By CHUCK HATHCOCK
Youth and experience were definitely at the annual Thunder on Water Run/Walk Saturday.
On the run side, 18-year old Douglas Mumme won the Men’s Overall title. Morgan Claire Rose, a 13-year old was the Overall women’s winner.
There were 58 runners taking part in the 8K Run. A total of 20 participants took part in the 5K walk.
Mumme turned in a time of 27:08.76 to win the race. Rose had a 36:51.45. Cassidy Blaylock was third with a time of 38:21.21.
Stacey Hardy finished fourth overall with a time of 38:58.34. Dan MacDonald was fifth with a 39:07.00 David Harrell was sixth with a time of 39:30.86.
Seventh place went to Clark Blue. He turned in a time of 39:47.18. David Theobald was eighth at 40:13.89. Mandy Lea came in ninth at 40:45.67. Rusty Harlow was 10th at 41:14.13.
Tom Holden was the winner of the 5K Walk. The 75-year old won the event with a time of 38:28.73. Eight-year old Clay Dean was second in 40:07.75.
Third place went to Ron Gregg. He turned in a time of 40:46.01. Scottie Stauddy was fourth with a time of 40:54.92.
Fifth place went to Barbara Garrison. She had a time of 42:06.82. Michelle Jenkins was sixth at 42:24.59. Cathy Ward was a close seventh at 42:25.50. Glenda Bennett was eighth at 42:37.65.
Ninth place was Missy Miller at 42:38.09. Margaret Wimberley had a time of 43:36.59 for 10th place.