2011 UNH Ski Media Guide
The University of New Hampshire 2011 Ski Media Guide.
University of new HampsHire 2010 � ski team � 2011 AbouttheUniversity.......... Insidefront CoachingStaff................................. 2-3 MeettheWildcats..........................4-11 Records....................................... 12-13 Administration..................................14 SupportStaff.....................................15 TeamPhysicians...............................16 . ProgramHighlights...........................17 MediaRelations..................MikeMurphy Phone.................................. 603-862-3906 E-mail................. firstname.lastname@example.org . Fax...................................... 603-862-3839 SchwartzPhone................. 603-512-2317 . E-Mail.............................. email@example.com BlankPhone.......................... 603-862-3893 E-mail.....................firstname.lastname@example.org . Athleticswebsite.........www.unhwildcats.com UNHskiwebsite..... www.unhskiing.com tableofCoNteNtS CoNtaCtiNfo Founded...........................................................1866 Location........................................... Durham, N.H. Enrollment...................................................14,492 . Nickname..................................................Wildcats Colors................................................Blue&White Affliation............................................NCAADiv.I Conference..................................................... EISA President...............................Dr.MarkHuddleston . AthleticDirector............................. MartyScarano SkiingCoordinator...........CorySchwartz(26thyr) AlpineHeadCoach................ BrianBlank(4thyr) AlpineAsst.Coach........... AndrewWagner(1styr) NordicHeadCoach..........Cory Schwartz (29th yr) NordicAsst.Coach.....StephenMonsulick(3rdyr) CreDitS: The 2010-11 University of New Hampshire skiing media guide is a publication of the UNH Athletic Media Relations office. Writing, editing and layout done on InDesign and Photoshop CS2 by Mike Mur phy;additionallayoutbyDougPoole.Actionphotosby GilTalbot.CampusphotosbyUNHPhotoServices. QUiCkfaCtS MiSSioNStateMeNt ThemissionoftheintercollegiateathleticsprogramattheUniversityofNewHampshireistoprovidestudentathletesacollegiateexperiencethatisenrichedbytheirparticipationinprogramswhicharecompetitiveattheNCAA DivisionIlevelbothregionallyandnationally. TheintercollegiateathleticsprogramalsoplaysanimportantrolebyenhancingthequalityoflifefortheUniversity and statewide community by being a source of pride and identification with the University while always maintaining highstandardsofacademicscholarshipandintegrity. To fulfill its mission, the intercollegiate program must: �Providestudent-athleteseveryopportunitytomeetacademicandathleticdemandswiththegoalofgraduating everystudent-athlete. � Provide resources necessary to field competitive teams with league affiliations, and to gain regional and nationalrecognition. � Provide equitable opportunities for all intercollegiate athletics by the active recruitment of minority athletes, andprovideequitableopportunitiesforallwomenstudent-athletescommensuratewiththatoftheirmalecounterparts. � Provide excellent facilities for all athletes to train, practice and play. � Conduct all operations within state and federal law, University policies, rules of the NCAA, and athletics conferencesinwhichtheUniversitycompetes. DiverSityStateMeNt The University of New Hampshire seeks excellence through diversity among its administrators, faculty, staff, and students. The University prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. The University of New Hampshire is committed to creating a more diverse community, knowing that "inclusion, diversity and equity are valuesinextricablylinkedtoourmissionofeducationalexcellence."Thisdiversitystrengthensourabilitytoreach our individual and collective potential and to provide better services and care for all faculty, staff, and students. UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing CoaCHiNGStaff Cory SChwartz ski coordinator/nordic head coach 26th season / 29th season CorySchwartzentershis26thyearasskicoordinatorfortheUniversity of New Hampshire ski team and is in his 29th year on the staff. During his tenure, Schwartz has led the Wildcats to 21 top-10 NCAA finishes, including last season's ninth-place finish, and back-to-back seventh place finishes (`84 & `85) in his first three years at the University. From 19891996 his teams claimed eight consecutive top-10 NCAA finishes, the most inschoolhistory. In 25 years at UNH, Schwartz has mentored 27 student-athletes to a totalof37All-Americateamselections.Includedinthatnumberare17Nordicskierscompiling11All-Americateamhonors. SchwartzwasnamedCoachoftheYearbytheEasternIntercollegiateSkiAssociationin 1985, 1986, 2002 and 2003. He was awarded the Al Merrill Award by the state of New Hampshire. During his collegiate career at UNH, Schwartz competed in the NCAA Championships three times before graduating in 1982. He is Level II certified and has served as a member of boththeEasternUSSASr.CommitteeandChairmanoftheNCAACommittee. Stephen MonSuliCk nordic assistant coach third season Stephen Monsulick, a 2007 graduate of Bates College, joined the UniversityofNewHampshireskistaffasaNordicassistantcoachinthe 2008-09 season. He was four-year member of the Bates varsity ski team andcaptainforthe2007season.Monsulickspentthe2008seasonasthe assistantNordicskicoachatBatesCollegebeforecomingtoUNH.He was a two-time NCAA qualifier as a cross-country runner. UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing Brian Blank