Area skiers compete in Besh Cup

The third Besh Cup race of the season was held Saturday in Homer. The format was a freestyle sprint.

The boys 16 and over sprint of one kilometer was won by Tanner Ramey in 2:55.

Travis Cooper was 15th in 3:09, James Butler of Kenai was 37th in 3:24, Homer’s Brian Rowe was 45th in 3:28, SoHi’s Levi Michael was 47th in 3:32, SoHi’s Tanner Best was 52nd in 3:47, and SoHi’s John-Mark Pothast was 53rd in 3:49.

The girls 16 and over, one-kilometer sprint was won by Sarrissa Lammers in 3 minutes, 35 seconds. Sadie Fox of SoHi led area finishers by taking ninth in 3:55.

Also from the area, Hannah Pothast of SoHi was 31st in 4:20, Mika Morton of Skyview was 33rd in 4:21.

The boys Under-14, one-kilometer sprint was won by Samuel York in 3 minutes, 27 seconds. Area skier Jeremy Kupferschmid was sixth in 3:37.

Also from the area, David Michael was eighth at 3:50.

The girls Under-14, one-kilometer sprint was won by Molly Gellert at 3:52. Area skier Addison Gibson was third at 4:13, while Riana Boonstra was eighth at 4:38.

Besh Cup 4 was held Sunday in Homer. Results from the race were not available as the Clarion went to press.

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