Big C Relays 2013

Chrisalyn Johnson of Dimond clears the bar in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Wade Ellis of South wins a section of the 110-meter hurdles at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Fans get an aerial view of the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Jesse Williams, 2011 high jump world champion, left, congratulates age-group champion Bruce McBarnette on his efforts as Heath Day of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes watches at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Dreanna Owens of Eagle River, left, and Hannah Short of South hit the homestretch in a section of the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Jay Ulen of Soldotna grazes the bar at six feet two inches at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska. His jump of six feet one inch earned second place in the event.
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Brandon Montalvo of Eielson wins a section of the 110-meter hurdles at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
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Peggy Mathis of Wasilla runs 59.29 to win the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Mattea Peters runs the anchor leg for Homer in the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
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Nikole Boggs of Eagle River runs to second place in the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Reigning world champion high jumper Jesse Williams of Eugene, Or. soars above a bar set at five feet 10 inches as guest athlete at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Maya Tsao-Wu of Grace Christian competes in the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Evonne Johnson, right, hands the baton to Eielson teammate Jazzmyn Williams en route to a win in a section of the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
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Emily Merioles of Valdez competes in the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
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Frew Winkle of Grace Christian, left, and Roman Stephan of South battle in a section of the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Stephan barely edged Winkle in the race 54.03 to 54.05.
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Anna Sophia Roberts, right, prepares to hand off to West teammate Melody Lowe in the girls 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Masters athlete Bruce McBarnette of Sterling, Va. clears the bar in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. McBarnette, an attorney, realtor, and television and movie actor, has won nine age-group world championships and set numerous age-group world records.
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The infield is filled with track and field athletes at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Nicholas Jenkins of Service hits the homestretch in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Jordan Black of Colony bears down for the homestretch in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Jasmine Ashby heads home after receiving the baton from South teammate Piper Haley in the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Melody Lowe of West heads for the finish line after receiving the baton from Anna Sophia Roberts in the girls 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Masters athlete Stacey Nieder of Anchorage clears the bar in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Nieder, a local physician, is a multiple age-group national champion as well as the 2011 age-group world champion.
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Emily Haas, right, closes in to hand off the baton to Service teammate Dajanae Harris as the Cougars win the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Chris Kveseth of Chugiak wins his heat and races to top honors in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. His time of 50.22 was over two seconds faster than the competition.
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Payton Fullmer of Chugiak clears five feet 10 inches in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Leroy Elliott of West misses an attempt in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Elliott cleared five feet 10 inches in the event.
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Tevin Gladden of Lathrop just misses his attempt at six feet four inches before settling for a win in the high jump of six feet two inches at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
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Guest athlete Jesse Williams of Eugene, Or., center, listens as Masters athlete Bruce McBarnette, left, mentors boys high jump champion Tevin Gladden of Lathrop at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Gladden cleared six feet two inches to win the event. Williams took gold at the 2011 World Championships, and is a two-time Olympian with a best of seven feet nine and one-quarter inches.
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The infield is filled with track and field athletes at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Brad Smithwick of Kenai Central runs to a second-place finish in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska. He timed 52.49 in the event.
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Masters athlete Stacey Nieder chats with high school high jump winner Taylir Kueter of Bartlett following action at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Chrisalyn Johnson of Dimond clears the bar in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Wade Ellis of South wins a section of the 110-meter hurdles at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Fans get an aerial view of the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Jesse Williams, 2011 high jump world champion, left, congratulates age-group champion Bruce McBarnette on his efforts as Heath Day of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes watches at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Dreanna Owens of Eagle River, left, and Hannah Short of South hit the homestretch in a section of the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Jay Ulen of Soldotna grazes the bar at six feet two inches at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska. His jump of six feet one inch earned second place in the event.
Erik Hill
Brandon Montalvo of Eielson wins a section of the 110-meter hurdles at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
Erik Hill
Peggy Mathis of Wasilla runs 59.29 to win the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Mattea Peters runs the anchor leg for Homer in the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
Erik Hill
Nikole Boggs of Eagle River runs to second place in the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Reigning world champion high jumper Jesse Williams of Eugene, Or. soars above a bar set at five feet 10 inches as guest athlete at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Maya Tsao-Wu of Grace Christian competes in the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Evonne Johnson, right, hands the baton to Eielson teammate Jazzmyn Williams en route to a win in a section of the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
Erik Hill
Emily Merioles of Valdez competes in the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
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Frew Winkle of Grace Christian, left, and Roman Stephan of South battle in a section of the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Stephan barely edged Winkle in the race 54.03 to 54.05.
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Anna Sophia Roberts, right, prepares to hand off to West teammate Melody Lowe in the girls 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Masters athlete Bruce McBarnette of Sterling, Va. clears the bar in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. McBarnette, an attorney, realtor, and television and movie actor, has won nine age-group world championships and set numerous age-group world records.
