Local runners fare well in Race the Train

Northern Warren County earned honors in the race's women's age subcategories, with Suzanne Tomb placing first in the age 40-44 category. Jackie Wright, 49, of Lake George won in the 45-49group at 1:09:14, and Jill Pederson, 58, of Lake George took top honors for those 55-59.

Fastest male, age 1 to 18, was Gary Messina, 16, of Queensbury, with a time of 52:45. Peter Morehouse, 18, of North Creek - placing 34th overall - was 4th in this category, followed by Tyler Morse of North Creek and Anthony Heid, 17, of Johnsburg.

For males 19 through 29, Andrew Nevin, 19, of Queensbury took top honors. Following was Andrew Morehouse, 22 of North Creek, who placed 9th overall.

Eduardo Munoz, 66, of Olmstedville won the male 65-69 age group at 1:08:54, followed by Jim Werthmuller, 66 of Diamond Point at 1:14:31

In the female 65-69 category, Sakiko Claus, 69, of Schroon Lake took top honors at 1:30:07; followed by Dottie Langworthy, 68, of Warrensburg and Clemency Clancy, 69, of Diamond Point. Rick Silver Bullet, 77, of Ticonderoga was the oldest racer this year.

Among the other northern Warren County residents competing were: Ryan Wade, 19 of Chestertown placing 27th overall, followed by Scott Wright, 39, of Lake George.

Others finishing include North Creek residents Sarah Lindsay, Sarah Deane, Emily Stanton, Gina Pellettier, Stanley Williford, Susanne Hayden, Michael Pellettier, James Hutchins and Kendyl Morse, 16.

From Warrensburg, finishing were Melinda Burkhardt, Patricia Monahan, Linda Chanecy, Bradley Wilson, and Randi Chanecy, 17.

Finishers also included Sarah Harris and Tracy Watson of Johnsburg; Edward Stannard of Lake Geroge, Lucas Raymond, Eric Messer and Karalie Gray of Pottersville; a group of spry middle-age runners from Diamond Point including Jim Werthmuller, Candi Schemerhorn, William Power and Clemency Clancy; Gordon Smith and Heather Butler of Minerva; Mary Phillips-Lebla and Zakari Leblanc of Indian Lake; Robert Furguson of Thurman; Megan Erickson, 14, and Karl Dingman of Brant Lake; Dan Curtin of Adirondack; Mark Sager of Kattskill Bay; Evan Collins, 16, of Bolton Landing; Gary Baker of Long Lake; Emily Burns. 17, of North River; Charles Duffy, 71, of Newcomb; and Todd Waldron of Chestertown.

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