high school roundup Brunswick’s Murray captures ski race
Brunswick School’s Ian Murray posted a two-run total time of 46.13 seconds finish first overall in the opening Connecticut Interscholastic Skiing League Race at Mount Southington recently.
Competing against eight other teams, the Bruins went 4-4 in the meet.
Murray registered the fastest time in the opening run (22.14) against 204 other racers. Murray was quick enough on the final run to hold off the second-place finisher from Ridgefield by 0.51 seconds.
Jose Riera of the Bruins had the second-best time on the first run (23.03), while finishing 27th overall.
As a team, Brunswick’s top six racers finished with a collective time of 314.71, besting Pomperaug (325.07), Guilford (348.65), Westhill (372.31) and Danbury. The Bruins finished behind Ridgefield (295.13), Southington (297.92), Hand (301.04) and Fairfield Prep (301.86).