Amalie Lockhart and Kewyon Steele Win Beach Relay Race
St.Croix, V.I. October 13, 2002--Eighteen teams of two runners each, the largest total ever, took part in the annual V.I.Pace Runners Coastweeks Beach Relay race on Saturday morning at Ha Penny Beach in St. Croix. Amalie Lockhart and Kewoon Steele of the St. Croix Education Complex High School, won the race which consists of two legs of two miles each on one St. Croix’s longest beaches. Their combined time was 26 minutes and 8 seconds. Second place went to Chad Sufrin and Davian Quinland or St. Croix Central High School in 28:31; Jo Shim and Billy Bohlke took first place in the mixed category and third place overall in 28:38; John Harper and Theresa Harper were second in the mixed category and fourth overall in 31:08; Andrew Petersen and Rayford was fifth in 32:59.
Results Male Teams: 1. Amalie Lockhart/Kewoon Stelle, ECHS 26:08; 2. Chad Suffrin/Davian Quinland, CHS 28:31; 3. Andrew Petersen/Raffort Mathew, ECHS 32:59; Juan Giron/Frank Petersen, ECHS 33:24
Results Female Teams: 1. Tiffiny Carrington/Jolene Edwards, CHS 37:43; 2. Julissa Copeman/Wanetta Kirby, CHS 37:43; 3. Tasia Eddy/Shelby Cruz, ECHS 39:58; 4. Melisa Smith/Samantha LaForce, ECHS 42:20; 5. Meoshan Eddy/Marelle Sylvester, ECHS 43:13; 6. Josette Jeffers/Aminah Williams, ECHS 45:32; 7. Shamika Francis/Lulrika Echevarrio, ECHS 46:24; 8. Maria Arroyo/Tryphena Cuffy, ECHS 51:08; 9. Semoya Phillips/Allison Encarnacion 55:44
Results Mixed Teams: 1. Jo Shim/Billy Bohlke 28:38; 2. John Harper/Theresa Harper, 31:03; 3. Barrymore Bailey/Makeshe Taylor, CHS 35:17; 4. Earthla Arthur/Stuart Ketcham, UVI 37:43
Results Overall Teams: 1. Amalie Lockahrt/Kewoon Steele, ECHS 26:08; 2. Chad Suffrin/Davian Quinland, CHS 28:31; 3. Jo Shim/Billy Bohlke 28:38; 4. John Harper/Theresa Harper, 31:03; 5. Andrew Petersen/ Raffort Mathew, ECHS, 32:59; 6. Robert Giron/Frank Petersen, ECHS 33:24; 7. Barrymore Bailey/Makeshe Taylor, CHS 35:17; 8. Earthla Arthur/Stuart Ketcham, UVI 37:43; 9. TiffanyCarrington/Jolene Edwards, CHS 37:43; 10. Julissa Copeman/Wanetta Kirby, CHS 37:43; 11. Tasia Eddy/Shelby Cruz, ECHS 39:58; 12. Myra Muller/George Willocks, 40:43; 13. Melissa Smith/Samantha La Force, ECHS 42:20; 14. Meosha Eddy/Marelle Sylvester, ECHS 43:13; 15. Josette Jeffers/Aminah Williams, ECHS 45:32; 16. Shamika Francis/Lulrika Echevarrio, ECHS 46:24; 17. Maria Arroyo/Tryhpena Cuffy, ECHS 51:08; 18. Semoya Phillips/Allison Encarnacion, ECHS 55:44
The Coastweeks Beach Relay is part of the national Coastweeks effort.
The next race on the V.I. Pace Runners calendar is the 4-H Cross-Country Series race #2 on Wednesday October 16, 4pm UVI, St. Croix Campus. For more information call 340-777-0258 or logon on to: http://virginislandspace.org