Athletes from the greater Wausau/Central Wisconsin High Schools, including Home Schooled students, are invited to participate. Previous cross-country experience is not required to join. All questions should be directed to Sally Wenzel, Program Manager, 715-721-0044 or Ross Dreger, Head Coach (715)693-4690.
Wausau Nordic United Girls win WI Nordic Ski 2018 Championship
Wausau Nordic United High School Girls Team won the 2018 Wisconsin Nordic Ski Championships on Sunday, February 11 with 14 points, placing three skiers among the individual top ten in Cable, Wisconsin. United’s junior Olivia Dreger lead the team with a 1st place finish in the two-day pursuit race, followed closely by junior Lauren Lackman in third place. Senior Anna Buchberger rounded out the team score in 10th place.
1st Olivia Dreger 40:31 – State Champion
3rd Lauren Lackman 40:42
10th Anna Buchberger 43:53
12th Ally Swensen 44:17
28th Sophia Schenzel 47:44
34th Erin Bennett 48:32
40th Erin Ross 49:21
46th Isabelle Bednorski 50:27
54th Erin Achatz 51:11
61st Abby Opatik 52:34
Wausau United Nordic Boys took 10th place overall in team results.
31st Andrew Ross 38:56
33rd Caleb Novitch 39:07
40th Aiden Earll 39:23
46th Stephen Koch 39:43
62nd Cooper Stamp 42:06
65th Lucas Allen 42:14
67th Sam Hagedorn 42:24
71st Jacob Novitch 43:17
82nd Alex Gosse 45:25
2017-2018 Wausau Nordic United Team
Coaches Ross Dreger and Ernie Luedke
Front row: Lauren Lackman, Cooper Stamp, Lucas Allen, Jacob Novitch
Second row: Erin Bennett, Stephen Koch
Third row: Aiden Earll, Abby Opatik, Olivia Dreger, Anna Buchberger, Sophie Schenzel, Ally Swensen
Back row: Sam Hagedorn, Erin Achatz, Caleb Novitch
Not pictured: Isabelle Bednorski, Alex Gosse, Andrew Ross, Erin Ross
2018 Wisconsin High School Girls Champions!
Left to Right: Anna Buchberger, State Champ Olivia Dreger, Lauren Lackman, Ally Swensen
Bottom to top: Olivia Dreger, Ally Swensen, Anna Buchberger, Abby Opatik, Sophie Schenzel, Isabelle Bednorski, Erin Achatz, Lauren Lackman, Erin Bennett, Erin Ross