Four from GLSA honored in region
MARQUETTE – Four Marquette-area skiers from the Great Lakes Ski Academy were named U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association Region 2 overall champions for the season.
Ten skiers in all from earned this honor in the five-state region, which includes the Upper Peninsula, Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri and eastern Iowa.
Those named are Luke Johnson, boys under-18-year-old division; Gabby Gencheff, girls U-18; Brad Seaborg, boys U-16; and Aaron Grzelak, boys U-12.
Overall champions were named based on compiling the most points from about a half-dozen races using the World Cup point system.
The awards were presented during the GLSA’s annual banquet in May.
The GLSA’s head ski coach is Wendy Maas.