Obrien Frith. Daniel Glave (GC Foster), Ainsworth Daley (Knox), and Kajay Walker (GC Foster), respectively, rounded out the top five.
Kimara Austin of Spaldings High, who came in 24th overall at 19 minutes, 31 seconds, was the first-place female. Garrett Donald, who at age 11 was the youngest competitor, came in 30th overall at an impressive 20 minutes and 35 seconds.
Oliphant and McKenzie defended their titles in the male and female walk, respectively. Oliphant was timed in 29:40, while McKenzie, who was third overall, finished in a time of 34:23.
Mandeville-based journalist Paul Byfield, who covered sporting events in Manchester and St Elizabeth for the last 15 years, will be buried today following a church service starting 11 a.m. at the Pentecostal Church on Brumalia Road.
Byfield, who primarily worked as a correspondent for CVM TV, died two weeks ago at the age of 54 after battling colon cancer.