BABSON PARK, Mass.—Coming off a historic 2018 campaign that saw the men come within a tiebreaker of their first national championship and the women match their best finish in school history, Babson College head coach Joe Harty released the program's 2019 schedule on Tuesday morning.
The Beavers begin five consecutive weekends of MacConnell Division competition on January 10 with two days of competition at Okemo Mountain in Ludlow, Vt. The Green and White travels Gunstock Mountain in Gilford, N.H., to compete in the giant slalom on January 18, which is followed by the slalom at Pat's Peak Ski Area in Henniker, N.H., on January 19.
Babson visits Whiteface Mountain in Lake Placid, N.Y., for two straight giant slalom races on January 26-27, and will return to West Mountain in Queensbury, N.Y., for the GS on February 2 and the slalom on February 3. The Beavers wrap up the regular season with a pair of slalom competitions at Proctor Ski Area in Andover, N.H., on February 9-10.
Following a weekend off, the MacConnell Division's top five teams head to Sugarloaf Mountain in Carrabassett Valley, Maine, for the United States Collegiate Ski & Snowboard Association (USCSA) Eastern Regional Championships on February 23-24. The top five teams at the regionals will qualify for the USCSA National Championships at Snow King Mountain in Jackson Hole, Wyo., from March 12-16.