Lindsey Jacobellis, shown here in last year's Telluride World Cup, led the USA qualifying second in the USANA Snowboardcross Cup in Telluride Wednesday. (Getty Images/Doug Pensinger)
TELLURIDE, CO (Dec. 14) - X Games champion Lindsey Jacobellis (Stratton Mountain, VT) was the top American, qualifying second Wednesday at the USANA Snowboardcross Cup in Telluride. Ross Powers (S. Londonderry, VT) and Jonathan Cheever (Saugus, MA) went four-five to lead the men. Finals are Friday utilizing a new six-man format.
15 U.S. men made the 48-person finals with three U.S. women in the final 24
Finals begin at noon Friday using new six-man format
Event will be televised on NBC New Year's Eve at 5:00 p.m. ET
Opening PGS of the season on tap Thursday at Telluride