Hughston Norton

2016: Qualified for NCAA Championships in Colorado, helping Seawolves to ninth-place team finish … at NCAAs, tied for 14th in slalom and was unable to finish giant slalom … during regular season, posted three top-10 results … placed season-high sixth in slalom at New Mexico Invite, seventh in slalom at Colorado Invite and eighth in giant slalom at RMISA Championships ... led the Seawolves in four races … finished ninth in the RMISA MVP standings with 191 points.

Made NCAA debut at Lake Placid, N.Y., March 11-14, finishing 23rd in giant slalom … helped UAA to ninth-place team result at NCAAs … during regular season, posted five top-15 showings, including a season-high ninth-place finish in giant slalom at the NCAA West Regional at Alyeska, Feb. 27-28 … best slalom came at New Mexico Invite, Jan. 30-31, good for 11th … led men’s Alpine team overall in RMISA MVP standings with 139 points, good for 18th … member of USCSA All-Academic Team … named men’s team Most Improved award at end-of-season banquet on April 3.

2014: Concluded rookie campaign with an appearance at the NCAA Championships in Utah, March 5-8 … registered a season-best 18th-place finish in the slalom at the NCAAs and finished 26th in the giant slalom, helping UAA to a 8th-place team finish with 235 points … competed in the giant slalom at the RMISA Championships, helping the Seawolves finish 6th in the team standings … posted a season-best 24th-place result in the giant slalom at the Utah Invite … competed in all 14 races for UAA.

BEFORE UAA: Attended Whittell High School, earning four letters in skiing and football ... in winter of 2013, finished runner-up in the giant slalom at Sugar Bowl, before finishing third at the National Junior Championships in the slalom.

PERSONAL: Born July 7, 1995 in Walnut Creek, Calif. ... son of Mark and Raquel Northon ... has two siblings – Austin and Payton ... aviation technology major.

2016                       GS         SL

Alpine Qualifier           22nd/15th      
Utah Invite                23rd       12th
Montana State Invite       17th       17th
Colorado Invite            19th       7th
New Mexico Invite                     6th/17th
RMISA/NCAA West Regional   8th        25th
NCAA Championships         DNF        T-14th

2015                       GS         SL    
RMISA Alpine Qualifier     24th/23rd  -
Utah Invite                28th       20th
Colorado Invite            11th       24th
New Mexico Invite          -          16th/11th
Alaska Anchorage Invite    10th       21st
RMISA/NCAA West Regional   9th        12th
NCAA Championships         23rd       DNF

2014                       GS         SL
Utah Invite                24th       DNF
NCAA Alpine Qualifier      35th/23rd  -
Montana State Invite       33rd       DNF
Colorado Invite            DNF        22nd
New Mexico Invite          -          23rd/23rd
RMISA/NCAA West Region     32nd       DNF
NCAA Championships         26th       18th


Position: Alpine
Year: Senior
Hometown: Stateline, Nev.
Experience: 3 Letters
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