Akowicz fifth at Lake George Invy

LAKE GEORGE – Mayfield’s Mitch Akowicz placed fifth at the Lake George Invitational nordic ski meet Monday.

Akowicz finished the 3.5k course in a time of 12:09.

Scotia-Glenville’s Matt Forshey won the boys race with a time of 10:26, while Shenendehowa’s Owen Putnam was second with a time of 10;27.

Shenendehowa won the boys team title with a total of 14 points, while Queensbury was second with 26 points.

Mayfield was fifth with 57 points.

Brent Gray (12:56) was 23rd for Mayfield, while Devante Marshall (13:19) was 29th. Austin David (13:46) was 33rd for the Panthers.

In the girls race, Queensbury’s Tyra Winn won with a time of 11:36. Shenendehowa’s Sarah Duclos (11:55) was second and Shenendehowa’s Amy Duclos (12:21) was third.

Mayfield’s Emily Cromie finished eighth with a time of 13:47, while Alyssa Davis (16:56) was 25th for the Lady Panthers.

Queensbury won the girls team title with a total of 10 points, while Shenendehowa was second with 24 points. Mayfield fielded an incomplete team.