The lead pack (L to R: Seattle Prep junior Joe Hardy, Pocatello sophomore Elijah Armstrong and Park City senior Ben Saarel) just before the one mile mark during the Bob Firman XC Invitational Elite Boys race at Eagle Island State Park in Eagle, Idaho on September 22, 2012.Hardy won the race (15:03.0), Saarel finished third (15:08.3) and Armstrong sixth (15:35.6).
On the beach (L to R: Vallivue senior Cheryn Trapp, Pocatello’s Rachel McGovern and Rocky Mountain senior Dana Snell) during the first loop of the Girls Varsity Elite race. Snell finished eighteenth (19:11.37), McGovern twenty-fifth (19:18.39) and Trapp thirty-fifth (19:31.21).
Abby Knight, Kimille Furniss, and Sari Steadman during the Bob Firman XC Invitational Girls D-2 Varsity race. Furniss finished in 22:54.58, Knight (24:13.62) and Steadman (23:43.87).
Bingham’s Austin Anderson on the finish line straightaway during the Bob Firman XC Invitational Junior Varsity Section 1 race. Anderson won the race (17:42.49) and his teammates were close behind finishing 2, 3, 4, and 6 in a field of 199 runners. Bingham easily won the team title with a score 16 followed by Eagle (74) and Bishop Kelly (99).
Another great Firman. Thanks for stopping by to take a look. -Gregg