Wright siblings ski in Junior National Qualifier

WAUSAU, Wis. – Bethany and Ben Wright from the Superiorland Ski Club’s Marquette Senior High School cross-country ski team competed in the Wausau High School/Junior National Qualifier sprint races on Dec. 15-16 in Wausau, Wis.

In the Dec. 15 1K freestyle sprint race, Bethany Wright placed 15th overall in the J2 category while her brother, Ben, took 13th overall in the J2 category.

In the Dec. 16 1K classic sprint race, Bethany Wright placed 12th overall in her age group and Ben Wright placed 11th overall in his age group.

The team will travel to Biwabik, Minn., on Jan. 12 for their next high school ski race.