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

2018/2019 Race Series Final Standings

Current Overall Mens Standings

Place        Name   Points
1st Matthew Lamb 27
2nd Casey Higgins 20
3rd Noah McMurtrey 17
4th Colton Simmons 16
5th Demetrius Mulkey 15
7th Joshua Carter 14
8th Zan Johnson 12
8th Dougie Coffed 12
9th Hashane Abeyagunawardene 9
9th Evan Espinoza  9

Current Overall Womens Standings

Place    Name Points
1st Erin Edminister 24
2nd Katie Pledger 22
3rd

Becky Horton

20
4th Sarah Smith

19

5th

Devyn O'Daniel

16
6th Morgan Eggleston 12
7th Aerica Elder 11
8th Mary Morgan 9
8th Emily Spears 9
9th Lauren Ross/Kari Von Strohe 8

Current Men's Masters (50+) Standings

Place Name Points
1st Matthew Blaty 33
2nd Chuck Neustifter 23
3rd  Darryl Scroggins 21
4th Mark Smith 16 
5th Steve Higby 14
6th Matt Pearson 12
6th Javier Blanco 12
6th Darryl Scroggins 12
6th Steve St. John 12
7th Jay Saxton/Rodney Sample 11

Current Women's Masters (50+) Standings

Place Name Points
1st Connie Townzen 39
2nd Lynn Schmidt 17 
3rd Jodi Buchanan 13
4th Levita Girdner 12
4th Susan Tesoro 12
4th Kathy Ritchhart 12
5th  Trudy Garner 11
6th Annette Knott 8
6th Lisa Alden 
6th Colleen Edwards/Candy Alfano  7