Uemura places fourth

first_img IN FIVE EASY PIECES WITH TAKE 5 INAWASHIRO, Fukushima Pref. (Kyodo) Margarita Marbler of Austria collected 25.24 points to win the women’s moguls final, while Toby Dawson of the United States won the men’s with 25.45 points at the freestyle World Cup meet in Fukushima Prefecture on Saturday.Marbler captured her first victory on the World Cup circuit this season and third overall by outclassing the field in turns, air and time on the opening day of the two-day Japan Series. Canadian Jennifer Heil finished second and Jillian Vogtli of the U.S. third. Aiko Uemura’s 24.35 points were only good enough for fourth place, but was still the best World Cup showing by any Japanese competitor in the discipline this season. center_img GET THE BEST OF THE JAPAN TIMESlast_img

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