Leavitt High School's Roy Varney took the gold medal in the 2018 Maine Class A Men's 5k Classical race at Black Mountain on February 22. Roy Varney classical AVarney completed the two-lap course in :15:53.1. Finishing in second place was Liam Niles of Portland HS, who finished in :15:54.5. Grabbing the final podium spot was Peter Jorday of Deering HS, who crossed the finish line at :16:32.6.

Team scores have the Mt. Blue boys with a comfortable lead over Leavitt and Falmouth.

In the women's comtetition, it was Jennifer Wilbraham of Morse taking top honors, finishing the course with a time of :18:46.4. Grace Tumavicus of Deering took the silver medal with a time of :19:15.8. Mt. Blue's Emma Charles took the bronze medal with a finish of :19:37.8.

Jennifer Wilbraham classical aThe Fryeburg girls have the lead over Deering after this first day of competition.

Races continue tomorrow with the 5k Freestyle pursuit. Races start at 9:00 am with the men going out first.

Race Photos available at rvg photos logo 240

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