The 39th Connelly Skis Collegiate National Championships at Bennetts was one for the ages. 3 Event Store athletes Bailey Austin and Sam Greenwood shines as they lead their teams to a 2nd and 3rd place finish respectively behind the Louisiana Monroe Warhawks.
Bailey, competing for the Louisiana Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns, scored 4@35 off, helping the Women’s Slalom team into 4th spot. Bailey also took to the water on her trick ski, posting a score of 1310 for another 4th spot finish for the ULL Women’s Tricks team.
Sam Greenwood for the University of Alabama, in his final year of eligibility, lead his team to a 3rd place finish behind the Louisiana schools. Whilst leading a very strong Men’s Jump team to the top spot with his team-leading leap of 182ft which was good for a Silver in the individual competition behind ULM’s Taylor Garcia. Sam also posted scores of 0.5@35 off and 4150 in the tricks event to round out an impressive overall individual performance good for tied 7th spot.
We would like to wish our 3 Event Store athletes all the best heading into the off season and look forward to continuing to follow their career’s on the water next season!
For the full round up of scores please visit the official scorebook at https://www.usawaterski.org/pages/divisions/collegiate/18U035CS.HTM