Nordic skiers team up at Bartlett
Eagle River’s Alec Smith prepares to tag teammate Adam Blackley during the Bartlett Relays on Saturday, Dec. 15.
Chugiak’s Sam Hartke and Sarissa Lammers teamed up to place second in the girl’s “A” relay at the Bartlett Sprint Relays on Saturday, Dec. 15 at Bartlett High. The duo finished 12 seconds behind South’s Marion Woods and Teagan Yutrenka. Eagle River’s Hannah Stevens and Carisa Anderson were 14th.
The race featured two-person relays teams taking turns around a two-kilometer loop, with each skier making a pair of trips around the course.
On the boys side, David McPhetres and Alex Loan were ninth for Chugiak, one spot ahead of Eagle River’s Ben Smith and Will Timmons.
For complete results, visit anchoragenordicski.com.
Prep Nordic skiers are off until Jan. 12, when Chugiak will host races at the Beach Lake Trails. However, Besh Cup racers will begin that series Dec. 22 at Kincaid and Dec. 23 at Chugiak.