Duluth Native Kubek Makes Nat'l Biathlon Team

By KBJR News 1

April 18, 2014 Updated Apr 18, 2014 at 10:45 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Duluth, Minn. native Anna Kubek has been nominated for the 'X Team' of the United States Biathlon National Team for the 2014-15 season, it was announced on Friday afternoon.

The 'X Team' is new this year and designed for athletes who have shown exceptional potential for success at the World Cup and Olympic level, and its participants will be based in Lake Placid, N.Y. along with the 'A Team' members for both the men's and women's teams.

Kubek was a high school standout at Duluth East, helping the Greyhounds win two straight MSHSL nordic skiing championships as a sophomore and junior and also winning an individual state title as a senior.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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