Pitzman leads Homer girls to win in Kodiak

Megan Pitzman won the girls race Friday at the Ft. Abercrombie Invitational in Kodiak to lead the Homer girls to the team victory.

The Mariners girls had 23 points, while Kodiak had 46 and East had 71.

Pitzman ran five kilometers in 20:28 for the win, while Kodiak’s Zoe Bigley was runner-up at 20:54.

Also in the top 10 for Homer were Audrey Rosencrans at third, Alex Mosley at fourth, Aurora Waclawski at seventh, Ziza Shemet-Pitcher at eighth, Lauren Evarts at ninth and Haley Knott at 10th.

On the boys side, Keith Osowski led the Kodiak boys to victory.

Kodiak had 23 points, while Homer had 47 and East had 61.

Osowski finished at 16:37, while Michael Parnell of Kodiak was second at 16:44 and Jack Hannah of Kodiak was third.

For Homer, Jordan Beachy was fifth, Jared Brant was eighth, Charlie Menke was ninth and Luciano Fasulo was 10th.

 

Ft. Abercrombie Invitational

Friday in Kodiak

BOYS

Team scores: 1. Kodiak, 23; 2. Homer, 47; 3. East, 61.

Top five — 1. Keith Osowski, Kod, 16:37; 2. Michael Parnell, Kod, 16:44; 3. Jack Hannah, Kod, 17:20; 4. Zephan Ozturgut, Eas, 17:34; 5. Jordan Beachy, Hom, 17:42.

Other Homer finishers — 8. Jared Brant, 18:16; 9. Charlie Menke, 18:26; 10. Luciano Fasulo, Hom, 18:27; 16. Denver Waclawski, 18:53; 17. Jacob Davis, 18:54; 18. Dexter Lowe, 18:56; 22. Elan Carroll, 19:44; 28. Caleb Rausch, 20:04; 36. Wayne Newman, 20:32; 38. Jay Mason Davis, 21:03; 42. Tadgh Scholz, 21:34; 56. Seth Inama, 24:17; 57. Andy Super, 24:26; 58. Ben Kettle, 25:00; 59. Cody Bond, 26:23.

GIRLS

Team scores: 1. Homer, 23; 2. Kodiak, 46; 3. East, 71.

Top five — 1. Megan Pitzman, Hom, 20:28; 2. Zoe Bigley, Kod, 20:54; 3. Audrey Rosencrans, Hom, 21:12; 4. Alex Mosley, Hom, 21:19; 5. Margeaux Bailey, Eas, 21:38.

Other Homer finishers — 7. Aurora Waclawski, 21:57; 8. Ziza Shemet-Pitcher, 22:14; 9. Lauren Evarts, 22:28; 10. Haley Knott, 22:28; 14. Katie Davis, 23:30; 15. Ali McCarron, 23:38; 25. Sarah Wolf, 26:13; 26. Brenna McCarron, 27:05; 28. Samantha Martin, 27:29; 32. Angie Cardoza, Hom, 32:12.

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