Road race news
Piscataquis and Penobscot County Assistant District Attorney Chris Almy, 69 of Charleston, ran in the 14th annual Flattop 5K on March 30 in Lamoine. Almy covered the course in a time of 26 minutes, 52 seconds to finish 62nd among a field of 171.
More than a half dozen runners with ties to the region took part in the Bridge the Gap 3-Miler and 10-Miler on April 6 in Prospect and Bucksport.
In the 3-mile race Kelly Gay, 48 of Newport who teaches at the Ridge View Community School in Dexter, finished 102nd among 289 entrants with a time of 29:23. Anna Miles, 7 of Dover-Foxcroft, was 122nd at 30:05 and Dr. Ron Miles, 49 of Dover-Foxcroft, was right behind in 123rd place at 30:05. Judy Snow, 64 of Dover-Foxcroft, came in 152nd at 31:52.
Dawn Eckstein covered the 10-mile course in 1:44.04 to finish 156th among a field of 222. Amy Rogers, 37 of Dover-Foxcroft, came in 159th at 1:44.41 and placing 180th was Karen Jankunas, 46 of Dover-Foxcroft, with a time of 1:48.23.