Press-Republican

September 18, 2013

Drowne second in Whiteface Uphill Footrace

Cadyville's Erin Rasco top female

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Press-Republican

---- — WILMINGTON — Jacob Malcomb of Canton won the 36th Annual Whiteface Uphill Footrace in one hour, two minutes and 44 seconds Saturday.

Runners climbed 3,500 feet up the Whiteface Mountain Veterans Memorial Highway to the top of New York’s fifth-highest peak.

West Chazy’s Jeremy Drowne was the runner-up at 01:03:20, while John Spinney (01:05:17), Keene’s Jan Wellford (01:08:47) and Jeff Dangate (01:10:45) completed the day’s top-five finishers.

Cadyville’s Erin Rasco was the top female in the race, finishing 12th with a time of 01:17:57.

Eighty-six competitors participated in the event.

Whiteface UpHill Foot Race Results

(Top 10 finishers and local runners)

1, Jacob Malcomb, Canton, 01:02:44.75, 2, Jeremy Drowne, West Chazy, 01:03:20.75, 3, John Spinney, Waterbury, Vt., 01:05:17.57, 4, Jan Wellford, Keene, 01:08:47.30, 5, Jeff Dangate, Jersey City, N.J., 01:10:45:55, 6, Phil Lynch, Saranac, 01:11:35.06, 7, Joseph Sullivan, Schenectady, 01:12:44.31, 8, Patrice Beaulieu, Saint-anne-de-bell, Que., 01:13:21.80. 9, Bob Tysen, Lake Placid, 01:14:33.22, 10, Stanley Hatch, Cadyville, 01:16:41.06, 11, Matthew Karkoski, Ticonderoga, 01:17:14.80, 12, Erin Rasco, Cadyville, 01:17:57.11, 15, Cassie Sellars, Plattsburgh, 01:21:23.34, 20, Kevin Champagne, Plattsburgh, 01:24:14.55, 21, Tim Plimpton, Peru, 01:25:40.07, 24, Phil Slesinski, Ticonderoga, 01:28:29.30, 25, Andrew Pickreign, Saranac Lake, 01:29:05.85, 35, Scott Brightwell, Peru, 01:33:31.80, 40, Michael Burleigh, Saranac, 01:35:32.55, 41, Preston Sellars, Plattsburgh, 01:35:55.03, 44, Scott Cota, Plattsburgh, 01:37:24.34, 45, Everett Rubin, Lake Placid, 01:37:31.91, 49, Heather Martin, Cadyville, 01:44:35.31, 50, Jess Darney Buehler, Elizabethtown, 01:46:24.74, 53, Paul Dedominicas, Plattsburgh, 01:48:18.05, 54, Nancie Battaglia, Lake Placid, 01:49:39.89, 55, Ingrid Bashaw, Peru, 01:50:27.54, 58, Scott Yakey, Plattsburgh, 01:56:56.05, 64, Debra Stanton, Lake Placid, 01:56:56.05, 75, David Ploof, Lake Placid, 02:06:04.56, 76, Gary Baldwin, Saranac Lake, 02:06:05.53, 77, Barbara Ryan, Lake Placid, 02:06:06.69.