Peter Smith of Northwestern and Audrey Brooks of Dordt were the winners on Saturday in the Midland half-marathon.

Smith won the men's race in 1:10:37. Maxwell Cruse of Dakota State was second in 1:11:37.

CJ Martinez, a senior at Fremont High School, finished sixth out of 37 male runners that finished. Martinez ran a 1:12:08 which was just two seconds out of fifth place.

Martinez's time is a 5:32 pace for the 13.1 miles. He beat six college runners who earned All-GPAC cross country honors earlier this fall.

Kasey Reeves of Midland was 17th in 1:14:55 while teammate Cortland Cassidy was 21st in 1:17:10. Danny Spies of the Warriors was 25th in 1:20:13.

Brooks won the women's race in 1:24:55. Sarah Van Wyk of the Defenders was second in 1:30:09.

Braska Patterson of Midland was 12th in 1:36:18.


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