Spring racing has begun and the team is off to a great start. We had a good showing at The Leprechaun Chase 10K Peter Falcon was 4th overall finishing 34:15, Matt Seiler and Michael Morrison also had top ten finishes. Breelan Kear led the way for the Team Nebraska women with a 41:27. Kira Vincent had a great showing finishing 2nd in her age group. At the Des Moines LC10K Cory Logsdon represented the team and took 5th overall with a 32:29.
State Farm 10 Mile and 5K
Cory continued his build up to Boston with a 2nd overall result in the 10 Mile distance. Jeff Yau had a great race with a 7th place finish at 58:12. Sources say Jeff had a lucky head warmer. Lee Anderson and Cheto Cerda were not far behind. Tim McGargill and new member Miguel Odorica rounded out men all finishing under 65 minutes. Shannon Suing took 2nd overall in the women's race to Kaci Lickeig. Megan Niesen and Taylor Johnson had a great showings taking second and third in their age group.
Breelan Kear took the overall female victory in the 5K. She was able to battle to tough conditions and place 5th overall!
Mesquite Canyon Trail Runs
Tim and Emily Langdon represented the Trail Nebraska team in the canyons of Arizona in the 50K race. Tim represented the state and the team with a 2nd overall finish at 4:41:44. Emily finished in the women's top ten with a 6:52.
We will have an exciting month as more races are on deck. We will have teams competing in the Shamrock Shuffle. The GS10K will have some fast times. Cory will reach his destination to the starting line at Boston as well!