Athletes Of The Month Selected
- Posted by: usaws
- On: 11/29/2012 11:13:41
- In: Water Skiing
USA Water Ski has selected Freddy Krueger (Winter Garden, Fla.) and Regina Jaquess (Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.) as its Male Athlete of the Month and Female Athlete of the Month, respectively, for November. Krueger and Jaquess are now eligible for the United States Olympic Committee's Athlete of the Month honors.
Krueger won men's jumping with a distance of 209 feet at the IWWF Water Ski & Wakeboard World Cup event, Nov. 23-25, in Palembang, Indonesia. Krueger also won the inaugural Chile Night Jump on Nov. 17 at Laguna Los Morros in San Bernardo, Chile. Krueger soared 215 feet (65.5 meters) in winning the title.
Jaquess won women's slalom with a score of 2-1/2 buoys at 35 feet off at the IWWF Water Ski & Wakeboard World Cup event, Nov. 23-25, in Palembang, Indonesia. She placed third in the women's jumping event.