New Paltz’s Jessica Cohen won the Section 9 girls Nordic skiing individual title late Tuesday on the 7.5-kilometer-course at Mohonk Mountain in 38:15 and the Huguenots also won the team title with 24 points.
Other top finishes for New Paltz were Jordan Nagel (40:11), Stephanie Stewart-Hill (41:22) and Kelly Vinett (42:03). All four New Paltz girls qualified for the state championship, which will be held Feb. 23-24 in Lake Placid. Also qualifying for states were Wallkill’s Abby Williams, Kayleigh Joyce and alternate Jocelyn Reyna.
Boys Nordic skiing
New Paltz’s Lorenzo Mazzuca and Brandon Zapotoski qualified for the state meet at late Tuesday’s Section 9 championships on the 10-kilometer course at Mohonk Mountain.
Mazzuca placed fifth in 36:55 and Zapotowski finished sixth in 38:46.Also making the state championships were individual champion James Blake of Wallkill (35:36), as well as fellow Panthers Joe Riley-Scotto, Michael Valleau, Peter Gehres and alternate Max Marvin.