On Saturday evening at 8:00pm, Caribou High School, under the directions of race director and head Cross Country coach Roy Alden, put on the 6th annual “Under the Lights Community/Alumni X-Country Race”
It is a handicapped race, 2.75 miles long. The hadicapps are as follows; First 50 years and older, and the Middle School athletes, One minute later 40-49 year olds begin, One minute later 30-39 year olds begin, one minute later 20-29 year olds begin, finally one minute later the elite and High School runners begin. The elite runners are those males that can run a 5k in less than 18:00 min and for females it is any one that can run under 21:00 min.
This year the race was won by 12 year old Dillon Beckum for the males and Kim Wright for the females.
This race also features team scores. The following are the team score results;
1st Male- Has Beens and Wannabees; Dillon Beckum, Leo Kashian, Thomas Beckum, Carl Soderberg, and Gabe Massey
2nd Male- MWSC; Men Fred Bailey, Joey Bard, Will Sweetzer, Adam Fissette, and Derek Rowe with
3rd Male- Gumby; Spencer McElwain, Tim Freme, Finn Bondeson, Chris Rines
1st Female- Victorious Secret; Rene Gorneault, Susan Plissey, Marie Strouse
2nd Female- MSWC Women; Sarah Dominick, Melinda McAlesese, Danni Anderson, Vicky Bernard, Lauren Olson
3rd Female- Walk it out; Dayna Michaud, Mary-Jo Sheehan, Katie Plourde