fourth season alpine head coach CoaCHiNGStaff Brian Blank, a 1995 graduate of UNH who has over 10 years of experienceasanalpineskiracingcoachaswellas15years'experienceasan alpine ski racer, lettered on the UNH ski team from 1991-95 and served as team captain in 1994-95. BlankreturnsforhisfourthyearasUNHalpineheadcoachinthe 2010-11season. In his second year as the alpine head coach, Blank was named EISA Alpine Coach of the Year. During that 2008-09 season, the alpine team earnedeightAll-Americahonors.Thealpineteamwasthetopscoringteamintheeastandthe second-highest scoring team at the NCAA Championships. Through the regular season, the men'salpineteamwon11of12events. In the 2007-08 season � Blank's first year � there were three alpine Wildcats who earned All-Americastatus. From 2001-2006, Blank coached at Stratton Mountain School. While at SMS, Blank served as the men's FIS coach. Prior to that position, coach Blank worked at Rowmark Ski Academy (1998-2000) in Salt Lake City, Utah, and with the Brighton Ski Team (1995-98). andrew wagner alpine assistant coach first season Andrew Wagner is in his first year as alpine assistant coach at UNH. Wagner, a 2009 graduate of Middlebury College, was the captain of the Middlebury ski team, earning the 2008 VARA Collegiate Skier of the Year award while being named a five-time First-Team NCAA AllAmericanandafour-yearAll-Eastskiteammember. Wagner previously served as a coach, athlete and tutor at WinAlpine Race Camps from 2005-09 and as a professional ski racer in 2009-10. In the summer of 2008, Andrew coached high school and post-high schoolathletesinNewZealandfortheNewYorkSkiEducationFoundation. UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing toPWoMeNalPiNeProfileS Catherine BlanChard 2010: Registered season-best 5th-place finish (SL) at St. Michael's Carnival; Placed 12th(GS)atSt.LawrenceCarnival;Notched14th-placerun(GS)atDartmouthCarnival; Placed 21st (GS) at UVM Carnival. so. � kinesiology: exercise science eastman, Quebec BEFORE UNH: 2006graduateofLaRuche;alsoattendedHelene-BaulleandCarillon;capturedtheJ-1women'snationalchampionshipin2006;Named2006Athlete oftheyear;Earned2004basketballplayeroftheyearhonor. so. � undeclared, Wsbe mont-tremblant, Quebec Marie-elaine lepine 2010: Participated in NCAA Championships, hosted by University of Colorado, finishing 15th in GS; finished season-best 3rd (SL) at EISAs, while also taking 9th-place in GS; Tallied nine top-10 finishes and five top-five finishes; Placed 8th (GS) and 12th (SL) at St. Lawrence Carnival; finished 6th (SL) and 13th (GS) at St. Michael's Carnival; Took 4th-place (GS) at UVM Carnival; Placed 12th (SL) and 18th (GS) at Dartmouth Carnival BEFORE UNH: 2006 graduate of College St. Anne-de-Lachine; attended GMVS. toPMeNalPiNeProfileS paul atkinSon Jr. � economics toronto, ontario 2010: NamedtoEISAAll-EastTeam;earnedfourth-highestbesttwocombinedscore of 221 points; recorded seven top-10 finishes; named UNH's top `Cat seven times, includingboththeGSandSLattheEISAs;Took3rd(SL)and7th(GS)atEISAs;Season-best 2nd-place finish (SL) at Williams Carnival; Tallied five top-5 finishes in six slalomevents.2009: NCAA Skiing Championships qualifier (ranked 14th in the East); 8th (SL) and 25th (GS) at the EISAs; recorded five top-10 finishes in six slalom races duringthecarnivalseason. zaCh Clayton 2010: Placed season-best seventh in GS at Williams Winter Carnival, where he also placed 15th in SL; Finished 13th in SL and 19th in GS at Dartmouth Winter Carnival; Placed 20th in GS at UVM Winter Carnival; Took 26th place in GS at St. Michael's WinterCarnivaland32ndinSL;Finished28thinGSatSt.LawrenceWinterCarnival and26thinSL. 2009: Competed in four carnivals; Finished season-best 19th in SL at Bates Winter Carnival;Placed20thinGSforseason-highperformance. BEFORE UNH:GraduateofKillingtonMountainSchool;Didapost-graduateyear withRowmarkSkiAcademy. UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing Jr. � recreation management & policy manassas, Va. hilary androSS sr. � english teaching Franconia, n.h. WoMeNalPiNeProfileS BEFORE UNH: Graduated from Burke Mountain Academy; her father, a 1976 UNH graduate, skied for the Wildcats; Also attended Profile High School and was a varsity field hockey player; Named All-State and Granite State All-Conference in field hockey in2005and2006. dana daukSS sr. � biochemistry belmont, mich. 2009: Competed in two carnivals; 23rd (SL) at UNH; 29th (GS) at Middlebury. BEFORE UNH: Skied for Win Alpine; also skied for Rockford High School; won Dan Nagy Memorial Race Championship in Lacrosse, Wis.; State Slalom champion and J1 Mid-AmSeriesChampion;RockfordHSteamplacedsecondin2006regionalsand5th in2006ClassAStateChampionships;NamedFirst-TeamAll-State(2004-2007);also namedAll Conference (2004-2007); Earned Team Central USSA and J-2 Nationals (2006)honors. danielle govan so. � undeclared katonah, n.y. BEFORE UNH: Graduated from Burke Mountain Academy; member of the NBS Eastern Region and national racing teams; her sister, Gabrielle, is a former Vt. statewide slalom champion. kriSSy MCneill sr. � biochemistry bloomington, minn. BEFORE UNH: Raced for Buck Hill Ski team; placed third in the J1, J2 Junior Olympics;EarnedbronzemedalinSLat2006RockyCentralRegionalChampionships;competedinthe2007U.S.NationalChampionships. UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing MeNalPiNeProfileS taylor Burton so. � ciVil engineering breckenridge, colo. 2010: Placed12th(SL)and15th(GS)inMiddleburyWinterCarnival;Finished 20thinGSand20thinSLatWilliamsWinterCarnival;AtDartmouthWinter Carnival, placed season-best 11th in GS, also placed 22nd in SL; Placed 21st (SL) and 27th (GS) at