Joel Hedrick (center), Casey Andringa (left) and Troy Tully (right) swept the podium for the U.S. in the men's duals competition at the Park City Mountain NorAm. (USSA)
PARK CITY, UT (Feb. 22, 2016) – After kicking off the NorAm circuit with a strong showing in Calgary, American skiers performed once again in the moguls and dual moguls NorAm held Feb. 20-21 at Park City Mountain.
With no super final, Saturday’s results were taken from the round of 16. U.S. national team member Tess Johnson, who won the duals competition in Calgary, took home another win in the women’s single moguls. Teammate Heidi Kloser (Vail, CO) was second and Kelly Lawson (Boulder, CO/Winter Park Competition Center) third.
Emerson Smith (Frisco, CO/Ski & Snowboard Club Vail) took the win in singles for the men, his second NorAm podium of the season. Casey Andringa (Boulder, CO/Ski & Snowboard Club Vail) was second, with Canada’s Laurent Dumais in third.
The Australians had a strong showing in Sunday’s women’s duals competition, with Taylah O’Neill and Madi Himbury landing on the podium in first and third. USA’s Kaitlyn Harrell (Morro Bay, CA/Ski & Snowboard Club Vail) was second.
U.S. skiers swept the podium on the men’s side, with Joel Hedrick (Fort Collins, CO/Winter Park Competition Center) taking the win. Andringa was on the podium for the second time during the weekend, finishing second, with Troy Tully (Armonk, NY/Wasatch Freestyle) in third.
With the second NorAm competition of the season in the books, Emerson Smith is currently leading the men’s overall standings with 286 points. Tess Johnson is leading the women’s standings with 300 points. The tour continues Feb. 27-28 in Val St. Come, Quebec.