic ski, and track & field programs hosted the first-ever Tech Ultras on September 6-7 from the Michigan Tech Recreation Trails.
  • Tech hosting 5K, 25K, 50K and Ultra 50 mile run this weekend
    September 03, 2019
    The Michigan Tech Cross Country, Nordic Skiing, and Track & Field programs are hosting their first-ever Ultra trail running events on Friday and Saturday at the Tech Trails.
  • Nordic Ski Team 2019-20 Schedule with Website Launch of U.S. Cross Country Championships
    August 07, 2019
    The Michigan Tech Nordic Ski Team releases its 2019-20 competition schedule today in conjunction with the launch of the 2020 U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships website USNationals.mtu.edu.