The Striders and Bullseye Running hosted their first race in the Summer Friday Night XC Series on June 14 at Wilde Lake High. Danny Rau won by 30 seconds and Vicki Lang made a rare appearance on a cross country course and beat all the women. The next race is June 21 at Centennial High. All races cost only $5 and anyone who runs three of the five in the series will earn a special Striders/Bullseye Running performance shirt.

Results:

1. Daniel Rau, 17:58.07; 2. Patrick Cristaldi, 18:29; 3. Craig Lebro, 18:39; 4. Majid Waheed, 19:06; 5. Philip Lang, 19:26; 6. Mark Loeffler, 19:27; 7. Silas Buck, 19:29; 8. Mark Eagles, 19:42; 9. Michael Bernal, 19:50; 10. Jushn Lui, 20:19.

11. Steve Bohse, 20:32; 12. Clay Cochran, 20:42; 13. Ethan Budsoch, 20:44; 14. Brian Mitchell, 20:53; 15. Greg Schuler, 20:57; 16. Sean Costello, 21:02; 17. Trent Rose, 21:18; 18. Daniel Smolyak, 21:19; 19. Andrew Miller, 21:20; 20. Artem Talanov, 21:23.


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21. Jason Schuler, 21:27; 22. Lon Meier, 21:43; 23. Kieran Saieni, 22:22; 24. Alex Stewart, 22:25; 25. Michael Bohse, 22:30; 26. Nate Fraser, 22:31; 27. David Miller, 22:56; 28. David Horrocks, 23:06; 29. Vicki Lang, 23:41; 30. Chad Burger, 24:00.

31. Marc Burger, 24:04; 32. Ron Knight, 24:13; 33. Anders Chattin, 24:17; 34. Amanda An, 24:36; 35. Mark Bowling, 24:39; 36. Bill Stahr, 24:49; 37. Timothy Hwu, 24:55; 38. Alyssa Taylor, 25:03; 39. Matthew Marsh, 25:05; 40. Jim Pontius, 25:07.

41. Kathleen Wegner, 25:15; 42. Andrew Pontius, 25:27; 43. Kash Hartz, 25:28; 44. Jennifer Folsom, 25:32; 45. Karen Young, 25:38; 46. Eric Johnston, 25:39; 47. Susan Kim, 25:40; 48. Scott Holz, 25:41; 49. Chris Farmer, 26:03; 50. David Horrocks Jr., 26:08.

51. Brenda Allen, 26:16.39; 52. Pam Rone, 26:16.95; 53. Natalie Smolyak, 26:17.42; 54. Anna Chien, 26:17.89; 55. Ankur Holz, 26:18; 56. Feitian Ma, 26:33; 57. Mikie Allen, 26:41; 58. Mike Allen, 26:43; 59. Philip Allen, 26:54.22; 60. Danielle Marsh, 26:54.66.

61. Logan Kim, 26:55; 62. Robert Lande, 27:03; 63. Mitch Saula, 27:15; 64. Antonio Naglieri, 28:24; 65. Vladi Basch, 28:25; 66. Katelyn Seale, 28:51; 67. Tom Green, 28:55; 68. John Hollida, 29:05; 69. Jenny Woods, 29:09; 70. Roger Calvert, 29:22.

71. Carina Chattin, 29:30; 72. Johanna Tsang, 30:54; 73. Melissa Rose, 31:27; 74. Patricia Brooks, 31:39; 75. Dwayne Martin, 33:35; 76. Ethan Hartz, 34:26; 77. Kevin Hartz, 34:54; 78. Amanda Idstein, 36:21; 79. Jeanne Larrison, 36:37; 80. Chris Brewer, 36:40; 81. Phil Heiliger, 39:19.

 

The weather was beautiful for the Bullseye Running's Father's Day 10K at the Gateway Overlook Center and sponsored by Mamma Lucia, Uno's, Costco, Road Runner Sports, Brooks, ADT and Race Ready. Constantine Matsakis led the way with an impressive 33:57 while Kendra Smith also posted a great time of 40:43 to place first in the female category. The Gesslers won the Father/Daughter team race while the Keatings won the Father/Son category. The event continues to grow with 147 finishers this year.

Top finishers:

Overall male: 1. Constantine Matsakis, 33:57.21; 2. Stephen Olenick, 35:13; 3. David Toller, 35:30.

Overall female: 1. Kendra Smith, 40:43; 2. Amber Finlay, 44:01; 3. Katie Gessler, 44:24.

Masters female: 1. Janeth Scott, 45:00.

Masters male: 1. Peter Keating, 35:57.

1-19 female: 1. Rebecca Sachs, 56:36; 2. Ilana Hinkleman, 1:02:20; 3. Annabelle Trotier, 1:15:39.

1-19 male: 1. Joseph Keating, 41:52; 2. Tobias Hall, 43:02; 3. Jason Schuler, 45:04.

20-29 female: 1. Amanda An, 47:16; 2. Leah Whitt, 50:04; 3. Mary Heinrichs, 51:12.