Locals finish Jack Dash 5K with fastest times

LYNCHBURG, Tenn. — It’s a fun little 5K race that happens the morning of the Jack Daniel’s World Championship Invitational Barbecue and this year Lynchburg’s Lane Horton and Emma Sazonoz came in with the fastest time. Horton finished the 5K in in the top spot with a 18 minutes and 15 second time. Sazonoz finished with the top women’s time of 21 minutes and 42 seconds.

The other Top 10 overall finishers were:

2. Emery Bryan 18:42

3. Emma Sazonoz 21:42

4. Robert Carroll 22:14

5. Logan Trussell 22:20

6. Aiden Webster 22:51

7. Griffin Bryan 22:56

8. Russell Smella 23:02

9. Lucas Miller 23:10

10. Nick Pozaric 23:16

To view the complete results including gender results and category results, click here. Next years event will take place the moring of October 14 prior to the start of the 34 annual Jack Daniel’s World Championship Invitational Barbecue.

Proceed from this year’s race benefited the Moore County Friends of Animals Rescue and Adoption Center, which is a 501(c)3 organization that serves as the animal shelter in Lynchburg. You can learn more about them by clicking here. •

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