UVM Winter Carnival; Finished 18th (SL) and 29th (GS) atSt.Michael'sWinterCarnival;Took26th(SL)and28th(GS)atSt.Lawrence WinterCarnival. BEFORE UNH: Graduated from Rowmark Ski Academy in 2008; in first year of J2 competition, recorded three 3rd-place finishes; in second year at J2, two 2nd place finishes. neil hanSen sr. � ciVil engineering amherst, n.h. BEFORE UNH: Graduated from Waterville Valley Academy; Skied in EasternAlpineChampionshipsin2006and2007;Placedthirdoverall inMacomberCupandsecondoverallinLafoleySpringSeries(2007); member of Waterville Valley Black and Blule Trail Smashers; Also letteredintennisatSouheganHighSchool. SaM norden sr. � communication science & disorders eaton, n.h. 2009: NCAAAll-AcademicSkiTeam;competedattwocarnivals;season-besteffortof26thplace(GS)attheEISAs. BEFORE UNH: Skied for the Mt. Washington Valley Ski Team. ethan weiBreCht sr. � recreation management & policy lake placid, n.y. 2010: Finished season-best 14th in GS at UVM Winter Carnival; Also competed in St.Michael'sWinterCarnivalandSt.LawrenceWinterCarnival. 2009: NCAAAllAcademic Ski Team member; NCAA Skiing Championship qualifier (ranked 17th in the East); seven top-20 efforts, including five in the SL; placed fifth at Bates (SL); 12th (SL) at UVM; 13th (SL) at Middlebury; in the GS, season best of 16th at UVM; 17th(GS)atUNH;2008: Recorded UNH's best effort at the UVM Carnival in the SL(11thplace);15thinSLatWilliams;14th(SL)and22nd(GS)atSt.Lawrence. BEFORE UNH: Skied for National Sports Academy. UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing Joanna Coffey BEFORE UNH: Skied for Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club; her brother Sam is a men'salpineskieratUNH. Fr. � enVironmental conserVation snoWmass, colo. BEFORE UNH: Skied for Mt. Washington Valley Ski Team; Placed third in the Super G at the EasternAlpine Championships(2010);Earnedberthin U.S.AlpineNationalChampionships. Fr. � undeclared interVale, n.h. laura halupowSki alPiNereCrUitS JaCqueline leBel Fr. � business adminstration truckee, caliF. laura rozinowiCz BEFORE UNH: Participated in 2010 U.S. AlpineNationalChampionships;Member ofSugarBowlSkiTeam. Fr. � business administration toronto, ontario BEFORE UNH: Skied for Green Mountain Valley School; Was top junior performer at 2010 Canadian Nationalsafterplacing5thoverallinSuperCombined. geoffrey Bonewald Fr. � undeclared, Wsbe neW london, n.h. BEFORE UNH: Skied for Proctor Academy; also lettered in baseball and soccer atProctor;WontheMacomberCupseries (2010). SaM Coffey BEFORE UNH: Skied for Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club; His sister, JoAnna, is member of UNH women'salpineskiteam; Fr. � undeclared snoWmass, colo. eriC Coffin Fr. � business administration center harbor, n.h. kriS hopkinS BEFORE UNH: Skied for New Hampton School;placedsecondoverallinMacomber Cup serires standings, behind only nowteammateGeoffreyBonewald(2010). Fr. � mechanical engineering north andoVer, mass. BEFORE UNH: Graduated from KillingtonMountainSchool;Memberof Mt. Mansfield Ski Clulb; Named to Boston GlobeAll-ScholasticTeam in 2009; National Honor Society Student. Chad lawrenCe Fr. � ciVil engineering hastings, minn. CurtiS luSh BEFORE UNH: Attended Green Mt. Valley School Fr. � enVironmental engineering clarksburg, ontario BEFORE UNH: Member of Toronto Ski Club and prestigious Iced Out Racing program from Summit Valley, Colo. UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing toPWoMeNNorDiCProfileS Jr. � nutrition WolFeboro, n.h. anya Caldwell Bean 2010: Competed in NCAA Tournament, earning points in 15 K free (29) and 5K classic (38); Earned two top-5 finishes: season-best 5th in 15K free at St. Lawrence and 5th in 10K free at St. Michael's; 6th-place finish on 3x5K free relay team at Dartmouth; Other top-20 finishes included 12th (15K free) at EISAs, 12th (3x3 classic sprint) at St. Michael's, 13th (10K free) at UVM and 14th (5K free) at Williams; 16th (15K classic). 2009:Competedinallsixcarnivals;season-best24thplaceinboththe15Kfreeand 5KclassicatEISAs.BEFORE UNH:SkiedforHoldernessandtheStrattonMountain School...herfatherskiedatUNH...bothparentswereontheU.S.SkiTeam. liz guiney so. � medical lab science park city, utah 2010:Competedinallsixcarnivals;individualtopperformancewas8thin15KatSt. Lawrence; placed 10th in 10K free at St. Michael's; on classic sprint relay team that finished4thatSt.Michael's;on3x5Kfreerelayteamthatplaced6thatDartmouth;earned 11th in 5K free at Williams; Finished 13th (5K classic) and 16th (10K free) at UVM. BEFORE UNH: 2009 graduate of Park City High School; All-State Academic Team in both skiing and cross crountry as a senior; Jr. Olympics (2006-09); ranked as All-American each year; Three silver medals at 2007 J.O.; Earned two silvers at `09 J.O.; J1 Scandanavian Cup Trip in `09. nataSha kullaS sr. � kinesiology: exercise science timmins, ontario 2010:Placed17thin5KclassicatNCAAs;4thinclassicsprintrelayatSt.Michael's; Four 6th-place finishes: 5K classic at St. Lawrence, 10K free at St. Michael's, 5K free atWilliamsand3x5KfreerelayatDartmouth;Placed10thin15KfreeatSt.Lawrence; Notched 8th (5K classic) at UVM. 2009: Competed at three carnivals; top `Cat with 3rd place in the classic sprints at UNH; 12th in the 5K free at UVM; 14th in the 10K freeatUNH.2008: Took6thinthe10KclassicattheEISAsand14thinthe5Kfree; 8th in the 5K free at Williams; earned two top-10 finishes in classic races. katie Miller sr.