Email rec sports copy to howardcountysports@patuxent.com by 9 a.m. on Monday. When two Howard County teams play, players from both teams (first and last names) must be mentioned in the write-up.

Gymnastics

Maria Ramsey, a Level 9 Docksiders gymnast who is an eighth grader at Oakland Mills Middle School, competed at the 2014 World Class Invitational at the Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton, VA on Saturday, Jan. 4 with the following results:

Vault: 9. 9.025


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Uneven Bars: 6. 8.525

Balance Beam: 1. 9.225

Floor Exercise: 1. 9.35

All-Around (14-15 years old): 1. 36.125

Running

The Howard County Striders kicked off its winter weekly series in mid-December, with Karsten Brown and Perla Rodriguez winning the 5k race. Volunteers: Donnie Chapman(race lead), John Bratiotis, Nathan Capelle, John Chall, Weems McFadden, Dwight Mikulis, Lynn Sanetrik and Julie Trapp.

Complete 5k results:

1. Karsten Brown, 18:16; 2. Mark Eagles, 19:06; 3. James Blackwood, 19:27; 4. Mark Loeffler, 19:47; 5. Sheldon Degenhardt, 19:53; 6. Lochlann Boyle, 20:39; 7. Tom Mammacos, 20:44; 8. John Way, 21:20; 9. Joe Haber, 21:32; 10. Evan Calvert, 22:20.

11. Perla Rodriguez, 22:38; 12. Chad Burger, 22:48; 13. Robert Blanco, 22:51; 14. Steve Wright, 23:01; 15. Kendra Smith, 23:11; 16. Michael McNeil, 23:17; 17. Harry Rowell, 23:21; 18. Bromley Lowe, 23:33; 19. Andrew Pontius, 24:02; 20. Alan Mulindwa, 24:12.

21. Jim Pontius, 24:17; 22. Terri Wytko, 24:33; 23. Jeff Carlson, 24:46; 24. Yasuo Oda, 25:10; 25. Mike Fleming, 25:58; 26. Adam Vander Herde, 26:15; 27. Shalyn Howard, 26:28; 28. Eric Johnston, 26:45; 29. Connor Croft, 26:49; 30. Mikie Allen, 26:51.

31. Brenda Allen, 26:53; 32. Ivan Croft, 27:23; 33. Cindy Cohen, 27:45; 34. Faye Weaver, 27:58; 35. Austin Dress, 28:02; 36. Holden Dress, 28:03; 37. Becca Pontius, 28:08; 38. James Scarborough, 28:12; 39. Chris Martin, 28:44; 40. Roger Calvert, 29:18.

41. Sari Chapman, 29:54; 42. Sebastian Silberman, 30:06; 43. Geoff Silberman, 30:07; 44. Mikail Ocasio, 30:44; 45. Peter An, 30:48.2; 46. Amanda An, 30:48.8; 47. Jack McMahon, 31:47; 48. Daniel Sanford, 32:48; 49. Melinda Krummerich, 33:39; 50. Ginger Rowley, 33:54.

51. Jennifer Dress, 39:12; 52. Tessa Dress, 40:23.