USA Water Ski named Team Nautique skier K.C. Wilson, the 2009 “Rising Star of the Year”. K.C. is coming off of an amazing season. His accomplishments include winning every 2009 record capable tournament, setting a U.S. Open Jr. Slalom record, and setting a Masters Jr. Slalom record.
“Getting this award means a lot to me. It has been really cool this year having the opportunity to travel and compete with everyone at such a high level. I look forward to my next few seasons skiing in juniors and hope to continue to improve my skiing and do well. I would like to thank Nautique for all of their support this year and giving me the competitive edge by allowing me to keep such an awesome boat in my back yard,” -said Wilson.
The winners will be presented with their awards at the USA Water Ski awards reception in January 2010.