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Noatak, Noorvik dominate Buckland meet

September 16th 1:47 pm | Tommy Wells, The Arctic Sounder Print this article   Email this article   Create a Shortlink for this article

Amos Sage and Carol Hailstone helped Noatak and Noorvik dominate the opening weekend of cross country action by turning in outstanding efforts at the Buckland Invitational. Sage, a standout at Noatak, and Hailstone, a multi-sport star at Noorvik, won the boys' and girls' race in impressive fashion.

Sage highlighted a 1-2-3-5 finish by Noatak in the boys' high school race. He posted a winning time of 17 minutes and 36 seconds. Robert Sheldon and Joshua Wolfe finished second and third, respectively. Teammate Zachary VanAmburg was fifth.

Buckland's Ronald Jones interrupted Noatak's run at the top by placing fourth.

Hailstone won the girls' race with ease, finishing 35 seconds ahead of the rest of the field. She turned in a time of 21:29. Noatak's Miah Wolfe placed second at 22:04.

Kotzebue swept the top places in the middle school boys' and girls' races. Eli Atkins won the boys' race at 21:09. Devin Sheldon and Bron Baldwin were second and third. Zaida Baldwin won the girls' race at 20:48. Kaila Short was second at 21:22.

Buckland's Herbert Thomas took the top spot in the boys' elementary division at 15:31. Noatak's Jessie May Adams won the girls' race at 15:56.

Final Results

ELEMENTARY DIVISION

BOYS

1?Herbert Thomas, Buckland 15:31

2. Tony Jones III, Buckland 15:50

3. Willie Hadley, Jr., Buckland

15:55

4. Alfred Ballot III, Buckland

16:28

GIRLS

1. Jessie May Adams, Noatak

15:56

2. Hailie Moto, Deering

16:33

3. Nicole Ticket, Buckland

16:54

MIDDLE SCHOOL

BOYS

1. Eli Atkins, Kotzebue

21:09

2. Devin Sheldon, Kotzebue

21:20

3. Bron Baldwin, Kotzebue

22:43

4. Robert Cleveland, Deering 23:15

5. Katlula Sage, Buckland

23:37

6. Eric Toshavik, Kotzebue

23:37

GIRLS

1. Zaida Baldwin, Kotzebue

20:48

2. Kaila Short, Kotzebue

21:22

3. Kaileen Tebbits, Noorvik

21:38

4. Natasha Bailey, Noorvik

22:51

5. Lucy Foster, Noorvik

23:17

HIGH SCHOOL

BOYS

1. Amos Sage, Noatak

17:36

2. Robert Sheldon, Noatak 17:52

3. Joshua Wolfe, Noatak

18:43

4. Ronald Jones, Buckland 19:15

5. Zachary VanAmburg, Noatak 20:46

GIRLS

1. Carol Hailstone, Noorvik

21:29

2. Miah Wolf, Noatak

22:04

3. Kate Tebbits, Noorvik

23:31

4. Mary Hailstone, Noorvik

23:43

5. Mamie Kirk, Buckland

25:25:00

 

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