On January 30-31, the Mighty Mites came back home to crystal for their second home race of the season, the Mighty Mite GS. Though a bit on the chilly side, the weather was outstanding for racing and the courses were fast and fun.
The ladies on Saturday were consistent as could be. For both runs the top 5, and thus final results were the same. Annaliese Frohlich took first, Abby Headstrom second, Quinn Dennehy third (1st for U10) with Poppy Honeybone fourth (3rd U12) and Lucy Kettrick fifth (2nd for U10). The U10 podium had Quinn first, Lucy second, Paisley Bigatel third, Francis Atchison fourth and Josie White fifth. There were no U8 finishers. Complete results are here.
For the men, there was a tight battle at the top, with Karsten Farris and Ollie Loeser trading 1st and 2nd on the two runs. Karsten took the top spot for the day, with Ollie second and Charlie Orford third. Ahad Ather was the 4th U12, with Winn Flaggert in fifth. For the U10s, Sawyer Krohn was first (5th overall), with Carter Headstrom second, and Win Chandler Third. Wyatt Loeser was fourth and Deeson Patterson fifth. Evan Jakubek won the U8s, with Gabriel Caccia second and Gavin Trachte third. Complete results are here.
On Sunday, Annaliese Frohlich again took first, and Abby Headstrom again second. Eva Schoening was third, Poppy Honeybone fourth and Payton Abel fifth to round out the U12s. For U10s, Lucy Kettrick was first, Quinn Dennehy second and Paisley Bigatel third. Josie White took fourth and Ellie Trulson fifth. Complete results are here.
For the men on Sunday, it was deja vu all over again. Karsten Farris and Ollie Loeser again traded 1st and 2nd on the two runs and Karsten took the top spot for the day, with Ollie second. Ahad Ather was third, Charlie Orford fourth and Tristan Krohn fifth. For the U10s, Win Chandler was first, with Carter Headstrom second, and Anderson Farris third. Wyatt Loeser was fourth and Jack Lewison fifth. the U8 podium went unchanged, with Evan Jakubek first, Gabriel Caccia second and Gavin Trachte third. Complete results are here.
Anni Frolich and Karsten Farris were the combined winners for the weekend.