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Harvard Alpine Skiing Welcomes Class of 2020

Harvard Alpine Skiing Welcomes Class of 2020

The Crimson opens its 2016-17 season at the St. Lawrence Carnival on Jan. 20 (Gil Talbot).

CAMBRIDGE, Mass
. – Tim Mitchell, the Paul J. Finnegan Family Head Coach for Harvard Skiing, welcomes five newcomers to the alpine squad for the 2016-17 campaign. Courtney Clark, Alexander Dorfman, Lars Hornburg, Carter Kendig and Dillon Smith will make up the class of 2020.

Courtney Clark
| Greensburg, Pa. | Shady Side Academy
Finished second overall in Pennsylvania in 2015 … Also finished second in the Northeastern Region … Competed in the USSA for 10 years as member of an alpine club team … Four-year letterwinner in soccer at Shady Side Academy and Valley School of Ligonier … Presidential Scholarship finalist … National Merit Scholarship finalist.

Alexander Dorfman
| New York City, New York | Riverdale Country
Invited to the Alpine Skiing British Junior National Training Team in 2016 … Three-year letterwinner in tennis … Named captain for 2016 season.

Lars Hornburg
| Traverse City, Mich. | Traverse City Central
Four-year letterwinner for Traverse City Central ski team … Senior captain … Placed second in the state finals for the slalom … Team received runner-up honors at skiing state finals three times … Named first team all-state for skiing for junior and senior seasons … Earned second team All-state honors in freshman and sophomore campaigns … Three-year letterwinner for soccer … All-state scholar athlete throughout high school … Honor roll student all four years.

Carter Kendig | Carlisle, Mass. | Green Mountain Valley School
Four-year letterwinner in soccer and skiing at Green Mountain Valley School … Earned Vermont all-state honors … Named team captain in soccer during senior campaign … Received highest academic honors for all four years of high school … Also played lacrosse as a senior.

Dillon Smith
| Norwood, N.J. | Northwood School
Member of the alpine and lacrosse teams at Northwood for four years … Selected as captain for alpine team during senior season … Class Valedictorian … Northwood Citizenship Prize and Northwood Science Award in 2016 … Cum Laude Society member in 2015-16 … Brown University Book Award and Northwood Underclassmen Science Award as a junior.

 

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS