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WV Trail Series titles decided

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Trail Run Series wrapped up June 22 with the Bavarian Battle 10-Mile and 8K Trail Runs at the Leavenworth Ski Hill. Other races in BB2014TrailRun46Smallthe RunWenatchee-organized series include the May 10 Horse Lake Half-Marathon and 5-Mile Trail Runs in the Wenatchee Foothills and the June 8 Red Devil Challenge 25K and 10K Trail Runs near Cashmere.

Series points championships were won by Leavenworth’s Marlene Farrell in the women’s long-course division; Peter Harrison of Seattle in the men’s long-course division; Moses Lake’s Alice Burck in the women’s short-course division; and Matt Murphy of Wenatchee in the men’s short-course division. For complete standings, see below.

Farrell and Harrison, winners of the two long-course divisions, received $200 each, with second-place finishers in the division collecting $100 each and third-place finishers going home with $50 each. In the short-course division, Burck and Murphy received $100 each, while runner-ups in the division collected $50 each and third-place finishers netted $25 each.

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