Benjamin Logan eighth-grader Jacob Smith won the 14-and-under age division at the HFP Racing FIT Family Triathlon held at Linwood Park in Vermilion on Sunday.
Smith finished his 250 yard swim in Lake Erie, 7-mile bike ride, and two-mile run in 49:41.6 minutes.
Not only was he the first-place winner in his age group, his time also made him the fifth fastest male in the race.
Smith’s finish puts him in second place heading into the championship race for the Go Fast Multisport Chase to the Championship to be held on September 14th at Portage Lake in Akron.
Jacob is the son of Jeremy and Denyail Smith of Big Springs.