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Van, Alexander wins US Ski Jumping Championships

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October 13, 2013 11:57 PM EST | AP

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LAKE PLACID, N.Y. — LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — World champion Lindsey Van and Nick Alexander won the US Ski Jumping Championships on Sunday on the K90 Olympic hill.

Van, from Park City, Utah, scored 250 points with jumps of 92 and 96.5 meters for her 16th U.S. title. Alexander, from Lebanon, N.H., had 263.5 points on two 99-meter jumps for his second national title.

Jessica Jerome of Park City was second in the women's competition, followed by Alissa Johnson of Park City and Nina Lussi of Lake Placid. In the men's event, Nick Fairall of Andover, N.H., was second, followed by Anders Johnson of Park City and Peter Frenette of Saranac Lake, N.Y.