Schoepke, Hogan lead alpine team at Eastern meet

MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -- Colby College alpine skier Sandy Schoepke took 26th place and Lily Hogan finished 28th in the giant slalom at the Eastern Championships on Saturday at the Middlebury Snow Bowl.

Schoepke had runs of 57.17 and 58.69 for a two-run total time of 1:55.86. Hogan finished her two runs in 1:56.09. Sophia Sherman was 35th for the Mules in 1:56.82.
 
For the Colby men, Michael Ferri placed 33rd in 2:09.98 and Colbey Derwin took 35th in 2:10.25.
 
The Colby women placed seventh and the men took ninth.