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High school snow sports

Windjammer Nordic skiers excel at Maine Outdoor Wellness Center

Gill (third), Hildreth (ninth) finish top 10; story includes video, more than 160 photos
By Staff | Feb 19, 2021
Photo by: Mark Haskell Camden Hills' Alley Johnson works around the course on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner.

Turner — The sun was bright, temperatures cold and expectations high on Wednesday, Feb. 17 as the Camden Hills Nordic ski teams participated in spirited races at the Maine Outdoor Wellness Center.

On the girls side, the Windjammers finished fourth among six teams, as Maranacook of Readfield finished first. Mount Ararat of Topsham, Edward Little of Auburn, Winthrop and host Leavitt also participated.

On the boys side, Camden Hills also finished fourth among seven teams, as Edward Little ended first and Maranacook, Dirigo of Dixfield, Spruce Mountain of Jay, Mount Ararat and host Leavitt also participated.

Watch video and see more than 160 photos below.

The Nordic ski facility at the Maine Outdoor Wellness Center was conceived in memory of recent Leavitt Area High School graduate Roy Varney, who died in a farming accident shortly after he graduate in 2019. He also was a two-time Nordic ski champion for the Hornets.

They were the first official ski races held at MOWC.

Allison Gill was the top area finisher on the girls side, as she worked to third for Camden Hills, while Wilson Gray finished 15th on the boys side to lead the Windjammers.

The following is a recap of local results:

Boys — 15, Gray, 20:57.3; 16, Elias Porter, 20:59.1; 18, Ian Orsmond, 21:30.3; and 35, Soren Beckstrom, 26:32.6.

Girls — 3, Gill, 22:17.6; 9, Elsie Hildreth, 24:08.7; 17, Claire Wyman, 26:19.7; 20, Alley Johnson, 26:45.7; 21, Lillian Nelson, 27:00.4; 23, Delia Cognard, 27:36.5; 30, Julianna Day, 32:59.4; 31, Abigail Harrison, 33:11.2; 35, Mae Dostie, 36:22.6; and 37, Eliana Cortese, 46:56.6.

Courier Publications' sports staff can be reached by email at sports@villagesoup.com or by phone at 594-4401.

Camden Hills Nordic ski
Camden Hills participates in Nordic skiing on Feb. 17 at Leavitt High School in Turner. (Video by: Mark Haskell and Zack Miller)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Camden Hills on Feb. 17 in high school Nordic skiing at Leavitt in Turner. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
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