In a field of 72 racers, Elise Balin of the Mt. Shasta Ski Team placed 3rd in the Jan. 26, 2013 U14 Far West girls giant slalom at the Mt. Shasta Ski Park and 4th in a second GS held the following day.

Seventy-two girls and 78 boys from teams from as far away as Mammoth competed in U14 Far West North Series giant slalom races at the Mt. Shasta Ski Park Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 26-27, 2013.

Elise Balin of the Mt. Shasta Ski Team placed 3rd in Saturday's girls race with a two-run time of 2:06.9. The winning time was 1:58.83.

Elise finished 4th in Sunday's race in 2:02.38. The winning time was 1:55.09.

Also for the Mt. Shasta Ski Team, Sabrina Sutter placed 50th Saturday in 2:26.52 and 52nd Sunday in 2:25.93.