2014-02-27 / Sports

Partyka takes first in Frosty


Taking it easy at the start, David Partyka (30) waits until getting on pavement before breaking free from the rest of the participants in the annual Frosty 5K Run and Walk held on Saturday. Partyka took first with a time of 22:21. 
Pioneer Tribune photo Taking it easy at the start, David Partyka (30) waits until getting on pavement before breaking free from the rest of the participants in the annual Frosty 5K Run and Walk held on Saturday. Partyka took first with a time of 22:21. Pioneer Tribune photo MANISTIQUE – Participants of the annual Frosty 5K Run and Walk were pleased to see Saturday morning’s weather conditions following the diastrous winter weather that slammed the area Friday.

A total of 31 brave souls took to the streets in the fourth annual event. The race was part of the city of Manistique’s annual SnoFest celebration, which included the Little Jiggers Kids’ Fishing Derby on Quarry Lake in Central Park and ended with a Rock and Roll Skate at Little Bear West Arena.

Repeating his performance from 2013, David Partyka of Manistique was again the overall winner. Partyka finished the 3.1 mile course in a time of 22:21.

Second overall was Rick Schwartz of Cooks with a time of 25:23. Olivia Holmberg of Gulliver finished in third with her time of 25:44.

Men top three finishers:

First place, David Partyka, Manistique 22:21; second place, Rick Schwartz, Cooks, 25:23; third place, Will Phillips, Manistique 29:44.

Women top three finishers:

First place, Olivia Holmberg, Gulliver, 25:44, second place, Nancy Krusic, Manistique, 26:14; third place, Donna Winkel, Manistique, 28:19.

Remaining participants:

Lisa Holmberg, Gulliver, 28:39; Gail Jacobs, Cooks, 29:13; Pete Jacobs, Cooks, 30:22; Lisa Demers, Manistique, 31:05; Chris Olesak, Gladstone, 31:06; Gary

Lindstrom, Manistique, 34:20;
Laurie Lindstrom, Manistique,
34:22; Nyan Lakosky, Manistique,
36:48; Penny Carlson, Manistique,
37:17; Jennifer Carlson, Manistique,
42:22; Chasity Osier, Manistique,
46:13; Andrea Dahn, Manistique,

48:17; Kris Berto, Manistique,
48:19; Deb Dougovito, Manistique,
49:28; Erica Carlson, Manistique,
53:29; Kenya Smith, Manistique,
54:23; Lindsley Swanson,
Manistique, 54:25; Jackie Burns,
Manistique, 55:16; Karen Marietti,

Manistique, 55:17; Kathy Dale,
Manistique, 55:18; Cynthia Hoholik,
Manistique, 55:28; Ed Marietti,
Manistique, 55:28; Andrew Olesak,
Gladstone, 55:29; Traci Winsor,
Manistique, 55:30; Rick Winkel,
Manistique, 55:30.

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