Matthews takes third at NorAm | SummitDaily.com

Matthews takes third at NorAm

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Team Summit’s Mikaela Matthews landed on the podium last Friday after capturing the bronze medal in the single moguls competition at the 2008 Canada Post NorAm Freestyle Frenzy event series. Held at Apex Mountain Resort in British Columbia, the event featured international, developing athletes competing to advance in World Cup rankings. Ani Haas, of the U.S., won the event and Maxime Dufour-Lapoint of Canada was the silver medalist. Team Summit’s Whitney Henceroth took 10th, while Jordan Poyfair and Rebecca Miller finished 19th and 20th, respectively. Team Summit’s Justin Henceroth placed 20th and Brandon Denker was 27th in the men’s competition.Team Summit will also compete at Winter Park today and Saturday in the NorAm finals.