C.J. Godfrey (center) was the top finisher in the 2018 HotFoot 5K race at South Kitsap Regional Park June 30. Ashley Sciocchetti (left) was the fastest female and Scott Gammill (right) was the top firefighter in the race. (Courtesy photo)

C.J. Godfrey (center) was the top finisher in the 2018 HotFoot 5K race at South Kitsap Regional Park June 30. Ashley Sciocchetti (left) was the fastest female and Scott Gammill (right) was the top firefighter in the race. (Courtesy photo)

Godfrey is top finisher in HotFoot 5K race

There were 110 finishers on the wooded course at the park.

SOUTH KITSAP — C.J. Godfrey was the top finisher with a time of 17:51 in the 17th annual HotFoot 5K race at South Kitsap Regional Park in Port Orchard June 30.

Godfrey’s time was considerably ahead of Chris Mutchler, who competed in the 50-59 division with a time of 19:24. Maxwell Adams, running in the 15-18 category, was third overall with a time of 19:55.

Ashley Sciocchetti was the top female finisher and new division holder with a time of 20:08 — breaking Emma Orser’s record of 21:44, set last year. Sciocchetti competed in the Under 14 division. Pat Banks, competing in the 70-and-above division, also broke a record. Banks’ time of 30:57 shattered a 15-year record set by Barbara Olafson in 2003 — 40.43.

The top firefighter was Scott Gammill of South Kitsap Fire and Rescue. SKFR’s volunteer association is the event sponsor.

Here are the top three finishers in each division:

5K Race

14 and under:


1. Nick Brimhall 20:00

2. Joshua Guinther 22:48

3. Kevin Sciocchetti 24:37


1. Lexi Sciocchetti 26:51

2. Taylor Gammill 26:59

3. Kaitlyn Bitterman 27:20



1. Maxwell Adams 19:55

2. Timothy Reidy 20:05

3. Quincy Parsons 20:20


1. Avery Reagor (no time recorded)



1. Taylor Caldwell 20:25


1. Lydia Bower 27:57

2. Myranda Stout 29:13

3. Chelsea Brown 35:23



1. Casey Adamski 21:03

2. Joseph Reardon 22:34

3. Kevin Spencer 23:28


1. Samantha Adamski 23:31

2. Tasha Earnest 24:12

3. Lucy French 27:18



1. Peter Critelli 21:04

2. Scott Gammill 21:56

3. Joe Sciocchetti 24:16


1. Ginger Wotzka 25:58

2. Shannon Bitterman 30:21

3. Jen Taylor 31:28



1. Chris Mutchler 19:24

2. Steve Mandella 22:57

3. Mike Ferguson 24:20


1. Margo Mandella 31:10

2. Tracy Clark 40:17

3. Sherrill Gross 48:36



1. Erick Lindbergh 26:21

2. Roy Osterhaus 26:33

3. John Simpson 28:05


1. Tiare Bailey 31:10

2. Paula McAvoy 33:23

3. Robin Olliges 35:23

70 and Over:


1. Roger Dean 33:28

2. Jerry Nyland 47:35

3. Roy Winslow 54:55


1. Pat Banks 30:57

1 Mile Finishers


1. George Spencer 9:42

2. Nixon Palmer 12:13

3. Hunter Rolnick 12:20


1. Cora Spencer 10:18

2. Katie Spencer 10:40

3. Hazel Rolnick 12:19

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