Erich Ziegler named MIAC Nordic Skier of the Week

Posted on February 10th, 2004 by

Gustavus Adolphus College sophomore Erich Ziegler (Crystal Falls, Mich.) won the 24 kilometer classical race at the North End Classic in Cable, Wisconsin on Sunday, February 8. As a result of his performance, Ziegler was named the Male Nordic Skier of the Week for February 2-8 by the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Ziegler bested a field of 136 skiers with a time of 1:19:05.8. He finished one minute ahead of the second place finisher. Ziegler will continue his quest for a berth in the NCAA Championships this weekend as he and his teammates will take part in NCAA Qualifier #4 taking place at the Graystone Trail System in St. Cloud, Minn.

Erich is the son of Bill and Joyce Zielger of Crystal Falls, Michigan.

MIAC Athlete of the Week


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