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Jack Despres
Jack Despres
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Waitsfield, Vt.
High School: Green Mountain Valley School
Position: Alpine

First-year (2018-19)

Appeared at all six carnivals for the Crimson...At the St. Lawrence Carnival (Jan. 11-13): Contested the first run of the giant slalom with a time of 1:08.22, but DNF'd on the second run...At the UNH Carnival (Jan. 18-19): Placed 21st in the giant slalom with a time of 2:13.04, but DNF'd in the slalom...At the UVM Carnival (Feb. 1-2): Placed 22nd in the giant slalom with a time of 2:08.46, then contested the first run of the slalom in a time of 57.93, but DNF'd on the second run...At the Dartmouth Carnival (Feb. 8-9): DNF'd in the slalom...At the Middlebury Carnival (Feb. 15-16): Finished 48th in the giant slalom with a time of 2:11.63, before placing 52nd in the slalom with a time of 1:45.91...At the Bates Carnival/EISA Regionals (Feb. 22-23): Placed 35th in the giant slalom off a time of 2:41.56, before taking 52nd in the slalom with a time of 2:04.93. 

Before Harvard:
Competed on the lacrosse, soccer, and alpine skiing teams while at Green Mountain Valley School…Member of the Vermont All-state lacrosse team…Qualified and competed in the U16, U18 and U19 Alpine National Championships…Qualified and competed in the US Alpine Junior and Senior National Championships…Ranked fifth in downhill, sixth in Super-G, and eighth in Giant Slalom in his age group.

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