The Gear Grinders, Bainbridge Island’s high school-level mountain bike team, scooted to another third-place finish in the year’s second statewide race at Joint Base Lewis McCord.
The race on Sunday, April 28 was run by the Washington Student League, a program of Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance.
Bainbridge’s Lucas Weyand finished first at the junior varsity level and Lydia Weyand finished third at the varsity level for the Gear Grinders.
Anika Vroom, Stasi Burzycki, Edward Wilson, Albert Ragsdale, Kieran Patrick and Chiara D’angelo all put in strong performances for Bainbridge.
The team’s next race is Sunday, May 5 at the 360 Park in Gig Harbor. Race time is 10 a.m.