Nordic ski teams returned to Northwest Suburban Conference action at Elm Creek Park Reserve Jan. 3.
Cross country skiers finally had enough man-made snow to glide across area trails as the season flipped into high gear over the last week.
Two nordic skiers from Andover and Coon Rapids have had an impact on the record-setting nordic skiing season at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth this winter. The names Jeremy Hecker and Joe Dubay might conjure-up fond memories of high-level nordic skiing at the junior divisions before both had to step away for the sport for various reasons.
Twenty of some of the top programs in nordic skiing converged on the cross country ski trails at Theodore Wirth Park in Minneapolis for the annual AABCC Relays Jan. 14.