Russell’s Jon Montgomery had his best showing of the World Cup men’s skeleton season on Saturday.
The 33-year-old reigning Olympic champion raced to a sixth-place finish in the World Cup tour stop at the Königssee track in Germany. Montgomery was the top Canadian in the 26-man field, racing to a two-run combined time of 1:43.22, finishing 1.15 seconds behind winner Martins Dukurs of Latvia. Montgomery is ranked 13th in the world this season.
On Friday, Brandon’s Cassie Hawrysh, 28, placed 14th in the women’s race and is ranked ninth on the World Cup.
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