Scoring and Standings

Run Bentonville Race Series: Scoring

  • Points awarded to Top 10 male and Top 10 female finishers per race
  • At the conclusion of the 7 race series Overall Race Series awards will be awarded to the Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female finishers
  • DOUBLE points will be awarded to Half-Marathon finishers. In order to earn points for the Bentonville Running Festival, runners must compete in the half marathon. Points will NOT be awarded to 5k participants.
  • In case of a tie, the runner with the most participation points (1 point per race) will be named the winner.

Point System:

Place       Points Awarded Per Race
1         12
2          9
3          8
4          7
5          6
6          5
7          4
8          3
9          2
10          1

2017/2018 Race Series Standings after 3 of 7 Races

Current Mens Standings

Place        Name   Points
1st Drew Conner 21
2nd Matt Lamb 19
3rd Stuart Jackson 14
4th Grant Pledger 13
4th Grant Skelton 13
5th Brooks Hedstrom 12
6th Nathan Sellars  9
7th Brandon Gardner 8
7th Demetrius Mulkey 8
8th Stephen O'Neal/ Jose Rueda 7

Current Womens Standings

Place    Name Points
 1st  Beth Lunde  19
 2nd  Katie Anderson  17
 3rd  Morgan Eggleston  16
 4th  Abrena Rine

 15

 5th  Carolyn Yang  12
 6th  Ali Rush  9
 7th  Holly Ketcher  8
 7th  Sarah Paulin  8
 7th  Mary Morgan  8
 8th  Tammy Tiles   7

Current Men's Masters (50+) Standings

Place Name Points
 1st  Matt Blaty  36
 2nd  Mark Smith  17
 3rd  Darryl Scroggins  16
 4th  Greg Johnson  9
 4th  Frank Arellano  9
 5th  DJ Talbot  7
 5th  Chad Holz  7
 5th  Russ Ritchhart  7
 5th  Ken Brown  7
 6th  Scott Suggs/Keith Bachmayer/Marty Witucki/ Mike Gaile  6

Current Women's Masters (50+) Standings

Place Name Points
 1st  Lynn Schmidt  30
 2nd  Connie Townzen  29
 3rd  Lora Blake  13
 4th  Kathy Rittchart  12
 5th  Trudy Garner  11
 5th  Judith Fortner  11
 5th  Lisa Alden  11
 6th  Becky Eubank  9
 7th  Nancy Woods  8
 8th  Julie Bachmayer/Sandy Tush  7