Szweda-Mittelstadt, Barnwell win Hope Wagon Trail run

Alaska Dispatch News

Gillean Szweda-Mittelstadt and Allison Barnwell seized the men’s and women’s victories, respectively, in Sunday’s 3.5-mile Hope Wagon Trail Run.

Szweda-Mittelstadt clocked 19 minutes, 11 seconds, to top Hunter Kratz (19:34) and Miles Knotek (19:48) in a race that featured 277 finishers.

Barnwell won the women’s division, and finished eighth overall, in 20:40, clear of Jessica Pahkala (21:47) and Stacy Strabel (22:07).