Sunday Aug 02 2009 comments Engsberg first at Tevis By: Michael Kirby/Auburn Journal -A +A Sarah Engsberg checks the pulse of her horse K-Zar Emmanuel at the Robinson Flat checkpoint Saturday morning. Engsberg went on to finish first. Crockett Dumas pulls into Robinson Flat Saturday morning. Dumas finished 17th. Loomis rider Marcia Smith leaves the Robinson Flat checkpoint Saturday morning. Smith finished third. UK rider Christopher Baker leaves Robinson Flat. Baker finished in sixth place. Melissa Ribley (front) and Greenwood resident Michael Rapposelli leave Robinson Flat. Ribley finished second. Auburn rider Hal Hall and Seiichi Hasumi of Japan leave Robinson Flat. 2009 Tevis winner Sarah Engsberg leaves Robinson Flat earlier in the long day. Christoph Schork leads Dave Rave out of Robinson Flat just past the 36 mile mark. Linda Morelli, Mark Engemann, and Roger Yohe leave the Robinson Flat checkpoint just past the 36 mile mark on the historic trail. Engemann, of Greenwood covered the 100 miles and finished 10th, Yohe of Georgetown finished 20th. The vet check at Robinson Flat. Riders stayed a mandatory one hour. Marcia Smith of Loomis gets help from crew member Erik Skaden and helper Judy Carnazzo at Michigan Bluff. Smith covered the 100 course and placed third. Tevis veteran Potato Richardson and Christopher Baker come into Michigan Bluff. Melissa Ribley leaves Michigan Bluff. Ribley finished second. Auburn veteran rider Hal Hall waters his horse in Michigan Bluff. 2009 Tevis winner Sarah Engsberg leaves the final vet check Saturday night at the Overlook Park staging area. 2009 Tevis ride winner Sarah Engsberg waves to the crowd at the finish line. Sarah Engsberg at the finish line. Engsberg rode the 100 mile course and finished first.