2012 USSA Junior Worlds Snowboard Team


The USSA has chosen their top junior athletes to represent the USA at the 2012 Junior World Championships in Sierra Nevada, Spain March 24th-31st.  Minnesota must have something in the water that makes great riders; as you’ll notice, there is a rider from Minnesota in each discipline.

Men – Slopestyle

Kent Callister, Bend, OR 11/9/1995 (Mount Bachelor Sports Education Foundation)
Easton Gilman, Chisago City, MN 5/9/1994
Brandon Davis, Mammoth Lakes, CA 8/30/1995
Ben Ferguson, Bend, OR 1/21/1995

Women – Slopestyle
Phoebe Novello, West Windsor, VT 2/11/1994 (Stratton Mountain School)
Karly Shorr, Milford, MI 5/18/1994
Indigo Monk, Manhattan Beach, CA 1/5/1995
Ty Walker, Stowe, VT 3/3/1997 (Mount Mansfield Ski & Snowboard Club)

Men – Halfpipe
Kent Callister, Bend, OR 11/9/1995 (Mount Bachelor Sports Education Foundation)
Chase Josey, Hailey, ID 3/31/1995 (Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation)
Joey Mensch, Moriches, NY 1/24/1992 (Winter Park Competition Center)
Alex Kondo, Malone, WI 8/21/1994

Women – Halfpipe
Arielle Gold, Steamboat Springs, CO 5/4/1996 (Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club)
Haillie Soderholm, Savage, MN 4/25/1996 (Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club)
Kirby Kelly, Algonquin, IL 4/6/1995 (Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club)

Men – Snowboardcross
Cole Johnson, Reno, NV 9/21/1993 (Squaw Valley Ski Team)
Mike Perle, Saddle River, NJ 1/21/1994 (Stratton Mountain School)
Hunter Murphy, Deephaven, MN 11/22/1993

Women – Snowboardcross
Faye Gulini, Salt Lake City, UT 3/24/1992
Jackie Hernandez, Londonderry, VT 12/2/1992 (International Snowboard Training Center)
Rosie Mancari, Anchorage, AK 1/22/1994
Noelle Edwards, Stamford, CT 12/23/1996 (Stratton Mountain School)

Men – Alpine Snowboard
Chris Allen, Center Harbor, NH 3/22/1992 (Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club)
AJ Muss, Rumson, NJ 12/15/1994 (Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club)

Women – Alpine Snowboard
Cassie Wagar, Steamboat Springs, CO 2/19/1993 (Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club)
Meghan Graham, West Minnetonka, MN 6/6/1994 (Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club)