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Knight wins 5-mile Turkey Trot in less than 25 minutes

Colorado Springs runner is first woman to cross, in 29:21
More than 400 runners take off at the start of the Durango Turkey Trot on Thursday at Fort Lewis College. Jerry McBride/Durango Herald

Paul Knight averaged 4 minutes and 58 seconds per mile on Thursday to win Durango’s annual 5-mile Turkey Trot. Knight was an all-state runner for DHS and now runs for the Colorado School of Mines.

Paul Knight of Durango wins the Durango Turkey Trot men’s division 5-mile race Thursday ay at Fort Lewis College with a time of 24:51.35.The event was sponsored by the Animas Surgical Hospital and proceeds will benefit local charities. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)
Madeleine Burns of Colorado Springs wins the Durango Turkey Trot’s women's division of the 5-mile race on Thursday. Burns’ winning time was 29:21.65. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)

John Cusick of Denver, however, challenged Knight and only finished six seconds after him in second place.

The race had plenty of other fast times, with the top 15 runners all averaging less than 6 minutes per mile. The overall female winner, Madeline Burns, was among them, crossing 14th overall in 29:21, averaging 5:52 per mile.

Knight and Burns, both 19, raced in the 18-29 age group.

The 5-mile run drew 422 participants, many of them in costumes.

A dozen other runners ran away from their competition to win their age groups.

Armando Inbody claimed the male 17-and-under crown in 28:31, and Nina Quayle won the female 17-and-under division in 32:29.

In the 30-39 groups, Shawn Jakubowski (26:22) and Missy Neagos (32:51) were the first finishers.

In the 40-49 divisions, Ian Huang (26:58) and Regina Curry (30:49) ran away from their competition.

DHS head cross-country coach Ken Flint won the male’s 50-59 division in 30:49 while Susan Fischer won the female division in 37:49.

In the 60-69 class, Gerry Geraghty (36:20) and Alice Fitzgerald (46:09) were the first runners to finish.

Nine runners who are 70 or older also took on the 5-mile challenge. Art Rohr (47:27) and Kate Sweeney (53:29), however, bested their peers.

