In by Alex Bourne

The student beat his mentor, as Devin McDowell handily beat his coach Kevin Brinegar with a time of 32:45, almost a minute faster than Brinegar’s time of 33:40. ?It was awesome,? said McDowell. ?It was something I’ve been trying to do for a long time.? A Central Florida graduate, Sara Dillman, came in first on the women’s side with a time of 39:50. Second place went to 13-year-old Crystal Pitney of Fairbanks, who ran a time of 40:21. Not bad for a youngster, but wait until next year.