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Eivind  Kvaale
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Eivind Kvaale

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Hoydalsmo, Norway

High School:
Vest-Telemark Videregaaende Skule

Last College:
Lillehammer University College

Height:
6-2

Position:
Nordic

Birthdate:
03/05/1994


03/27/2018

Colorado Avalanche to Honor National Championship Denver Ski Team

DU will be recognized during the Avalanches game against the Flyers

03/10/2018

Pioneers Secure 24th National Title

All six Denver skiers earn All-American status

03/08/2018

Denver Moves Into Second Through Day Two of NCAA Championships

Pioneers Card Three More All-Americans

03/06/2018

Pioneers on the Quest for 24th National Championship

Denver will take to Steamboat Springs for the title

02/27/2018

11 Skiers Named to All-RMISA Teams

Denver leads the conference in honorees

2018:

  • NCAA All-Academic
  • Earned two first-team All-American honors at the NCAA Championships, placing third in the freestyle and the fourth in the classical events
  • One of 12 skiers to compete at the NCAA Championships in Steamboat Springs
  • Skied in dominant fashion in his second season as a Pioneer, finishing in the top-10 in all but one meet he competed in
  • Made the 1st RMISA All-Conference Team
  • RMISA Skier of the Week
  • Raced for third in both the sprint and freestyle at the U.S. Cross Country Championships
  • Took third in the freestyle and sixth in the classical at Montana State
  • Earned fifth in both events at Utah
  • Placed fourth in the freestyle at the New Mexico Invitational
  • At the Denver Invitational, raced for fourth in the freestyle and eighth in the classical
  • At the RMISA Championships, earned podium finishes with second in the classical and first in the freestyle

2017:

  • Made the 2nd RMSIA All-Conference Team
  • Finished sixth in the 20k Freestyle and seventh in the 10k Classic at the RMISA Championships 
  • Collected a fifth in 20k Freestyle and a seventh place finish in the 10k Classic race at the University of Alaska Anchorage Invitational
  • Finished 11th in the Freestyle sprint at the Seawolf Invitational and helped Denver 2 in the Mixed 4*5k relay to make the 10th place
  • Laid claim to an eighth place finish in the 10k Freestyle race at the Montana State Invitational 
  • Skied impressive races at the Utah Invitational, finishing in fifth in the 15k Freestyle and fourth place in the Classic Sprint, collecting his best finishes of the season 
Before Denver: 
  • Attended Lillehammer University College. 
  • Graduated at the top of his class in high school. 

Personal: 
  • Born March 5th, 1994. 
  • Parents are Ketil Kvaale and Anne Kristin Romberg Kvaale. 
  • Has two siblings, Steinar (33) and Silje (30). 
  • Chose the University of Denver because "they have the best ski team competing in the NCAA and also because of their great business school."
  • Hobbies include all outdoor activities, cycling, hiking, and hunting. 
  • Kvaale is also a classically trained pianist, he loves playing the piano as well as other instruments. 

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