2018-19 U.S. Snowboard Team Nominations

24 May 2018 12:53
2017 SBX Team World Champions Nick Baumgartner and Hagen Kearney are among the athletes nominated to the 2018-19 U.S. Snowboard Team
2017 SBX Team World Champions Nick Baumgartner and Hagen Kearney are among the athletes nominated to the 2018-19 U.S. Snowboard Team -
Oliver Kraus

U.S. Ski & Snowboard has announced the U.S. Snowboard Team snowboard cross nominations for the 2018-19 season.

The U.S. fielded one of the most dominant snowboard teams ever last season, bringing home eight individual World Cup podiums including three wins as well as two more third rank finishes in the team event series.

2017 Team Snowboard Cross World Champions Nick Baumgartner and hagen Kearney as well as Mr. X Games Nate Holland are just a few of the returning veterans on the 8-athlete pro team rosters, along some more talented young riders on the development and rookie teams.

U.S. Snowboard Team 2018-19 Team Nominations

(Hometown; Club; USASA Series; Birthdate)

 

A TEAM

Men

Nick Baumgartner (Iron River, Mich.; Superior Series; 12/17/81)

Jonathan Cheever (Saugus, Mass.; Maine Mountain Series; 4/17/85)

Alex Deibold (Manchester, Vt.; Stratton Mountain School; Southern Vermont Series; 5/8/86)

Mick Dierdorff (Steamboat Springs, Colo.; Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club; Rocky Mountain Series; 4/30/91)

Nate Holland (Sandpoint, Idaho; Northwest Series; 11/8/78)

Hagen Kearney (Norwood, Colo.; International Snowboard Training Center; Rocky Mountain Series; 11/6/91)

 

Women

Faye Gulini (Salt Lake City, Utah; Ski & Snowboard Club Vail; Rocky Mountain Series; 3/24/92)

Lindsey Jacobellis (Stratton Mountain, Vt.; Stratton Mountain, School; Southern Vermont Series; 8/19/85)

 

B TEAM

Men

Jake Vedder (Pinckney, Mich.; International Snowboard Training Center; Rocky Mountain Series; 4/16/98)

 

Women

Rosie Mancari (Anchorage, Alaska; Steamboat Spring Winter Sports Club; Big Alaska Series; 1/22/94)

 

DEVELOPMENT GROUP

Men

Cole Johnson (Reno, Nev.; Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club; South Tahoe Series; 9/21/93)

Senna Leith (Vail, Colo.; International Snowboard Training Center; Rocky Mountain Series; 4/8/97)

 

Women

Meghan Tierney (Edwards, Colo.; International Snowboard Training Center; Rocky Mountain Series; 1/15/97)

Stacy Gaskill (Golden, Colo.; Winter Park Snowboard Team; Rocky Mountain Series; 5/21/00)