FARMINGTON, Maine - Kyle Farrington and Alexa Pelletier have been named UMF Student-Athletes of the Week for their performances during the week ending February 9th, 2020.
Farrington, a senior alpine skier took first place and second place in two races this weekend to help the Beavers sweep the weekend with two wins for the first time in the last four years. Kyle Farrington took first place overall with a time of 56.78 with a time of 28.48 in run one and a time of 28.30 in run two at Lost Valley on Saturday. Farrington then took second place at Titcomb Mountain on Sunday with a time of 1:10.77 after a time of 36.43 in run one and a time of 34.34 in run two.
Pelletier also had a stellar weekend with a second-place overall finish with a time of 30.97 in run one and a time of 30.72 in run two for a total time of 1:01.69 at Lost Valley and then a fourth-place finish overall with a total time of 1:15.91 after a time of 38.20 in run one and a time of 37.71 in run two helping the Beavers sweep the weekend with two wins.