Union Hill Empire Mine Run | TheUnion.com

Union Hill Empire Mine Run

The Union Staff

At the 15th annual Union Hill Empire Mine Run, more than 340 elementary and junior high runners competed for precious medals at a state park known for yielding gold.

Seventeen Nevada and Placer County schools competed in the mile-long course, featuring several heats based on age groups with medals going to the top 10 finishers from each group.

At right: Kyah Montgomery came in first in the fourth-grade girls race.

For more photos and video of the event, visit http://www.TheUnion.com and click on this story.

— Photos for The Union by John Hart

Go back to article