University Ski Racing

Alberta Alpine recognizes that a number of graduates from Alberta ski racing programs continue to ski competitively at the University and College level. In doing so, these senior athletes have committed to not only a post-secondary education but also the pursuit of elite athletics in our sport.

Congratulations to the following Alberta athletes currently active and racing for University Teams:

Athlete Name                 Home Club                                          University Team

Sean Alexander              Calgary Alpine Racing Club             University of Alaska

Jeff Bell                            Calgary Alpine Racing Club             Montana State University

Rob Greig                        Team Panorama                                  University of New Mexico

Kaitlyn Gibson                 Calgary Alpine Racing Club             Harvard University

Mia Henry                         Banff Alpine                                         Montana State University

Makena Jones                 Team Panorama                                 Williams University

Tony Naciuk                     Edmonton Ski Club / CARC            University of Alaska

Jocelyn McCarthy          Rabbit Hill                                             Montana State University

Curtis McKillop               Banff Alpine                                          University of Alaska

Hannah Melinchuk         Rabbit Hill                                             Dartmouth University

Erik Read                          Banff Alpine                                         Denver University

Kevyn Read                      Banff Alpine                                         Dartmouth University



Hannah Melinchuk, AST Alumni now races for Darmouth College Ski Team – seen here racing at the 2015 Nor-Am Cup in Panorama


The Senior Class of Graduates from the Alpine Skiing NCAA 2015 Western Finals at the Senior Banquet in Alyeska, Alaska.

From left to right: Luke Patterson, Coach of the University of Utah Utes, former Alberta Ski Team member and Banff Alpine Racer; Stephanie Irwin skiing for Montana State Bobcats, former CAST member, AST member, and a Banff Alpine Racer; Curtis McKillop skiing for University of Alaska Anchorage Seawovles, former AST member, and Banff Alpine Racer; Andy Trow skiing for University of Utah Utes, former CAST member, AST member and a Sunshine Ski and Snowboard Club member; Sean Alexander skiing for the University of Anchorage Alaska Seawolves, former AST member, and a Calgary Alpine Racing Club member; Tianda Carroll skiing for the NCAA champion University of Denver Pioneers, former CAST member, former AST member and a member of Jasper Ski Club; Trevor Philp skiing for University of Denver Pioneers, a current CAST member, former AST member and a Banff Alpine Racer.