The 4th annual Doug Summa Memorial Park 5K Walk/Run was held Saturday, June 24, 2017, in Tarkio.
The Kids Fun Run/Walk Half Mile race took place first with the youngest participants running from the Tarkio Community Building, a short distance on South Third Street, and back up to the Tarkio Community Building. River Dow was the overall male winner and Olivia Pearce was the overall female winner. Participants included:
3 & Under – 1st place – Jaina Murray, 3
4-6 – 1st place – Max Swindle, 5; 2nd place – Abbie Summa, 6; 3rd place – Maggie Summa, 4
7-9 – 1st place – Olivia Pearce, 8; 2nd place – Aidan Summa, 9; 3rd place – Derek Scroggins, 7; Owen Summa, 7; and Elizabeth Bird, 7.
10-12 – 1st place – River Dow, 10
The 5K Run/Walk followed the kids’ race. The route traversed the streets of Tarkio and ended at the Tarkio Community Building. Chris Yates was the overall male winner and Sarah Murray was the overall female winner. Other participants included:
14 & Under – 1st place – Pearce Lucy, 12; 2nd place – Max Summa, 12; 3rd place – Jaidan Scoggins, 13; Timmy Holben, 11; Cami Mackey, 13; and Bradie Holben, 14
15-19 – 1st place – Andrew Hull, 19; and 2nd place – Grant Holben – 17
20-29 – 1st place – Sarah Murray, 27; 2nd place – Karly Umbarger, 24; 3rd place – Audrey Farwell, 22; Telesa Lundy, 28; Natasha Baruth, 29; and Veronica Lewis, 29
30-39 – 1st place – Blu Dow; 2nd place – Cassie Hale, 34; 3rd place – Carrie Scoggins, 33; Ashley Barber, 31; Erica Taylor, 32; Megan McAdams, 32; Katie Mackey, 33; Laura Summa, 35; Leah Swindle, 36; Amie Holben, 37; and Wes Summa, 39
40-49 – 1st place – Chris Yates, 46; 2nd place – Jackie Martin, 45; 3rd place – Jason Summa, 45; Rachel Meyer, 42; Jennifer Pearce, 43; Dallas Prather, 44; Kathy Summa, 44; Lisa Clement, 48; and Susan Bird, 48
50-59 – 1st place – Shawn Aquino, 50; 2nd place – Jean Debban, 51; 3rd place – Rosemary Els, 53; and Gina Mackey, 57
60-69 – 1st place – Bruce Gilbert, 65; 2nd place, Gary Herman, 62; 3rd place – Mike Cox, 63; Rita Knierim, 60; Debbie McCoy, 61; Valerie Riddle, 63; Katherine Cox, 65; Dan Cox, 66; Rebecca Sullivan, 66; Mike Nelson, 68; and Carolyn Schroeder, 69
70+ – 1st – Marsha Straub, 70; 2nd, Matt Straub, 78; 3rd, Kay Rosenbohm, 74; Wayne Gelston, 70; John Sullivan, 70; John Schroeder, 74; and Dale O’Connell, 76
There were a total of 95 participants of which 52 of those were Summa and Ingels family members. A total of $2,480 (before expenses) was raised at the event and will be used to complete the new bathroom at Doug Summa Memorial Park.