Tess Johnson, 15, qualifies for World Cup start

28th January, 2016 by

By John LaConte

VAIL — Tess Johnson’s coach told her that once she makes it to the U.S. Ski Team, the hard part really begins.The 15-year-old moguls skier from Edwards did more than listen to those words — she proved them true, qualifying for the top level of competition in one of her very first acts as a member of the team.After an impressive performance at the U.S. freestyle team selections event in December, Johnson actually earned herself starts at two World Cup stops this season, but the first one was canceled due to lack of snow. She is now scheduled to make …

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