U.S. Nordic Combined Ski Team gets back on track at World Cup



U.S. Ski Team

Bryan Fletcher


U.S. Ski Team

Taylor Fletcher

— The U.S. Nordic combined team got its best finish of the year Saturday at a World Cup event in Ramsau, Austria.

Steamboat Springs’ Bryan Fletcher finished eighth while brother Taylor Fletcher notched a career-best, 10th-place finish. Taylor Fletcher jumped to 37th before blistering the cross-country skiing.

Norway’s Magnus Moan was first followed by teammate Mikko Kokslien and Germany’s Fabian Riessle.

Olympic gold medalist Billy Demong was 16th.

The team continues action Sunday with a Normal Hill Gundersen event.

Lodwick dominates Continental Cup


U.S. Ski Team

Todd Lodwick

For the second straight day, Steamboat Springs’ Todd Lodwick showed the young guys how it’s done.

Lodwick, taking a week off from the World Cup circuit, picked up his second straight Continental Cup victory.

Michael Ward, who had a career-best second Friday, was 10th. Brett Denney was 23rd.

To reach Luke Graham, call 970-871-4229 or email lgraham@SteamboatToday.com


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