Durango Turkey Trot 2021 5-mile Results

1. Paul Knight 24:51

2. John Cusick 24:57

3. Shawn Jakubowski 26:22

4. Christopher Hammes 26:41

5. Will Bojangles 26:47

6. Ian Huang 26:58

7. Erich Owen 28:03

8. Brad Neagos 28:20

9. Alec Fleischer 28:28

10. Armando Inbody 28:31

11. Gordon Gianniny 28:31

12. Aiden Urban 28:33

13. Alex Burns 29:12

14. Madeleine Burns 29:12

15. Dan Yeager 29:40

16. Shannon Maloney 30:24

17. Benjamin Lachelt 30:25

18. Makiah Salzano 30:32

19. Ken Flint 30:49

20. Regina Cury 30:49

21. Cesar Moore 31:51

22. Anthony Flint 31:59

23. Daniel Rohde 31:59

24. Nina Quayle 32:29

25. Missy Neagos 32:51

26. Sam Morrison 32:54

27. Emily Burns 33:00

28. Jonathan Burden

29. Ben Mitchell 33:05

30. Dan Sage 33:36

31. Krista Scott 33:38

32. Aiden Quayle 33:41

33. Theodora Zastrocky 33:45

34. Michael Ellis 33:47

35. Molly Hummel 33:47

36. Charlie Kiene 33:56

37. Riley Searle 33:58

38. Frank Quayle 34:02

39. Wade Mitchell 34:04

40. Jesse Sievers 34:06

41. David McIlwain 34:09

42. Rob Schmidt 34:19

43. Asher Jaffe 34:31

44. Zach Zirkelbach 34:56

45. Matthew Laggart 35:13

46. Ryne Waggoner 35:14

47. Jurgen Montgomery 35:20

48. Collin Browse 35:41

49. Chris Burnett 35:49

50. Kristina Bodewes 35:56

51. Brittain Lovett 36:05

52. Evan Morozowich 36:13

53. Trevor Howell 36:18

54. Gerry Geraghty 36:20

55. Rachel Lasiewicz 36:25

56. Kristin Burnett 36:28

57. J. Unterreiner 37:10

58. Ryan Unterreiner 37:13

59. Johnny Chapman 37:16

60. Andrea Fleming 37:19

61. Ana Maria Gregori 37:15

62. Holy Proulx 37:26

63. Brianne Marshall 37:28

64. Hudson Curry 37:30

65. Melissa Ponwith 37:32

66. Raymond Kessler 37:39

67. L. Morozowich 37:47

68. Susan Fischer 37:49

69. Kate Shavel 37:57

70. Lee Rosenthal 37:57

71. Kyle Gilbert 38:00

72. Erica Stewart 38:07

73. Mitchell Castricone 38:08

74. Mira Quayle 38:11

75. Brecken Dalley 38:11

76. Travis Engle 38:14

77. Cory Gianniny-Engle 38:17

78. Rachel Bell 38:27

79. Ian Stewart 38:33

80. Andy Burns 38:35

81. Steve Whiteman 38:36

82. Katy Kopec 38:38

83. Brett Rowland 38:45

84. Mason Rowland 38:46

85. Mariah Stuart 38:47

86. Kelsey Jones 39:03

87. Kerri Wasko 39:04

88. Hugo Garduno 39:12

89. Greg Koernig 39:32

90. Heath Nero 39:34

91. Annie Marks 39:36

92. Pamela Jones 39:37

93. Zachary Ottman 39:38

94. Luke Wachter 39:41

95. Bryan Gnehm 39:45

96. Owen Babcock 39:45

97. Kourtney Hadrick 39:49

98. R. Quayle 39:49

99. Sejal Quayle 39:50

100. Lydia Jung 39:51

101. Kalen McMunn 39:56

102. Tilia Clausen 39:58

103. Carly Pierson 40:08

104. Eric Pierson 40:09

105. Mack Otter 40:09

106. Jack Lootens 40:09

107. Shawna Woody 40:32

108. Douglas Wiemer 40:35

109. Starla Yellowman 40:36

110. Lew Sovocool 40:51

111. Sarah Margoles 40:54

112. Daniel Stepan 41:01

113. Matt Owen 41:01

114. Gary Gianniny 41:07

115. Lauren Coddington 41:08

116. Brokke Cheatham 41:14

117. Michelle Blankenship 41:17

118. Marc Esquivel 41:27

119. Beth Ann Newman 41:29

120. Sam Szura 41:36

121. Andrew Long 41:36

122. Kelly Pritchard 41:40

123. Ethan Grumke 41:41

124. Susan Freeman 41:42

125. Jonti Fox 41:49

126. Mia Holden 41:49

127. Sean Murray 41:50

128. Eliza Webster 41:53

129. Janet Fox 41:54

130. Virginia Hofferber 41:57

131. Mark Walsh 42:01

132. Scarlett Wilson-Hager 42:03

133. Mark Walls 42:03

134. Jennifer Bassignani 42:28

135. Arturo Olazaba 42:32

136. A.J. Cheripka 42:38

137. Derek Wadsworth 42:39

138. Martha Schoppe 42:39

139. Jasper Zastrocky 42:44

140. Micah Zastrocky 42:45

141. Boaz Zastrocky 42:45

142. Josh Zastrocky 42:46

143. Jonathan Roberts 42:54

144. Kamie Conner 43:07

145. Mallory St. Pierre 43:15

146. Ian Kutzleb 43:15

147. Alison Layman 43:16

148. Bryn Aggeler 43:16

149. Ethan Scott 43:17

150. Lauren Aggeler 43:17

151. Jessica Yeager 43:37

152. Annie Fox 43:38

153. Stephanie Allred 43:47

154. Amy Sovocool 43:52

155. Meredith Storton 43:54

156. JM Storton 43:55

157. Rochelle Russell 43:56

158. Nathan Scott 43:58

159. John Webster 44:01

160. Katharine Reilly 44:02

161. Liza Nero 44:05

162. Corey Beaugh 44:06

163. Jokota Bowker 44:18

164. Karis Morrall 44:34

165. Nia Sturr 44:42

166. Geoff Lewis 44:52

167. Michaela Gilbert 44:55

168. Shannon Redfield 45:00

169. Ben Forster 45:00

170. Gary Goold 45:01

171. Bill Ayres 45:01

172. Emerald Cordova 45:04

173. Elle Hadrick 45:08

174. William Luthy 45:08

175. Erika Luthy 45:10

176. Lindsay Marshall 45:11

177. Tyler Kolby 45:11

178. Gary Pearce 45:12

