Falcon Snowboarders Finish Season With States at Okemo

OKEMO–The North Country Snowboard teams' wrapped up their season with the state meet at Okemo Mountain on Friday.The boys took home fifth place, combining a 61 in Giant Slalom, 54 on the Half-pipe, and a Slope Style score of 76 for a total of 191 points. Josh Brien's twenty-second place finish was the high-water mark for the Falcons in the slope competition. Justin Christopher was thirty-second, Nick Kincaid thirty-eighth, Mike LeMay forty-sixth, and Chuck Norton fifty-fifth.In the half-pipe competition the Falcons fared much better, with Kincaid coming in tenth, Brien fifteenth, Christopher seventeenth, LeMay thirty-eighth, and Norton was forty-second.The girls total score of 92 earned them the fourth overall spot at states. Starting with the Slope Style competition, Anna Ghelli came in tenth, Kay Debonnville twenty-ninth, Danielle Gabucci twenty-third, and Ms. Lampris-Tremba twenty-eighth.In the Half-pipe Ghelli was once again in the number ten spot, Tremba-Lampris twenty-first, Gabucci in twenty-second, and Debonnville twenty-ninth.