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  Kristiina Rove
Kristiina Rove

Player Profile
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Espoo, Finland

Last College:
University of Lapland

Position:
Alpine

03/08/2013

Two Utah Skiers Place in Top 10 of Slalom at NCAA Championships

Utes in fourth place in overall team standings.

03/06/2013

Utah Skiing Posts Two Top-5 Finishes at NCAA Championships

Elliot ties for second in men's GS.

03/04/2013

Utah Skiing Heads to NCAA Championships

Utes compete Mar. 6-9 in Middlebury, Vt.

02/25/2013

Utah Skiing Announces Lineup for NCAA Championships

National meet held Mar. 6-9 in Middlebury, Vt.

02/24/2013

Utah Skiing Finishes Third at RMISA Championships

Kobal finishes second in women's slalom.

Rove's Career FinishesGet Acrobat Reader

2013: Earned All-America honors in the giant slalom with a fourth-place finish at the NCAA Championships ... also finished 11th in the slalom at NCAA's ... second-team All-RMISA ... finished second in the GS at the RMISA Championships on Feb. 23 ... placed among the top five in six races ... turned in a trio of fourth-place finishes, in the GS at the Utah Invite on Feb. 6 and both slalom events at the New Mexico Invite, Feb. 9-10.

Before Utah: Attended the University of Lapland for two years ... graduated from Kuusamo Upper Secondary School in 2010 ... member of the Finnish National Junior Team from 2006-10 ... competed with the Finnish National Team at the European Cup Team from 2010-12 ... had 10 top-3 finishes at the Finnish National Championships, including third place in the GS in 2012, third in the slalom in 2011 and third in the GS in 2010 ... posted seven top-three finishes at the Finnish National Junior Championships, including first in the giant slalom and second in the slalom in 2009 and third in the giant slalom in 2007 ... posted a 29th-place finish in the slalom at the 2009 World Cup ... registered two top-30 finishes at European Cup, including a 26th-place effort in the giant slalom at La Molina in 2011 and a 28th-place finish in the GS at Soldeu in 2011.

Personal: Daughter of Ilkka and Kirsti Rove ... sister Katariina and brother Henri ... also enjoys water sports ... majoring in Business.

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