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Season opens with a Silver for Lamprey at Nittany Cross!

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It was a muddy season opener in Trexlertown, PA which saw 11 Lamprey Systems riders take to the start line over two days.

Team Lamprey Systems starts the season strong at Nittany Lion Cross.

It was a muddy season opener in Trexlertown, PA which saw 11 Lamprey Systems riders take to the start line over two days. The best result for the team came on day 2 from Jennifer Hetrick who crossed the line 2nd in the Women’s 3/4 race, a confident 48 seconds ahead of 3rd.

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Jennifer Hetrick on the Podium

Day 1

Day 1 saw 8 Lamprey Systems riders compete across 4 categories. The best placed Lamprey Systems rider of the day was Sabnia Olenchock who cracked the top 10 placing 9th in the Women’s 40+ event. The Men’s 35+ category saw the most action for the team however with 4 Lamprey Systems team members competing in it. Joe Pigga, Chris Garges, Stephen Olenchock and Greg Ahnert took part in the 45 minute event with Joe Pigga finishing highest at 22nd. Amy Ahnert was the sole team member competing in the women’s 3/4 race where she finished 19th while Ron Kriner and Jeffrey Bays competed in the Men’s 4/5 race finishing 49th and 69th in a large field of 105 participants.

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Sabina Racing on Day 1

Day 2

Day 2 brought the mud and along with it better results. Jennifer Hetrick secured her 2nd place in the Women’s Cat 3/4 race on Sunday while the men’s fortunes improved as well. The 35+ squad of Joe Pigga, Chris Garges, Greg Ahnert and Stephen Olenchock all saw their placings improve with Joe once again having the best result of the bunch, crossing the line 14th. Frank Ingraham joined Jeffery Bays in the Men’s 4/5 race placing 53rd and 38th respectively while Amy Ahnert improved on her 19th the day before by placing 18th on Sunday.

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The Mud of Day 2

 

Complete Team Results

Day 1

Men 35+

Joe Pigga – 22nd

Chris Garges – 25th

Stephen Olenchock – 43rd

Greg Ahnert – 46th

Cat 4/5

Jeff Bays – 49th

Ron Kriner – 69th

Women 40+

Sabina Olenchock – 9th

Women 3/4

Amy Ahnert – 19th

Day 2

Men 35+

Joe Pigga – 14th!

Chris Garges – 31st

Greg Ahnert – 34th

Stephen Olenchock – 38th

Men 45+

Jeff Hetrick – 22nd

Mens 4/5

Jeffrey Bays – 38th

Frank Ingraham – 53rd

Women 40+

Sabina Olenchock – 11th

Amy Ahnert – 18th

Women 3/4

Jennifer Hetrick 2nd!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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