West Linn sends 16 to compete in state snowboard competition
The West Linn snowboard team is ready for the biggest competition of the year.
The Lions — 16 of them in all — began competition in the Oregon Interscholastic Snowboard Association state meet Wednesday and will continue through Saturday at Mt. Hood Meadows.
The 16 Lions have qualified to participate in a variety of events including banked slalom, boardercross, slopestyle and halfpipe. The OISA awards banquet for all riders will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Mt. Hood Resort in Welches.
West Linn boarders who have qualified for state are: Elliott Avery, Ashton Bowerly, Blane Burton, Gavin Campbell, Ashley Chon, Will Craig, Asher Isaacson, Averie McCurry, Kyli Miller, Peter Moller, Lucas O'Doud-Vega, Ava Paul, Derek Pickett, Evan Potter, Ronan Retzlaff, and Tanner Southwick.