179. Annabella Sherman 45:16

180. Jonas Hughes 45:17

181. David Hughes 45:18

182. Suzanne Fiorillo 45:24

183. Falon McGinty 45:25

184. W. Stewart 45:55

185. Chelsea Jurgens 46:04

186. David Vara 46:05

187. Alice Fitzgerald 46:09

188. Ian McCallum 46:20

189. Sara Martin 46:21

190. Oren Rosenberg 46:25

191. Anna Layden 46:30

192. Kathryn Henk 46:31

193. Krissy Cordova 46:38

194. Maya Stewart-Silver 46:44

195. Chari Perce 46:46

196. Tonya Anderson 47:02

197. Caitlin Jones 47:03

198. Lindsay Wagner 47:03

199. Gary Sorich 47:04

200. Catherine Plevak 47:05

201. Lizzy Heerdt 47:21

202. C. Silva 47:24

203. Art Rohr 47:27

204. Christina McMunn 47:29

205. Gina Vara 47:35

206. Kate Pritchard 47:36

207. Mark Raymond 47:36

208. Nola Fox 47:38

209. Richelle Alvarado 47:38

210. Letzer Alvarado 47:39

211. Kim Adams 47:39

212. Sarah Moe 47:40

213. Kalli Ayres 47:40

214. Jordan Helms 47:42

215. Danielle Patton 48:05

216. Rosemary Knight 48:06

217. Teresa Malone 48:06

218. Marjorie Brinton 48:07

219. Madeline Robertson 48:11

220. Robin Fox 48:13

221. Rosie Fox 48:13

222. Izzy Chamberlain 48:18

223. Nichole Bluemle 48:22

224. Brian Bluemle 48:23

225. Rachel Sorrell 48:25

226. Sherri Schaaf 48:26

227. Peg Rogers 48:26

228. Anonymous 48:39

229. Jerry Morgan 48:39

230. Kathleen Morgan 48:39

231. Taylor Wasko 48:40

232. Coleman Davidson 48:40

233. Kahla McRoberts 48:41

234. Tim Durkin 48:56

235. Sharon Evans-Durkin 48:57

236. Alicia Shipp 49:04

237. James Shipp 49:05

238. Steve Boos 49:06

239. Lorien Schuldt 49:11

240. Daniel Hinds 49:23

241. Rachel Turiel 49:23

242. Calene Hawkins 49:32

243. Jennifer Schoedler 49:36

244. Rick Gore 49:43

245. Ella Frihauf 49:44

246. Will McFarlane 49:44

247. Willa Trono 49:46

248. Brooke Searle 49:56

249. Kellie Thompson 50:05

250. Grace Damien 50:09

251. Maple Damien 50:09

252. Rush Webster 50:24

253. Havens Webster 50:24

254. Olivia Furer 50:53

255. Lindsay Levine 50:53

256. Scott Shadid 50:57

257. Bonnie Bassett 51:12

258. James Trammell 51:13

259. Spencer Herlong 51:15

260. Alexandra herlong 51:15

261. William Kalish 51:15

262. Ally Rennell 51:16

263. Alexa McRoberts 51:16

264. Ellen Babers 51:24

265. Rosemary Johnston 51:25

266. Ingrid Peterson 51:37

267. Katy Pepinsky 51:41

268. L. Harding 51:50

269. Hannah Helms 51:50

270. Michael Inbody 51:56

271. Kristin Harding 51:58

272. Grace Morledge 52:02

273. Greg Ewing 52:08

274. Rachel Williams 52:13

275. Steve Jung 52:16

276. Kelsey Pla 52:32

277. Jim Robertso 52:36

278. Warren Oliver 52:40

279. Any Puig 52:42

280. Erika Ball 52:54

281. Ryan Cheese 52:55

282. Sara Carver 52:55

283. Alexis Koses 53:01

284. Sean Willis 53:02

285. I. Mitchell 53:10

286. Jessica Mitchell 53:11

287. Herbert Jackson 53:20

288. Joel Culp 53:25

289. Jackie Culp 53:25

290. Kate Sweeney 53:29

291. Nathan Mark 53:29

292. Anonymous 53:30

293. Seth Keener 53:38

294. Hannah Keener 53:38

295. Madison Hert 53:48

296. Hope Frihauf 53:48

297. Karla Sluis 53:51

298. Steve Pease 54:01

299. Raynelle Thompson 54:05

300. Cynthia Dott 54:06

301. Chris Coleman 54:10

302. Eleanor Johnson 54:22

303. Abigail Allred 54:24

304. Samantha Lewandowski 54:30

305. Jason Lewandowski 54:30

306. Sarah Culhane 54:35

307. Hannah Barovier 54:35

308. Stacy Beaugh 55:08

309. Becky Walkden 55:12

310. Martha Iverson 55:19

311. Kristina Bruton 55:23

312. Julianne Begay 55:25

313. Liz Oliver 55:26

314. Vanessa Bohaty 55:27

315. Carlee Garnillo 55:27

316. Deryn Candelaria 55:27

317. Phil Goulding 55:28

318. Vanessa Silva 55:44

319. Rebecca Dalley 55:50

320. Gina Allbright 55:51

321. Colleen Rafferty 55:53

322. Brian Skyles 56:00

323. Oscar Trono 56:17

324. Leslie Hansen 56:17

325. Allie Burnett 56:18

326. Lynn Urban 56:27

327. Page Coleman 56:49

328. Brian Fergus 56:57

329. Shelly Peterson 56:58

330. Aimee Graugnard 57:05

331. Mindy Jones 57:16

332. Caitlin Dye 57:28

333. Elizabeth Gleason 57:29

334. Jon Fox 57:41

335. M. Bogan 57:50

336. Ingrid Alt 57:53

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338. Justin Bogan 58:02

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340. Chanty Rodriguez 58:42

341. Antonio Mondragon 58:42

342. Richard Bagienski 59:04

343. Paula Gaughan 59:09

344. Kristine Sage 59:13

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347. Shirley Gonzales 59:32

348. Nicholas Anderson 59:56

349. Babe Gallegos 59:56

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