Fields earns EISA Nordic Skier of the Week honor after Sunday's win

WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Zane Fields (Woodstock,  Vt.) had an historic day Sunday and was honored as the Eastern Intercollegiate Ski Association (EISA) Nordic Skier of the Week on Wednesday.

FIelds, a junior, earned the first EISA victory for a Colby male Nordic skier at the Colby Carnival at Quarry Road Trails. He won by more than 15 seconds with a time of 27 minutes, 52.2 seconds in the 10-kilometer freestyle race.
Fields, who has skied at the NCAA Skiing Championships in his first two years at Colby, helped the men's team place third overall.
Colby will compete at the Sleepy Hollow Ski Center as part of the Saint Michael's College Carnival this Saturday and Sunday.