Veteran team member Scott Anderson of Rossland led the charge for the BC ski team's four top-15 results in Thursday's giant slalom in Panorama, BC.

Anderson, a four year member of the men's team, wearing bib number eight crossed the line in sixth place in a two run combined time of 2:14.63. Following on the heels of Anderson in seventh place was North Vancouver's Manuel Osborne Paradis in 2:14.89. Also of North Vancouver was Robbie Dixon in 10th in two minutes 16.51 and Vernon's Graham Kraft in 14th in 2:19.03. In his rookie year and just out of reach of the top-15 was North Vancouver's Marcus Waring finishing 16th in 2:19.20.

Hershey Cup action continues in Panorama Friday with a men's and women's giant slalom followed by men's and women's slaloms Saturday and Sunday.

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The BC Alpine Ski Association organizes and coordinates alpine ski racing within the province of British Columbia and is the host association for the BC Ski Team. BC Alpine is a member Provincial Sport Organization (PSO) of Alpine Canada Alpin who is responsible for Canadian alpine race programs and the National Ski Team. BC Alpine promotes competitive skiing on behalf of its 42 member clubs and 6,000 athletes, officials and coaches across British Columbia.

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Sue-Lynda Bate
Communications Manager
BC Alpine Ski Association
604.737.3071

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