� sociology and Justice studies lenox, mass. 2010: Competed in all six carnivals; Season-best 10th-place finish in 3x5K free relay atDartmouth;Placed12thinclassicsprintrelayatSt.Michael's;Earned15th(5K free)atWilliams;Finished18thatSt.Lawrence(15Kfree)andatSt.Michael's(10K free); Skied to 21st-place finish in 10K free at UVM. 2009: Finished21stinthe15K freeattheEISAs;season-best12thplaceinthe10KfreeatUNH;topeffortinclassic (24th)atDartmouth.2008: 12th in the 5K free at the EISAs; four top-20 finishes in the 5K free, including 15th at Bates; placed in the 10K classic at Bates, St. Lawrence andDartmouth.BEFORE UNH:Atop-threeskierfromMassachusetts;competedin theEasternHighSchoolChampionships;herbrotherJoeyskiedfortheWildcats. UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing Steven Bedard sr. � community and enVironmental planning cheshire, mass. toPMeNNorDiCProfileS 2010: Competed in all six carnivals; Placed 4th (20K free) and 9th (10K classic) at St. Lawrence;Partof3x3sprintrelayteamthatplaced4thatSt.Michael'sand3x5free relay that finished 10th at Dartmouth; Finished 23rd (10K classic) at Williams; Placed 32nd (10K classic) at UVM. 2009: Competed in five of six carnivals; was the top `Cat four times; 2nd place in the classic sprint at UNH; 9th in the 20K free at Bates; 18th in the 15K free at Dartmouth; 21st in the 10K free at UNH and the 15K classic at UVM. 2008: Team-best in both the 10K classic (16th place) and free sprint (9th) at UVM; top `Cat inboththe10Kclassic(15th)andthe10Kfree(16th)atBates. harriSon harB sr. � english contoocook, n.h. 2010: Competed in six carnivals; Best individual finish was 9th (20K free) at St. Lawrence;partof4th-place3x3KclassicsprintrelayteamatSt.Michael'sand8th-place 3x5 free relay team at Dartmouth; Placed 20th in 10K classic at UVM; Earned 22nd in 10KfreeatWilliams. 2009:Competedatthreecarnivalsandpointedinthreeofsixraces;season-best23rd place in the 10K free at UVM; 2008: 28th in the 10K classic at UVM. erik lindgren so. � physics pitea, sWeden 2010: Competed in six carnivals; Notched top-10 finishes in 10K classic (8th) and 20K free(6th)atSt.Lawrence;partof3x5Kfreerelayteamthatplaced10thatDartmouth; also placed 19th in 20K classic; Tallied a top-20 finish in EISAs, taking 18th in 20K MS free.BEFORE UNH: Finished5thinthe20Kpursuitand15thinthe10Kclassicat the 2009 Swedish Championships; in 2007, placed 2nd in the Swedish Championships 3x10Kclassicrelay;SkiedfortheStromnasGIFclubteam. NorDiCProfileS danielle Baron 2010: Season-best 4th-place 2010: Competed in two carfinish as part of classic sprint nivals;seasonbestwas47threlay at St. Michael's; Placed place in 5K classic at St. 10thin3x5KfreerelayatDartLawrence;alsoearnedpoints mouth; recorded 15th-place at St. Michael's in 10K free finish in 5K classic and placed (54th);BEFORE UNH 2009 16th in 15K free at St. Lawrence; took 16th (15K graduateofMt.AnthonyUnion;All-Stateteam2007free) and 17th (5K classic) at EISAs. 2009: Com- 09; led Nordic team to state titles in 2007 and 2008. petedatfourcarnivals. UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing Jr. � accounting & Finance gilFord, n.h. kelSey hoar so. � undeclared shaFtsbury, Vt. NorDiCProfileS Steph kraMer sr. � biology boW, n.h. 2010:Competedintwocarnivals: at St. Lawrence and atSt.Michael's.2009: Competed at the UNH carnival. BEFORE UNH: Skied for BowHS;participatedinthe EasternHSChampionships. Maureen MCauliffe Jr. � anthropology hopkinton, n.h. 2010: Competed at St. Michael's carnival, earning points in 10K free. 2009: Competed at UNH carnival. BEFORE UNH: Attended HopkintonHighSchool;twotimestatechampion(07-08) kvehl MCderMott so. � political science putney, Vt. 2010: Competed at St. Michael's carnival. BEFORE UNH: 2009 graduate of BrattleboroUnionHS;qualified for J2 Championships (05-07); invited to train at U.S.OlympicTrainingCen- danielle MCviCar Jr. � marketing & Finance kanata, ontario 2010:Competedinthreecarnivals; placed season-high 29th in 5K classic at St. Lawrence; Finished 39th in 5K classic at UVM. 2009: Competed at three carnivals; season-high28thplaceinclassic sprintsatUNH. ter. aBBy taylor sr. � biology, nutrition rochester, n.y. 2010: Competed at five carnivals; finished season-best 18th in 15K free and took 25thin5KclassicatEISAs; member of 3x5 relay team thattook10thatDartmouth 2009: CompetedattheUNH carnival.BEFORE UNH: Skied at N.Y. State Championshipsin2006-07andinJr.Nationalsin07. andrew CleMenCe sr. � mechanical engineering Falmouth, maine 2010:Competedattwocarnivals;placedseason-best22nd in 3x3 sprint relay at St. Michael's;Alsoearnedpointsin 10Kclassic&20KfreeatSt. Lawrence. 2009: Competed at two carnivals. BEFORE UNH: A New York Junior Olympic Skier in 2006. dan guiney Jr. � sociology park city, utah 2010:Competedintwocarnivals;placedseason-best42nd in 20K free at St. Lawrence. 2009: Competed in five of six carnivals;earnedpointsinthe 10K classic (34th) and 10K free (26th) at UNH; seasonhigh 28th at UVM; BEFORE UNH: Took 5th place andearnedtwo15th-placeeffortsat2007Jr.Olympics; Finished16that2005Jr.Olympics. 0 UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing niCk ManCuSo Jr. � pedagogy neW paltz, n.y. 2010: Competed in one canival; earned points in 10K classic and 20K free at St. Lawrence. 2009: Competed in two carnivals. 