Erik Hill
The infield is filled with track and field athletes at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Nicholas Jenkins of Service hits the homestretch in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Jordan Black of Colony bears down for the homestretch in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Jasmine Ashby heads home after receiving the baton from South teammate Piper Haley in the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Melody Lowe of West heads for the finish line after receiving the baton from Anna Sophia Roberts in the girls 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Masters athlete Stacey Nieder of Anchorage clears the bar in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Nieder, a local physician, is a multiple age-group national champion as well as the 2011 age-group world champion.
Erik Hill
Emily Haas, right, closes in to hand off the baton to Service teammate Dajanae Harris as the Cougars win the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Chris Kveseth of Chugiak wins his heat and races to top honors in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. His time of 50.22 was over two seconds faster than the competition.
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Payton Fullmer of Chugiak clears five feet 10 inches in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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Leroy Elliott of West misses an attempt in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Elliott cleared five feet 10 inches in the event.
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Tevin Gladden of Lathrop just misses his attempt at six feet four inches before settling for a win in the high jump of six feet two inches at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
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Guest athlete Jesse Williams of Eugene, Or., center, listens as Masters athlete Bruce McBarnette, left, mentors boys high jump champion Tevin Gladden of Lathrop at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Gladden cleared six feet two inches to win the event. Williams took gold at the 2011 World Championships, and is a two-time Olympian with a best of seven feet nine and one-quarter inches.
Erik Hill
The infield is filled with track and field athletes at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Brad Smithwick of Kenai Central runs to a second-place finish in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska. He timed 52.49 in the event.
Erik Hill
Masters athlete Stacey Nieder chats with high school high jump winner Taylir Kueter of Bartlett following action at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Chrisalyn Johnson of Dimond clears the bar in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Wade Ellis of South wins a section of the 110-meter hurdles at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Fans get an aerial view of the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Jesse Williams, 2011 high jump world champion, left, congratulates age-group champion Bruce McBarnette on his efforts as Heath Day of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes watches at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Dreanna Owens of Eagle River, left, and Hannah Short of South hit the homestretch in a section of the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Jay Ulen of Soldotna grazes the bar at six feet two inches at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska. His jump of six feet one inch earned second place in the event.
Erik Hill
Brandon Montalvo of Eielson wins a section of the 110-meter hurdles at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
Erik Hill
Peggy Mathis of Wasilla runs 59.29 to win the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Mattea Peters runs the anchor leg for Homer in the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
Erik Hill
Nikole Boggs of Eagle River runs to second place in the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Reigning world champion high jumper Jesse Williams of Eugene, Or. soars above a bar set at five feet 10 inches as guest athlete at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Maya Tsao-Wu of Grace Christian competes in the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Evonne Johnson, right, hands the baton to Eielson teammate Jazzmyn Williams en route to a win in a section of the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
Erik Hill
Emily Merioles of Valdez competes in the girls 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
Erik Hill
Frew Winkle of Grace Christian, left, and Roman Stephan of South battle in a section of the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Stephan barely edged Winkle in the race 54.03 to 54.05.
Erik Hill
Anna Sophia Roberts, right, prepares to hand off to West teammate Melody Lowe in the girls 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Masters athlete Bruce McBarnette of Sterling, Va. clears the bar in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. McBarnette, an attorney, realtor, and television and movie actor, has won nine age-group world championships and set numerous age-group world records.
Erik Hill
The infield is filled with track and field athletes at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Nicholas Jenkins of Service hits the homestretch in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Jordan Black of Colony bears down for the homestretch in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Jasmine Ashby heads home after receiving the baton from South teammate Piper Haley in the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Melody Lowe of West heads for the finish line after receiving the baton from Anna Sophia Roberts in the girls 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Masters athlete Stacey Nieder of Anchorage clears the bar in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Nieder, a local physician, is a multiple age-group national champion as well as the 2011 age-group world champion.
Erik Hill
Emily Haas, right, closes in to hand off the baton to Service teammate Dajanae Harris as the Cougars win the 4x100 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Chris Kveseth of Chugiak wins his heat and races to top honors in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. His time of 50.22 was over two seconds faster than the competition.
Erik Hill
Payton Fullmer of Chugiak clears five feet 10 inches in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Leroy Elliott of West misses an attempt in the high jump at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Elliott cleared five feet 10 inches in the event.
Erik Hill
Tevin Gladden of Lathrop just misses his attempt at six feet four inches before settling for a win in the high jump of six feet two inches at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska.
Erik Hill
Guest athlete Jesse Williams of Eugene, Or., center, listens as Masters athlete Bruce McBarnette, left, mentors boys high jump champion Tevin Gladden of Lathrop at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome. Gladden cleared six feet two inches to win the event. Williams took gold at the 2011 World Championships, and is a two-time Olympian with a best of seven feet nine and one-quarter inches.
Erik Hill
The infield is filled with track and field athletes at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
Erik Hill
Brad Smithwick of Kenai Central runs to a second-place finish in the boys 400 meters at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome in Anchorage, Alaska. He timed 52.49 in the event.
Erik Hill
Masters athlete Stacey Nieder chats with high school high jump winner Taylir Kueter of Bartlett following action at the Big C Relays Friday April 5, 2013 at The Dome.
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