Sierra-at-Tahoe race results |

Sierra-at-Tahoe race results

Snowboarders Jayda Hammon (5093), Sage Marie Smith (5004), Krystyna Schembri (4978) and Isabelle Wilson race in the girls' 12-13 age division Saturday, Feb. 10, at Sierra-at-Tahoe.
Provided / Roger Ashton |

About 100 athletes competed Saturday, Feb. 10, in the final United States of America Snowboard and Freeski Association’s Skier / Boardercross at Sierra-at-Tahoe.

The competitors came from all over Northern California, and a little farther with a few kids listed from Alaska and Colorado.

“It was a beautiful day and we took advantage of the snow we still have,” said Roger Ashton, president of the Sierra at Tahoe Education Foundation.

South Lake Tahoe residents claimed 10 first-place finishes in the different divisions. The South Shore winners were snowboarders Freya Hammerlein (girls 10-11); Lillia Verduzco (girls 8-9); Graydon Ross (boys 10-11); Lukas Schembri (boys 14-15); Kai Teteak (boys 8-9); and Carter Moynihan (boys 7 and under); and freeskiers Tanner Murphy, of Tahoma (boys 12-13); Zoe Loughlin (girls 12-13); Deia Steinmetz (girls 10-11); Pete Loughlin (men 50-59); and Waylon Evans (boys 7 and under).

Incline had a pair of winners including freeskiers Daisy James (girls 8-9) and Ashlyn James (7 and under).

Next up for the racers is a Far West Tahoe League alpine race on Saturday, Feb. 17, at Boreal and the next USASA event is a slopestyle that will take place Sunday, Feb. 25 at Sierra-at-Tahoe.

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