01/18/15 - 11:36pm
Kenai Central High School’s Addison Gibson led area skiers at Besh Cup racing Sunday in Fairbanks.
In the Under-16 girls five-kilometer mass start classic race, Gibson finished fourth with a time of 18 minutes, 43.9 seconds, while Molly Gellert took the win at 17:34.4.
Also in the race, Kenai’s Riana Boonstra took 14th at 20:04.9.
In the Under-16 boys race, also five kilometers, Soldotna’s John-Mark Pothast led the area by finishing 15th in 16:59.2, while area skier Jeremy Kupferschmid was 19th in 17:12.8. Gus Schumacher won the race in 14:46.8.