2010:Competedinonecarnival;Earnedpointsin15Kfree atSt.Michael's. 2009: Competed at one carnival. Jr. � math Freeport, maine toM reagan NorDiCProfileS perry thoMaS Jr. � enViron. conserV. studies rindge, n.h. 2010:Competedononecarnival; Earned 22nd-place finish in 3x3 sprint relay at St. Michael's. Clare egan gr. � linguistics cape elizabeth, maine NorDiCreCrUitS elizaBeth izzo Fr. � exercise science lake placid, n.y. BEFORE UNH: Skied for NY Ski Education Foundation (NYSEF); participated in 2010 Junior Olympics in Presque Isle, Maine. BEFORE UNH: Founded Wellesley Nordic Team as freshman (2006); Individual Maine H.S. champion in `06; Competed in Junior Olympics in `06 & `07. Sierra JeCh Fr. � biology cody, Wyo. BEFORE UNH: Wyoming state champion in 2009; memberofParkCountyNordicSki Association;trainedinandnear YellowstoneNationalPark. anne Miller Fr. � undeclared WhiteFish, mont. BEFORE UNH: Member of Glacier Nordic Ski Team; competed in 2010 Junior Olympics, finishing 11th in skate race and 14th in classicrace. Molly newMan Fr. � exericise science steamboat springs, colo. BEFORE UNH: Competed for SteamboatSpringsWinterSports Club;Placed15thin10KClassic JuniorNationals(2010). dana roaCh Fr. � undeclared minocQua, Wisc. BEFORE UNH: Competed forClubNordicwerks;won the 2010 American BirkbeinerKortelopet. ian wilSon so. � management, Finance Wayzata, minn. BEFORE UNH: Competed for Hopkins NordicTeam; placed 7th in the Minnesota State Meet (2009). UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing Name(class) UNHHalloffaMeSkierS Edward Blood (`34) Ralph Townsend (`49) Ernest Pederson (`30) Paul Toolin (`28) Carl Paulson (`15) Jere Chase (`36) Silas Dunklee (`46) Gunner D. Michelson (`26) Jon B. Riisnaes (`56) Gail Bigglestone (`60) Kelly Milligan (`86) Patty Ross-Tran (`82) YearInducted 1982 1982 1983 1983 1984 1985 1985 1991 1993 1994 1994 1996 Name(class) YearInducted 1997 1997 1997 1997 1999 1999 2001 2002 2004 2006 2008 Virginia E. Parker (`46) Sheldon S. "Moe" Vamey (`50) Pamel "Muzzy" Smith Alexander (`81) Jill Sickels Matlock (`86) Gail Helfer (`75) Nancy Gustafson (`88) Maria Hasset (`94) Marty Hall (`71) Susanne Fortier (`71) Patrick Weaver (`93) Grover Daniels (`79) Name U.S.SkiteaMMeMberS Howie Bean Kelly Milligan Patty Ross Mike Hussey Brendan Sullivan Patrick Weaver Year Name Scott Doughty Leanne Smith Peter Dascoulious Bob Treadwell Julie Wolny Year 2002 2006, 07 1971 1976-79 1986-87 1976 1984 1984 1986 1986 1998, 2002 Name olyMPiaNS Year 1988 1932, 36 1976 1972 1972, 76, 84, 88, 92 1958 1956 Name Kelly Milligan Patty Ross Leanne Smith Robel Teklemariam Ralph Townsend Patrick Weaver Year 1984 1984 2010 2006 1948 1998, 2002 Rex Bell (coach) Ed Blood Peter Dascoulious Everett Dunklee Marty Hall (coach) Steve Knowlton Al Merrill all-tiMeCoaCHeS Men's Terry Aldrich Tom Barstow Rex Bell Paul Berton Ed Blood Jere Chase Ned McSherry Paul Sweet Tom Upham Women's Gail Bigglestone Marilyn Cochran Buzzy Davis Rob Hamilton Mary Heller Cory Schwartz Lex Scourby Scott Young Combined Phil Astrachan Brian Blank Bill McQuade Cory Schwartz Kurt Simard RJ Turner eNDoWMeNtS SkiTeamAlpineScholarship Fund UNHSkiTeam Endowment UNHSkiTeams EndowedFund UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing Name John Kendall Kim Kendall Bruce Cunningham Howie Bean Grover Daniels Pam Smith Kelly Milligan Mike Hussey Iver Dahl Jill Listowich Patrick Weaver Maria Hasset Kate Thomas Hayden Barile Frazier Blair Kristin Downs Janice Rossi Susie Easterly Year 1970, 71 1972, 73 1971, 72 1977 1979 1981 1982 1985 1990, 92 1991 1991 1992, 94 1993 1994, 95 1994 1994 1994 1995 Name Emily Cartwright 1996 Matt Regan 1996 Coreen Woodbury 1997 Greg Blaisdell 2000, 01, 02, 03 Cristin Copeland 2000, 02 Chris Wolski 2000 Heather Plimpton 2000 Syd Mikkleson 2003, 05 John Martz 2005 Stephanie Vaughn 2005, 06 Joe Dunn 2006 Sean McNamara 2006, 08, 09 Veronique Archambault-Leger 2007,09, 10 Aileen Farrell 2007, 08, 09 Michael Cremeno 2009 Willie Ford 2009 Dylan McGuffin 2010 allaMeriCaNS Year Name John Kendall Kim Kendall Roy Weaver Bob Treadwell Nancy Gustafson Scott Doughty Patrick Weaver Event Ski Meister Ski Meister Special Jumping 30 km, 50 km relay Disabled Biathlon Relay 20 km, U.S. National Relay NatioNalCHaMPioNS Year 1970, 71 1972, 73 1975 1978 1988 1998 1998 Year Finish Year Finish 1955 1958 1961 1970 1971 1972 1973 1977 1978 1979 1980 5th 6th 5th 7th 5th 7th 9th 8th 8th 9th 9th 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 12th 12th 9th 7th 7th 8th 9th 11th 10th 10th 10th NCaaSkiiNGCHaMPioNSHiPS Year Finish Year Finish 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 9th 10th 8th 9th 10th 11th 10th 9th 8th 11th 9th 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 10th 14th 12th 9th 11th 11th 9th 9th UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing aDMiNiStratioN dr. Mark huddleSton preSident Mark W. Huddleston is the 19th president of the University of New Hampshire. He brings three decades of experience in public and private higher education as a faculty member, dean, and senior administrator, most recently as president of Ohio Wesleyan University. His term at UNH commencedinJuly2007. Huddleston began his academic career at the State University of New York-Buffalo in 1977 as an assistant professor of political science. He then joined the faculty of the University of Delaware in 1980, where he remained for the next 24 years. Dr. Huddleston chaired the Department ofPoliticalScienceandInternationalRelationsandservedasassociateprovostforinternational programs. He was named dean of the College of Arts and Sciences in 2001, where he managed 45 academic departments and centers with nearly 900 fulltime faculty and staff, and served in thatcapacityuntilhewasnamedpresidentofOhioWesleyanUniversityin2004. Having received his bachelor's degree in political science from SUNY-Buffalo, Huddleston went on to receive both a master'sdegreeandPh.D.inpoliticalsciencefromtheUniversityofWisconsin�Madison.Anauthorofnumerousbooks and articles, he has been active as a consultant for both the U.S. government and international organizations. He also served as an advisor in Bosnia on rebuilding financial and administrative infrastructures after the Dayton