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Sports Briefs

Posted: Thursday, April 05, 2001

Senior All-Star Games set for today

The sixth annual Senior All-Star Basketball Games will be held today at Skyview High School. The girls game will get under way at 6:15 p.m., while the boys game will start at 8 p.m.

Drag Racing Lions meet today

The Kenai Peninsula Racing Lions of Soldotna are inviting anyone interested in the 2001 drag racing season at the Soldotna Airport to attend their General Membership Meeting today at 7 p.m. at the HEA building in Kenai.

The 2001 Race Schedule has been set with the first Test and Tune session slated for May 19 and the first Points Race on May 20.

Anyone interested in participating or becoming a member is encouraged and welcome to attend. For more information contact Wendy Hudson at 260-3305 or visit www.lionsdragracing.com on the Web.

Tressler takes Sea to Ski Triathlon

Skyview senior Adam Tressler won the all-events portion of the Sea to Ski Triathlon Sunday in Homer.

Tressler completed the 5-kilometer run, 7.5-kilometer bike ride and 5-kilometer freestyle ski in 1 hour, 16 seconds, beating Homer 16-year-old Dawson Gates by just under two minutes. Homer's Kyle Lints was third in 1:02:14.

Ida Martin, a senior at Homer High School, was the top all-events finisher amongst women. Martin finished in 1:12:28, more than five minutes ahead of runner-up Emily Farrens of Homer. Heather and Sue Strutz of Homer tied for third place.

The first person across the finish line was Soldotna High School senior Andy Liebner, who was competing in the team portion of the competition. Liebner did the ski while SoHi's Brent Knight did the run and SoHi's Mark Harro did the bike. The trio finished in 58:59.

The team of Sue Mauger in the run, Carmen Field on the bike and Karen Northrop on skis took the women's team competition in 1:20:01. Taking the mixed competition was Charlie Buttons in the run, Dave Stutzer on the bike and Catie Bursch on skis. They finished in 1:04:48.

Knight had the fastest run among men with a time of 16:41, while Gates did the fastest bike in 24:26 and Homer 13-year-old Josh Strutz did the fastest ski in 14:05. Among women, Aleta Phelps did the fastest run in 21:22, while Martin was the fastest biker and skier in 32:36 and 18:14, respectively.

Men's individual

1. Adam Tressler, 1 hour, 0 minutes, 16 seconds (17:04 run, 25:55 bike, 17:17 ski); 2. Dawson Gates, 1:01:57 (18:24, 24:26, 19:07); 3. Kyle Lints, 1:02:14 (17:57, 26:33, 17:44); 4. Kent Peterson, 1:03:20 (18:48, 27:28, 17:04); 5. Mike Flora, 1:04:59 (18:41, 26:57, 19:21); 6. Peter Ponds, 1:06:02 (19:08, 26:35, 20:19); 7. Gary Dickerson, 1:06:33 (20:17, 26:57, 19:19); 8. Marty Gibson, 1:07:26 (18:54, 27:07, 21:25); 9. Arthur Kettle, 1:10:03 (21:01, 28:53, 20:09); 10. Jon Berryman, 1:11:01 (21:02, 31:28, 18:31); 11. Jeff Helminiak, 1:11:33 (21:04, 30:16, 20:13); 12. Alan Gnad, 1:12:10 (19:18, 31:24, 21:28); 13. Daryl Farrens, 1:12:36 (20:53, 30:58, 20:45); 14. Mike Farrens, 1:13:08 (21:28, 31:48, 19:52); 15. Salin Nelson, 1:13:09 (18:44, 33:15, 21:10); 16. Matt Byrd, 1:14:03 (19:55, 32:13, 21:55); 17. Mike Flora, 1:16:10 (24:35, 31:05, 20:30); 18. Dan Coyle, 1:16:18 (23:38, 32:09, 20:31); 19. Jake Szajkowski, 1:16:50 (21:57, 32:04, 22:49); 20. Kenton Bloom, 1:19:11 (23:36, 34:28, 21:07); 21. Atz Kilcher, 1:21:50 (22:42, 38:57, 20:11); 22. Tim Schmidt, 1:26:02 (23:50, 37:53, 24:19); 23, Travis Hanes, 1:27:10 (23:24, 38:18, 25:28); 24. Gary Lyon, 1:28:13 (22:24, 31:51, 33:58); 25. Andrew Peters, 1:28:18 (17:58, 45:21, 19:59); 26. Richard Gustafson, 1:31:24 (24:44, 41:28, 25:12).

Women's individual

1. Ida Martin, 1:12:28 (21:38, 32:36, 18:14); 2. Emily Farrens, 1:18:51 (24:18, 32:48, 21:45); 3 (tie). Heather Strutz (26:00, 34:03, 22:25), Sue Strutz (26:01, 34:01, 22:26), 1:22:28; 5. Emily Otis, 1:24:57 (23:15, 28:05, 33:37); 6. Connie Tobin, 1:27:19 (24:17, 39:43, 23:19); 7. Libby Bushell, 1:27:28 (25:04, 38:21, 24:03); 8. Tara Schmidt, 1:40:18 (27:43, 45:52, 29:43); 9. Sherry Stead, 2:06:38 (30:32, 48:50, 47:16); 10. Wendy Toymil, 2:06:39 (30:32, 48:50, 47:17).

Men's team

1. Brent Knight (16:41), Mark Harro (27:37), Andy Liebner (14:41), 58:59; 2. Ted Reynolds (19:38), Michael McGuire (28:18), Larry Martin (15:11), 1:03:07; 3. Randy Eiest (18:46), Dave Whitmore (32:50), Dan DelMessier (17:02), 1:08:38.

Women's team

1. Sue Mauger (23:11), Carmen Field (36:30), Karen Northrop (20:20), 1:20:01.

Mixed team

1. Charlie Buttons (19:11), Dave Stutzer (26:05), Catie Bursch (19:32), 1:04:48; 2. Aleta Phelps (21:22), Allan Phelps (29:28), Miriah Phelps (18:16), 1:09:06; 3. Hanna Harrison (23:37); Morgan (35:57), Josh Strutz (14:05), 1:13:39; 4. Sue Coble (31:00); Geoff Coble (31:23), Konrad Schaad (17:22), 1:19:45; 5. Suzanne Haines (26:21), Mike Neace (30:34), Christie Gates (23:25), 1:20:20.



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