Published DateThe Gilford High School Alpine ski team won the Division III state championship for girl and runner-up for boys. The championships were held last week at Gunstock.
In the boys' races, Gilford's Gunner Stecher took first place in the slalom. Keaton Quigley took seventh, Beck Stecher finished eighth, Spencer McEvoy was 23rd and Collin Hildrith finished 28th. Gunner Stecher again finished first in the GS race, Quigley followed in third. Beck Stecher came in 11th, McEvoy in 32 and Hildrith in 56rd.
In the girls' races, Gilford's Caitlin Houston finished third in the slalom, while Grace McLaughlin placed eighth, Emily Hanf was 13th, Stratton Coleman finished 20th and Kelly Gallant was 53rd. In the GS race, McLaughlin took fourth, Houston finished in sixth place, Coleman was 15th, Hanf was 17th and Gallant finished 50th.
At the Meet of Champions, held March 6th at Cannon, Gilford will be represented by Houston, McLaughlin, Quigley, and Gunner and Beck Stecher.