UMF’s Keough wins national snowboard title

Posted March 08, 2011, at 9:39 p.m.

SUN VALLEY, Idaho — University of Maine-Farmington junior Katie Keough claimed the women’s snowboard giant slalom title at the United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboarding championships Tuesday.

She edged out Kaylee Taylor of Loyola Marymount, completing her two runs in 1 minute, 51.6 seconds to Taylor’s 1:52.0.

Keough, the lone UMF racer at the event, is a two-time All-American in the giant slalom. She’ll compete in boardercross qualifying Wednesday.


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