accords. HuddlestonwasraisedinSyracuseandspent24yearsattheUniversityofDelawareinvariouscapacities.Heandhis wife, Emma Bricker, have three children, Andy, Kate, and Giles. Marty SCarano athletiC direCtor MartyScaranoisinthemidstofhis11thyearasDirectorofAthleticsattheUniversityofNew Hampshire. During his tenure, Scarano has heightened national exposure for UNH athletics with academics, facility renovations and programmatic advancement being top priorities. According to numbers released in 2010, UNH athletics ranks highest in the America East Conference, the Colonial Athletic Association and second nationally among all public institutions, trailing only the U.S. Naval Academy, for the Graduation Success Rate (GSR) of its student athletes with a mark of 97 percent. Of its 20 current sport teams, 14 of them submitted perfect GSRs of 100 percent. UNH finished second in the America East Academic Cup this past season, achieving a 3.16 cumulative grade-point average, which surpassed the league record for highest GPA. There have been over $8.5 million in capitol improvements since his hiring in the summer of 2000. ScaranohasfocusedonmovingUNHathleticsintothecollegiatenationalarena.TheWildcatathleticdepartmentwashostof highly-successful NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Northeast Regionals at the Verizon Wireless Arena (Manchester, N.H.) in 2004, 2007, 2009, and Manchester will once again be the site of the Northeast Regionals in 2011. UNH has had the opportunity to host two NCAA Women's Ice Hockey Frozen Fours in the Whittemore Center in 2002 and 2005. In addition, UNH successfully hosted the 2007 NCAA Skiing Championships in Washington Valley, as well as the 2005 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Northeast Regional, whichtookplaceattheWhittemoreCenter. Because of these initiatives and accomplishments, UNH athletics has consistently been ranked in the top 90 programs among all Division I institutions in the battle for the NACDA Directors Cup, which is well ahead of nearly all of UNH's conference opponents. This past season, the Wildcats ranked 72nd out of more than 370 Division I schools with 260.50 points, which were the most in program history, the best in America East and placed the `Cats in the top five among FCS teams. UNH ranked behind only Villanova, Princeton, Cornell and Harvard in the FCS subdivision. In New England, the Wildcats finished fourth behind Boston College, Connecticut and Harvard. Scarano's many accomplishments during his tenure have played a key role in UNH being named oneoftheTop20AthleticDepartmentsintheCountryinU.S.NewsandWorldReportcollegeathleticsrankingsinMarch2002. UNH's graduation rate for athletes has maintained levels at or exceeding 90 percent, which puts it among the nation's best in Div. I. Scarano held the position of Athletics Director at Colorado College from July 1996 through June 2000. The college's athletic program excelled both in and out of the classroom under his supervision and six different athletic facilities received renovations, including the Schlessman Pool, Washburn Field, the Carle Weight Room and a new press box at Stewart Field. During his tenure, ColoradoCollegewasrankedamongthetop20DivisionIIIprogramsintheSearsCupnationalstandingsandproducedseveral All-Americans, all-academic award winners and NCAA post-graduate scholarship recipients. Prior to his stay in Colorado Springs, Scarano worked for 13 years at Colgate University, where he served as assistant director of athletics, director of physical education, associate director, and senior associate director. Scarano, a native of Pittsburgh, Pa., is a 1978 graduate of Penn State University, where he started his athletic career as assistant ticket manager and the athletics events manager from 1980-83. Scarano holds a Master's Degree in Environmental History from Colgate. He and his wife, Cydney, have two daughters, Lynden, a junior at UNH, and Corey, and a son, Kyle. UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing Steve MetCalf deputy athletiC direCtor Joanne Maldari Athleticexcellenceispartoftheformula for success in the collegiate experienceforUniversityofNewHampshire ski team. The primary measure ofachievementisthestudent-athlete's successintheclassroom.NewHampshirealsohasoneof thetopgraduationratesinthecountryforstudent-athletes. UNH is dedicated to enhancing the student-athlete's abilitytoachieveacademicexcellence.Realizingthetime commitment the athletes give to the school, the University administersacomprehensiveprogramofacademicsupport services that is available to Wildcat skiers and all other student-athletes.Thisprogramincludesthemonitoringof academic progress and providing tutorial services, as well asinteractingwiththeacademicadvisorswithinthevariouscolleges. Serving as Assistant Athletic Director for Academic Services since 1994 is Joanne Maldari, a 1990 graduate of HolyCrosswhowentontheearnhermaster'sdegreein Athletic Counseling at Springfield College. She was recognized for her outstanding efforts at UNH by receiving the University's 2001AcademicAdvisingAward. Before coming to Durham, Maldari served athletic counseling internships at Springfield and Central Connecticut State University. aSSiStant a.d. aCadeMiC Support SUPPortStaff SteveMetcalfisinhis14thyearat theUniversityofNewHampshire.CurrentlyheistheDeputyAthleticDirector, after serving as Senior Associate Athletic Director fo Internal Operationsfrom2007-10.Inthisroleheoverseesallinternaloperations, as well as the women's ice hockey, men's soccer, field hockey, women's lacrosse, men's and women's skiing, men'sandwomen'scrosscountryandmen'sandwomen's indoor and outdoor track & field programs, and