Nick Albonico keeps a good spirit during the half marathon race on May 12 and ends up finishing in fourth place with a time of 1:58:35. Photo by Ashley Grogan

Paiute Meadows Trail Run draws in a crowd

Susanville resident Sean Buehler is the 10th overall finisher for the 4.5-mile race with a time of 38 minutes and 8.4 seconds. Photo by Ashley Grogan

Runners from far and wide flocked to the annual Paiute Meadows Trail Run Saturday, May 12.

The trail run hosted four races and drew in a total of 249 athletes.

The four races of the event included a 50K, a half marathon, a 4.5-mile run and a 1-mile kids’ run.

Of the 249 participants, 72 are residents of Lassen County.

The 50K had a total of 41 participants. Derrik Jenkins of Riverton, Utah took first place with his time of 4 hours, 7 minutes and 50 seconds.

The only Lassen County representative in the 50K was Susanville runner Michael Blaschak. Blaschak finished 23rd overall with a time of 6:50.39.

The half marathon had a total of 76 participants, 18 of which reside in Lassen County.

The first-place finisher of the half marathon was Jared Bingham, resident of Riverbank, California. He finished with a time of 1:51.22.

Of the 18 Lassen County participants, Rocklin Albonico, 8, of Susanville, was first to cross the line with a time of 1:54.09. He earned third place overall.

Next in was Susanville resident Nick Albonico with a time of 1:58:35 earning him fourth place.

Fifth place was earned by Susanville resident Sadie Wilson with a time of 2:00:33.

Susanville resident Lindsy Campbell earned sixth place overall with a time of 2:08:24.

In 15th place, Susanville resident Fernando Estrada finished with a time of 2:19:01.

Susanville resident Aaron Johnson took 19th place with a time of 2:29:45.

Susanville resident Nikolas Edwards took 21st with a time of 2:30:14.

In 22nd place was Susanville resident Lisa Marie Urquizu with a time of 2:30:48.

Susanville resident Ceci Dale-Cesmat earned 32nd place with a time of 2:43:13.

Janesville resident Megan Maytum finished in 36th place with a time of 2:47:39.

In 43rd place was Susanville resident Ryan Hilburn with a time of 2:50:03.

Susanville resident Nick Dominguez finished 45th with a time of 2:56:01.

In 46th place was Nancy Hefner, of Susanville, with a time of 2:56:54.

Susanville resident James Stevens earned 58th place with a time of 3:26:49.

Martin Balding, of Susanville, earned 59th place with a time of 3:26:50.

Westwood resident Geneviene Antognazzi finished 64th with a time of 3:38:13.

In 67th place, Susanville’s Rod McCollough finished with a time of 3:51:33.

Susanville resident John Rompel finished things up for the Lassen County participants with his 69th-place finish of 3:55:32.

There were a total of 111 runners in the 4.5-mile race with 32 participants representing Lassen County.

The first-place finisher of the race overall was Adam Carrillo, of Susanville, with a time of 31 minutes and 28.6 seconds.

Susanville’s Molly West took second place with a time of 32:54.9.

Susanville resident Jacob Hernandez earned third place with a time of 34:40.5.

In fifth place was Susanville’s Michael Rivas with a time of 36:26.9.

Earning seventh was Susanville resident Carrie Adams with a time of 36:43.1.

Susanville’s Jon Celum took ninth place with a time of 37:50.1.

In 10th place was Susanville’s Sean Buehler with a time of 38.08.4.

Susanville’s Andrew Rena-Dozier earned 20th with a time of 42:18.7.

In 21st place was Susanville’s Cerena Brewen with a time of 42:22/5.

Susanville’s Tiffany Russell earned 22nd place with a time of 42:27.1.

Janesville resident Kay Runyon took 27th place overall with a time of 43:00.6.

In 30th was Susanville’s Madji McIntosh with a time of 44:24.1.

Bambi Wallin, of Janesville, earned 31st with a time of 45:05.6.

Susanville’s Ashlee Albonico, 11, took 33rd place with a time of 45:30.7.

In 34th place was Susanville’s Amanda Bolls with a time of 45:49.4.

Finishing 39th overall was Susanville’s Brady Johnson, 12, with a time of 46:52.2.

In 41st place was Janesville’s Robert Taylor, 16, with a time of 47:41.1.

Westwood’s Coline Beyer earned 44th overall with a time of 47:54.8.

In 45th place was Susanville’s Sadie Albonico with a time of 48:10.8.

Taking 48th place was Susanville’s Victoria Estrada with a time of 48:25.8.

Tarah Clark, of Susanville nabbed 54th place with a time of 49:30.7.

Coming in 60th place, Minette Hutchinson, of Janesville finished with a time of 51:06.9.

Megan Betti, of Janesville, finished in 62nd place, with a time of 51:25.7.

With a finishing time of 51:33.2, Vinnie Miller, of Susanville, earned 63rd place.

Susanville’s Michael Wofford finished in 70th place with a time of 53:04.9.

In 71st place, Dorothy Bond, of Susanville, finished with a time of 54:02.6.

Portia Korver, of Susanville, nabbed 73rd place, finishing at 54:04.3.

John Dozier, of Susanville, finished with a time of 56:28.8, earning him 82nd place.

Debra Wofford, of Susanville nabbed 98th place with a time of 1:03:01.4.

Susanville’s Mark Sabo, earned 100th place, with a time of 1:04:03.9.

Kimberly Michel, of Janesville, finished 104th with a time of 1:06:36.4.

Stacy Gallyer, of Susanville, ended with a time of 1:06:36.8, earning 105th place.

In the annual Paiute Meadows Trail kids 1-mile run Daniel Taylor nabbed first place, with a time of 8:09.

Andrew Clark finished with a time of 9:20, earning second place.

Madeline Blaufuss finished third with a time of 9:42.

Louie Buentiempo snagged fourth place, with a time of 9:54.

Earning fifth place, Ezequial Taylor finished with a time of 11:23.

Bella Rivas snagged sixth place, with a time of 12:23.

Serenity Carl finished with a time of 14:15, and earned seventh place.

Snagging eighth place, Caleb Clark ran the 1-mile run in 15:03.

Jaden Taylor finished in eighth place, with a time of 15:03.

Ulysses Bond finished in 10th place, with a finishing time of 15:43.

Warren Bond tied for 10th place with a time of 15:43.

Finishing in 12th place, Delaney Pate ran the mile in 16:46.

Karah Edmonds finished in 13th place, with a time of 17:09.

With an ending time of 18:44, Melanie Major snagged 14th place.

Rachele Sherod finished with a time of 19:02, earning 15th place.

Daniel Lee, tied for 15th place, with a time of 19:02.

With a finishing time of 19:05, Shirley Co nabbed 17th place.

Mauricio Espriella, Mariah Henness and Savana Santana tied for 18th place with a time of 19:07.

Overall, the annual Paiute Meadows Trail Run drew participation from local and visiting runners.