Redmond’s Dereje Himbago inches past Mount Si’s Paul Talens to win the junior boys two-mile race at the KingCo Jamboree on Sept. 11 at Lake Sammamish State Park. Himbago ran the race in 9:41.20 and Talens notched a time of 9:41.30. Himbago finished first overall in the combined four boys classes. Mustangs Cooper Arons won the boys senior race in 9:44.0 and Sophia Dahl won the girls freshman race in 11:33.70. Redmond senior Lauren Lehr took fourth overall (11:33.40) in the combined four girls classes. Andy Nystrom/ staff photo

Redmond’s Dereje Himbago inches past Mount Si’s Paul Talens to win the junior boys two-mile race at the KingCo Jamboree on Sept. 11 at Lake Sammamish State Park. Himbago ran the race in 9:41.20 and Talens notched a time of 9:41.30. Himbago finished first overall in the combined four boys classes. Mustangs Cooper Arons won the boys senior race in 9:44.0 and Sophia Dahl won the girls freshman race in 11:33.70. Redmond senior Lauren Lehr took fourth overall (11:33.40) in the combined four girls classes. Andy Nystrom/ staff photo

Thrilling finish at KingCo Jamboree

  • Friday, September 13, 2019 11:31am
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Redmond’s Dereje Himbago inches past Mount Si’s Paul Talens to win the junior boys two-mile race at the KingCo Jamboree on Sept. 11 at Lake Sammamish State Park. Himbago ran the race in 9:41.20 and Talens notched a time of 9:41.30. Himbago finished first overall in the combined four boys classes. Mustangs Cooper Arons won the boys senior race in 9:44.0 and Sophia Dahl won the girls freshman race in 11:33.70. Redmond senior Lauren Lehr took fourth overall (11:33.40) in the combined four girls classes. Andy Nystrom/ staff photo


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