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  Mikaela Grassl
Mikaela Grassl

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sunne, Sweden

Event:
Alpine

On Grassl: Four-time NCAA Championships qualifier and three-time All-American (two slalom, one GS).

2009: Qualified eighth in the women's GS ... finished 13th in the GS at NCAA's and 15th in the slalom ... four top eight finishes in GS ... second in slalom at the Seawolf Invitational ... best meet of the year was the CU Invitational with an eighth-place run in the giant slalom with a finish of ninth in the slalom ... sixth in GS at the DU Invite with a seventh in the RMISA qualifier ... 11th in slalom at the UAA Invitational ... MWC Scholar-Athlete.

2008: Had best slalom finish of the year at the NCAA Championships, earning All-America honors with a fourth-place run ... was 14th in the GS at NCAA's ... finished fifth in the slalom at the Western Regional and was 15th in the giant slalom ... sixth in both the slalom and giant slalom at the Utah Invitational ... eight in the slalom at the New Mexico Invite ... eighth in the GS at Western State ... placed eighth in the giant slalom and 14th in the slalom at the CU Invite ... ninth in the makeup GS qualifying race.

2007: Posted a sixth-place finish in the slalom and recorded a tenth-place finish in the GS at the NCAA Championships, earning All-America honors in both disciplines ... seventh in the slalom at the Utah Invitational ... recorded a third-place GS finish at the New Mexico Invitational.

2006: Skied 23rd in the giant slalom and 28th in the slalom at the NCAA Championships ... grabbed seventh in the SL and 15th in the giant slalom at the NCAA West Regional ... earned Academic All-America honors ... raced to a seventh-place mark in the SL at the Western State Invite ... Dean's List recipient.

Beyond Utah: Finished 12th in the super-G at the 2005 Sweden National Championships ... skied fifth in the super-G at the National Junior Championships in `05 ... raced third in the parallel slalom at the National Junior Championships in `04 ... placed third in the slalom at the National Junior Championships in `04 ... garnered fourth-place in the SL at the National Junior Championships in `04 ... notched seventh in the giant slalom at the National Junior Championships in `04 ... rallied to 10th-place in the downhill at the junior championships in `04.

Personal: Daughter of Helmut and Maria Grassl ... plans on majoring in architecture ... born August 5, 1985.

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