the areas ofstrength&conditioningandsportsmedicine.Additional dutiesincludeanexpandedroleasMartyScarano'sdesignate for all league affiliations and NCAA Championships, aswellasinthedailyoperationofthedepartment.Metcalf alsooverseestheathleticeventmanagementandallUNHhosted conference and NCAA championships, including two Women's Ice Hockey National Championships and the NCAA Skiing National Championship. In 2011, UNH willagainhostanNCAAMen'sIceHockeyRegionalin Manchester at the Verizon Wireless Arena. He has served as Event Coordinator, Assistant A.D. and Associate A.D. MetcalfwasborninEnglandandholdsbothaBachelor's and Master's degree from UNH. He and his wife Diane, who is the University's Director of Athletic Annual Fund, have two daughters, Lauren and Sienna. John Ciani aSSoCiate head Strength CoaCh John Cianiis in his 10th year with theUniversityofNewHampshireathletic department. After four years as an assistant coach in the University's strength and conditioning office, Ciani was promoted to the position of Associate Director of StrengthandConditioningin2006. Ciani'seffortshavebeenkeyinguidingUNHstudentathletestoNCAAappearancesinbothwomen'sandmen's ice hockey, football, gymnastics, women's volleyball, women's lacrosse, skiing, track and field. CianicametoUNHfromtheUniversityofNorthDakota, where he worked under Paul Chapman, the Wildcats' current director of strength and conditioning, as an assistant with the men's ice hockey, football, men's and women's swimming, men's basketball and baseball teams. Ciani is a Certified Strength and Conditioning SpecialistthroughtheNationalStrengthandConditioningAssociation and Certified Level 1 Coach through USA-Weightlifting. He is completing his Master's degree in Exercise Physiology. After graduating from Escondido High School, Ciani went on to Long Beach State University, where he earned hisB.A.inPsychologyin2000. paul ChapMan direCtor/Strength and Conditioning Paul Chapman is in the midst of his10thyearasthestrengthandconditioningdirectorattheUniversityof NewHampshire.Duringhistenureat UNH, he helped coordinate the buildingofthestate-of-the-artJerryAzumahPerformanceCenter, and his efforts have been key in guiding UNH athletes to NCAA appearances in men's and women's hockey, gymnastics, volleyball, women's lacrosse, track and field, andskiing. Chapman is a member of the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (strength and conditioning coach certified), USA-Weightlifting (certified level1coach);theNationalStrengthandConditioningAssociation, and he was the state director of the National Strength and Conditioning Association in North Dakota from 1991-95. He has also authored four publications relatedtostrengthandconditioningandhastrainedandconsulted several NFL, CFL and NHL athletes, and prospective athletes preparing for all-star games, bowl games and pre-drafttesting. Chapman is a 1990 graduate of Dickinson State University in North Dakota with a B.S. degree in Biology. He thenwentontoearnaM.S.inExerciseSciencefromthe University of North Dakota in 1994 UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing 2010-11 Official Team Physicians The physicians at Seacoast Orthopedics & Sports Medicine are the Official Team Physicians of the UNH Wildcats and are board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery or the American Board of Family Practice. Our highly subspecialized orthopedic physicians treat all musculoskeletal conditions. Charles M Blitzer, MD �Trauma & Fracture Surgery �Arthroscopic Surgery �Shoulder Surgery Medical Degree: Boston University accelerated combined AB/MD program Internship in General Surgery: Bay State Medical Center, an affiliate of Tufts University Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: University of Vermont Residency i P di t i O th R id in Pediatric Orthopedics: M t l Child ' di Montreal Children's Hospital/McGill University Certifications: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Memberships: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons' Board of Councilors; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow ; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Diplomate; Orthopaedic Trauma Association ; Arthroscopy Association of North America; New Hampshire Medical Society, Past President; New Hampshire Orthopaedic Society Fred H Brennan Jr, DO �Sports Medicine �Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine �Post-Concussion Management Medical Degree: University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine Residency in Family Medicine: Albany Medical Center, New York Sports Medicine Fellowship: Northwest Ohio Center for Sports Medicine/University of T l d S t M di i /U i it f Toledo Certifications: American Board of Family Medicine; Certificate of Added Qualifications in sports medicine Memberships: American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine, Fellow; American Academy of Family Medicine, Fellow; American College of Sports Medicine, Fellow; New Hampshire Medical Society Peter D Buckley, MD �Sports Medicine �Arthroscopic Surgery �Shoulder & Knee Surgery Medical Degree: University of Vermont College of Medicine Internship in General Surgery: Brown University/ Rhode Island Hospital, Providence Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: University of Florida/Shands Hospital, Gainesville Arthroscopy & Sports Medicine Fellowship: University of Oklahoma Certifications: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Diplomate Memberships: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Diplomate; Arthroscopy Association of North America; American College of Sports Medicine; New Hampshire