2012 USSA Junior Worlds Snowboard Team

2012 U.S. SNOWBOARDING FIS JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 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)