McLaughlin tops super-G at Whiteface

WILMINGTON – Prescott McLaughlin turned in the fastest time of the day Friday in the Eastern Cup super-G race at Whiteface Mountain.

McLaughlin clocked a time of 53.27 seconds to beat runner-up Sam Morse by .04 seconds.

Peter Martens of National Sports Academy was the top local finisher with his 14th-place result in 54.60. Teammate Colin Martens (54.89) wasn’t far behind in 16th and Kei Kullberg was 20th in 55.00. Andrew Yoviene rounded out the NSA crew with his 54th place finish in 58.02.

It was the fourth Eastern Cup race in as many days at Whiteface. The events were hosted by the New York Ski Educational Foundation.