Medical Society; New Hampshire Orthopaedic Society Peter J Dirksmeier, MD Dirksmeier, �Spine Surgery �Hip Surgery Medical Degree: University of Southern California, Los Angeles Internship in General Surgery: University of Pittsburgh Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: University of Pittsburgh Spinal Surgery Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Certifications: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Memberships: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgery Diplomate; Seacoast Spine Study Group; New England Spine Study Group; North American Spine Society; New Hampshire Orthopaedic Society; New Hampshire Medical Society Mark J Geppert, MD Geppert, �Foot & Ankle Surgery �Sports Medicine �Hand Surgery �General Orthopedics General Medical Degree: New York University School of Medicine Internship in General Surgery & Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New JerseyRobert Wood Johnson Medical School (formerly Rutgers) Foot & Ankle Fellowship: Hospital for Special Surgery, New York City Certifications: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Memberships: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Diplomate; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow; American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society; New Hampshire Orthopaedic Society; New Hampshire Medical Society Robert H Harrington, MD �Sports Medicine �Joint Replacement Surgery �Arthroscopic Surgery Medical D M di l Degree: U i University of Vermont School of it f V tS h l f Medicine Internship in General Surgery: Naval Hospital, San Diego Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland Certifications: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Memberships: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Diplomate; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow; American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons; New Hampshire Orthopaedic Society; New Hampshire Medical Society Moby Parsons, MD �Arthroscopic & Reconstructive Surgery �Joint Replacement Surgery �Shoulder & Elbow Surgery Medical Degree: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York Internship in General Surgery: University of Pittsburgh Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: University of Pittsburgh Sh ld & Elb hi University of W hi t it f Washington, Shoulder Elbow F ll Fellowship: U i Seattle; University of Sydney, Aus. Certifications: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow Memberships: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Diplomate; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow; American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons; New Hampshire Orthopaedic Society David C Thut, MD Thut, �Sports Medicine �Arthroscopic Surgery �Joint Replacement �Shoulder & Knee Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania Internship in General Surgery:: University of Rochester Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: University of Rochester Sports Medicine Fellowship: New York University Hospital for Joint Disease Certifications: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery; Subspecialty in Sports Medicine, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Memberships: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Diplomate; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow; American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine; New Hampshire American Society; New are board certified by the Orthopaedic Board of Hampshire Medical Society 2010-11 Official Team Physicians Robert P Waugh, MD �Hand Surgery �Wrist Surgery �Microsurgery Medical Degree: ` University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester Internship in General Surgery: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: University of Maryland Hand S H d Surgery Fellowship: Child ' H F ll hi Children's Hospital B t it l Boston; Beth B th Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Memberships: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons The physicians at Seacoast Orthopedics & Sports Medicine are the Official Team Physicians of the UNH Wildcats and Orthopaedic Surgery or the American Board of Family Practice. Our highly subspecialized orthopedic physicians treat all musculoskeletal conditions. Gavin R Webb, MD �Sports Medicine �Arthroscopic Surgery �Shoulder & Knee Surgery �Cartilage Restoration Medical Degree: University of Vermont School of Medicine Internship in General Surgery: Maine Medical Center, Portland Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: State University of New York at Buffalo Sports Medicine Fellowship: New England Baptist Hospital, Boston Certifications: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery ; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow Memberships: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Diplomate; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow; Arthroscopy Association of North America; American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine; NH Orthopaedic Society; NH Medical Society UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing top-0NCaafinishes all-americans all-americanSelections NationalChampions olympians U.S.SkiteamMembers UniversityofNewHampshireSkiing University of new HampsHire www.unhwildcats.com www.unhskiing.com January 14-15 St.Lawrence 21-22 Colby February 4-5 Vermont 11-12 Dartmouth 18-19 Middlebury 25-26 eISas* MarCH 2011 winter carnival scHedUle Alpinevenue Whiteface Sugarloaf Nordicvenue Mt.VanHoevenberg Titcomb Mt. 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