From Staff Reports
Manuel Ferrer of Dalton, a veteran runner competing in the 40-49 age division, was the overall winner Saturday afternoon for the annual Black Bear Classic 5K run.
Ferrer covered the 3.1 miles in 17 minutes and 58 seconds. Kailee Tipton, a 13-year-old Christian Heritage School student from Chatsworth, paced the females in 22:06
There were 83 finishers in the run that started and ended at First National Community Bank.The race counted in points for the 13-race Runner of the Year series sponsored by Carpet Capital Runing Club.