River Radamus achieved what would be considered a major milestone in the career of any ski racer on Sunday — he earned his first World Cup points.

Radamus, of Edwards, skied his first ever World Cup giant slalom on the Gran Risa in Italy’s Alta Badia venue, a favorite among competitors for the technically demanding challenges it presents.

“It feels amazing,” Radamus said. “I really wanted to perform here, this is the mecca of GS skiing … Everybody loves this one the most.”

Radamus made it through to the second run with his 29th place finish in the first of the two combined runs, where he finished 3.39 seconds off leader Marcel Hirscher. …