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James Kitch
James Kitch
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Belmont, Mass.
High School: Belmont
Position: Nordic

First-Year (2018-19)
At the St. Lawrence Carnival (Jan. 12-13): Paced the Crimson nordic squad in collegiate debut, placing 18th overall in the 10K classic with a time of 30:14.3 (27 pts).

Before Harvard:
Competed on the Varsity Spring Track team at Belmont…2018 National Champion, Skate Sprint at Cross-Country Junior Nationals…Won first place in Skate Sprint, fourth in the 10km Classic, sixth in the 10km Skate, and first in the 3x3km relay at the 2018 Junior Nationals…Named to the 2018 U.S. Ski and Snowboard National Training Group…Placed second overall at the 2018 Eastern High School Championships…2018 NENSA Gallagher Award winner…Named to the 2018 NENSA Elite Team…Six-time All-American at Cross-Country Junior Nationals…Three-time New England Regional Elite Group nominee…Three-time New England Junior National team member…Four-time Massachusetts Eastern High School Championship team member…Third overall at the 2017 Eastern High School Championships, placing first in the 7.5km mass start and first in the 4x3.75km mixed relay…Two-time NENSA Development Team member…Participated in the 2016 National U16 Junior Camp… Enjoys the outdoors, playing the cello, hiking, and running.

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