Paul Smith's College Snowshoe Team enjoys success at the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Snowshoe Races

Matt Frye leading Isaac Leach in the 2K Winter Carnival Snowshoe Race.
Matt Frye leading Isaac Leach in the 2K Winter Carnival Snowshoe Race.

2018 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Snowshoe Race Results

Sunday, 11 February 2018

Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, Saranac Lake, NY


2 Kilometer course (2 laps)


             Name                         Team/Club                             Time

Age 13 – 18 Women

  1.  Margret Montag         Paul Smith's College               17:06  


Age 13 – 18 Men

  1. Michael Wert              Paul Smith's College               13:18


Age 19 – 35 Women

  1. Lily Sher                     Paul Smith's College               17:29
  2. Cecilia Poulin              Team Poulin                            18:09


Age 19 – 35 Men

  1. Matt Medeiros            Northern Lights Track Club    10:32
  2. Matt Frye                    Paul Smith's College               12:24
  3. Isaac Leach                 Paul Smith's College               12:33
  4. Paul Poulin                  Team Poulin                            12:52
  5. Thomas Firkins            Paul Smith's College               16:47
  6. Jimmy Neary               Paul Smith's College               20:46
  7. Joey Cross                   Team Redneck                        29:38
  8. Eric Viscardo              Team Redneck                        33:00

The crew from Paul Smith's College enjoyed another great snowshoe race as part of the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival at the Dewey Mountain Recreation Center in Saranac Lake.  Despite having the event postponed from the usual time slot on Wednesday night due to the weather, Conditions improved dramatically by race time on Sunday, the 11th of February.

Margret Montag and Mike Wert both won gold medals for their first place finishes in the 18 and under category in the 2K.  Lily Sher won the women's 19 - 25 in 17:29.  

Paul Smith's College had four runners in the men's 19 - 25 age category, with Matt Frye and Isaac Leach coming in second and third respectively.