Huit, Win Parallel Snowboarding
Dec. 01, 2001
ISHGL, Austria (AP) _ Nicolas Huit of France and points leader Doris Guenther of Austria won Saturday in World Cup parallel giant slalom snowboarding.
Huit outrode Stephan Copp of Sweden in the men's final. Huit is second on the standings with 1,760 points, behind Dejan Kosir of Slovenia, who has 2,090. Kosir was ninth to Huit.
Guenther got her second consecutive win when she beat Sara Fischer of Sweden in the final. Guenther has 2,050 points, 100 more than Steffi von Siebenthal of Switzerland, who wound up fifth.