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Wallace wins final middle school run at Sandy Beach

Juneau Charter School 8th grader Erin Wallace ran away from the field on Thursday to win the final middle school cross country race of the season at Sandy Beach.

Wallace trailed Montessori Borealis 8th grader Brian Miramontes on the first of two laps inside the Treadwell Mines Trails 3K course before passing him on the second lap and pulling away out of the trails and onto the Sandy Beach straight away, finishing with a time of 12 minutes and 12 seconds in windy, rainy and muddy conditions.

Miramontes finished in 12:25 with JC 7th grader Arne Ellefson-Carnes third with 12:27. The race was a mixed boys and girls run between Juneau Charter and Montessori and three elementary school runners. Results from the Dzantik’i Heeni final middle school race against Floyd Dryden at DZ were not available.

Following are the Sandy Beach results (name, grade, sex, school, time):

Erin Wallace, 8, f, JCCS, 12:12; Brian Miramontes, 8, m, MB, 12:25; Arne Ellefson-Carnes, 7, m, JCCS, 12:27; Ernie Ramos, 8, m, JCCS, 12:37; Clem Taylor-Roth, 7, m, JCCS, 13:03; Ronan Lynch, 7, m, MB, 13:04; Aaron Blust, 6, m, JCCS, 13:26; Cam Skaggs, 7, m, JCCS, 13:32; Leah Neyhart, 7, f, MB, 14:13; Dugan McNutt, 7, m, MB, 14:30; Quinn Gentili, 7, m, MB, 14:36; Katie Skaggs, 5, f, JC, 14:54; Nicole Mannix, 7, f, MB, 14:56; Lily Otsea, 7, f, JCCS, 14:56:38; Audrey Nauska, 6, f, MB, 15:04; Jayden West, 6, m, JCCS, 15:09; Tad Watson, 6, m, JCCS, 15:35; Gillian Smith, 8, f, MB, 16:14; Ambrose Bucy, 6, m, JCCS, 16:16:48; Reed Gardinier, 7, m, JCCS, 16:17; Randy Naegle, 6, m, MB, 16:49; Anna Rivest, 8, f, MB, 16:53; Elliot Gifford, 8, m, MB, 16:53; Joel Smith, 6, m, MB, 16:58 ; Willa Madden Wood, 8, f, MB, 17:36; Nolan, 5, m, MB, 17:46; Miranda Hirsht, 7, f, JCCS, 18:38; Arlo Handley, 8, m, JCCS, 18:42; Levi Norton, 7, m, JCCS, 18:44; Nick Mehrabad, 8, m, JCCS, 18:51; Hayden Loggy, 5, f, EL, 19:58; Taylor Hintermeister, 7, f, MB, 21:01; Will Torgerson, 7, m, MB, 21:09.


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