Harris sets course record at Landshark
by Johnathan Bentley
Jul 06, 2013 | 3557 views | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend | print
From left, Jon Aaron, Sara Nicholson and Brett Walton head down the home stretch during the Jasper Swim Team’s Landshark Run-Swim-Run event held Saturday at the Memorial Park Natatorium.
From left, Jon Aaron, Sara Nicholson and Brett Walton head down the home stretch during the Jasper Swim Team’s Landshark Run-Swim-Run event held Saturday at the Memorial Park Natatorium.
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Andrew Harris ran out to an early lead and never looked back, finishing the third annual Landshark Run-Swin-Run in a course-record time of 28 minutes, three seconds on Saturday at the Memorial Park Natatorium.

The event, which is present by the Jasper Sharks Swim Team, includes a two-mile run, a 200-yard swim and a second 2-mile run. Individuals, two-person teams and three-person teams competed in the event.

Harris, a member of the University of Alabama track team, finished more than six minutes ahead of the second individual finisher, Richie Landers, who had a time of 34:18.

Harris’ former Walker High School teammate Bradford Lepik teammated up with Andrew’s younger brother Joseph Harris to win the two-person team division with an overall time of 27:27. Lepik, who is on the track team at Sewanee, did the running for the team while Joseph Harris swam.

The top female individual finisher was Caitlyn Muncher with a time of 38:21. Sara Nicholson placed second in 39:27.

The top three-person team was made up of Suzie Walton, Brett Walton and Conner Posey with a time of 39:18.

 

Here are Saturday’s finishers

 

Male Individual

Andrew Harris 28:03

Richie Landers 34:18

Nathan Pierce 35:02

Jeremy Michael Harbin 35:11

Sawyer Nicholson 36:02

Eli Matthews 37:42

John Watson 38:31

John Aaron 39:16

John Wilson 40:49

Jeff Nicholson 41:32

Thomas Pierce 41:42

Andy Byars 44:22

James Watson 44:58

Jason Blackstock 45:21

Richard Carrol 49:15

Brian Darr 49:22

Keith Leighton 49:35

Ethan West 49:58

Jack Bryan 53:07

 

Female Individual

Caitlyn Muncher 38:21

Sara Nicholson 39:27

Carlee Muncher 45:19

Tasha Parrish 49:48

April Madison 1:01:58

 

Two-Person Team

Bradford Lepik and Joseph Harris 27:27

Thomas Mobley and Caroline Stephens 34:01

Dustin Murray and Morgan Walton 35:39

Hannah Addison and Joseph Daniel 43:34

Olivia Schirle and Abby Barnett 44:43

Chloe Bennett and Ella Lynn 45:08

Gina Cross and Randy Wilhite 45:47

Kelley Holley Black and Lindsay Aaron 45:47

Ran Crump and Keith Crump 49:35

Jonathan and Matthew Chamness 50:55

 

Three-Person Team

Suzie and Brett Walton and Connor Posey 39:18

Taylor, Darcie Mosley and Tamera Matthews 42:07

Veronica, Ashley and Brad Baugh 45:39

Brandy, Murphy and Curt Lee 50:22