U.S. ski team includes NH's Smith, Ford
Leanne Smith of Conway comes in 23rd in the women's super G at the FIS alpine skiing World Cup at Beaver Creek Mountain in November. (Paul Bussi-USA TODAY Sports)
Along with Conway's Bode Miller, Leanne Smith of North Conway and Julia Ford of Holderness were selected Sunday to the United States ski team and will compete in Sochi, Russia.
In Vancouver in 2010, she placed 19th in the women's super giant slalom and 21st in the combined event.
According to www.teamusa.org, Smith was an Italy downhill bronze winner in the 2013 World Cup at Cortina d'Ampezzo.
Smith attended the University of New Hampshire and raced for the school in 2006.