MERIDIAN, IDAHO > FREESTYLE SKIING
Alexi, a senior at USSA Team Academy (Park City, Utah) and a U.S. Freeskiing Rookie Team member, won the slopestyle event at the World Cup finals in Sierra Nevada, Spain, scoring 82 points to beat out the U.S.'s Julia Marino and New Zealand's Anna Wilcox. It was her first international victory, which she followed a week later with a slopestyle silver medal at the junior worlds at Chiesa in Valmalenco, Italy.
FLINT, MICH. > BASKETBALL
Monte, a 6'2½" senior point guard at Beecher High, scored a game-high 16 points and made a game-winning block with 17 seconds left to seal a 40--39 win over Laingsburg High, lifting the Bucs to their second consecutive Class C state championship. The team's leader in scoring, assists and steals in each of his four seasons, he was named Michigan's Mr. Basketball. Monte will play for Iowa State.
NEW YORK CITY > TENNIS
Rettig, a sophomore at Johns Hopkins, went 6--0 at the ITA Division III team indoor nationals in Greencastle, Ind., to lead the Blue Jays to their first team title and their first No. 1 ranking. She won three doubles and three singles matches to help Johns Hopkins overcome a 4--2 deficit against Carnegie Mellon, clinching the championship with her final singles win over Abbey Hamstra (6--2, 6--3).