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USATF running crowns go to Bennett, VanPelt

  • Author: Alaska Dispatch News
  • Updated: October 11, 2017
  • Published October 11, 2017

Blake Bennett of Anchorage Christian and Allison VanPelt of Wasilla captured victories Wednesday in the USA Track & Field cross-country championships at Cheney Lake.

Bennett completed the 5-kilometer course in 15 minutes, 36.66 seconds. VanPelt's 18:23.06 topped the girls.

In the 3K race for runners 14 and younger, victories went to Gavin Nelson (14:10.14) and Sadie Benter (12:39.34).

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