Sunday, December 18, 2016

Calhoun and Hay get S'more wins in Albany

2016 Will Run For S'MoresFresh from his first cross-country season at Columbus State University, Wright Calhoun won the Run For S'Mores 5K on Saturday morning, 17 December 2016. Calhoun covered the 3.1-mile course through the streets of Albany, Georgia in 17:03, finishing more than 300 meters ahead of the next runner. Alli Hay, a senior on the Pataula Charter Academy cross-country team, was the top woman in the race, placing seventh overall in 20:08. 68 athletes finished the race, which started and finished at Wild Side Running.


The runner-up spot went to Brian Miller, a former teammate of Wright Calhoun when the two ran for Southland Academy. Miller's time was 18:13. Trevor Cleveland, a junior on the Lee County High cross-country team, placed third in 18:54. Ben Phillips, a frosh on the same squad, edged Dennis Moore for fourth, 19:42 to 19:44. Moore was the first master runner in the race.


Deerfield-Windsor junior Camryn Bridges took second in the women's standings, coming in eighth overall in 20:36. Jen Perkins was the third woman and tenth overall in 21:11. Sarah Ostrander was the first woman master and fourth female finisher, eleventh overall in 21:42.


Top Ten Men, 2016 Will Run For S'Mores 5K
  1. 17:02.1, Wright Calhoun (M, 15-19)
  2. 18:13.0, Brian Miller (M, 15-19)
  3. 18:54.0, Trevor Cleveland (M, 15-19)
  4. 19:41.8, Ben Phillips (M, 10-14)
  5. 19:43.7, Dennis Moore (M, 40-49)
  6. 19:55.3, Arnoldo Dejesus (M, 30-39)
  7. 21:06.4, Walker Pinson (M, 15-19)
  8. 22:06.3, Jake Joiner (M, 20-29)
  9. 22:07.6, Gavin Shook (M, 15-19)
  10. 22:38.4, Wyatt Waddell (M, 10-14)

Top Ten Women, 2016 Will Run For S'Mores 5K
  1. 20:07.8, Allison Hay (F, 15-19)
  2. 20:35.1, Camryn Bridges (F, 15-19)
  3. 21:10.7, Jen Perkins (F, 30-39)
  4. 21:41.9, Sara Ostrander (F, 40-49)
  5. 22:03.0, Ansley Cain (F, 15-19)
  6. 22:10.5, Alisa Ivania (F, 15-19)
  7. 22:43.1, Ramsay Miller (F, 15-19)
  8. 23:35.3, Shelly Brooks (F, 20-29)
  9. 23:36.6, Ashtyn Bobbey (F, 20-29)
  10. 24:12.5, Donielle Chittick (F, 20-29)

Will Run For S'Mores 5K winners, 2013 - 2016
DateMenWomenFinishers
14 December 201318:53, Jack Plowden19:35, Elena Oslund85
13 December 201416:49, Patrick Whitehead19:14, Brittney Skiles132
12 December 201516:44, Patrick Whitehead23:29, Elizabeth Montgomery92
17 December 201617:03, Wright Calhoun20:08, Allison Hay68

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