Santa Cruz residents Devon Gorry and Tobin Ortenblad, a Pacific Collegiate School student, placed second in their respective races at the Copperopolis Road Race in Milton on Saturday, according to results from USA Cycling.
Ortenblad, who was riding for the Ritte Elite U23 Development Team, finished just behind winner Robbie Farrens of Stockton in the junior men’s 17-18 age division race. Farrens rides for Tieni Duro.
Los Altos’ Matt Valencia [Team Specialized Racing Juniors] rounded out the top three.
Gorry placed second in the women’s Cat 1/2 division, coming in behind winner Rebecca Werner [SportVelo Racing]. Gorry rides for NOW and Novartis for MS. Her Oakland teammate Elizabeth Newell came in third.
– Christina Gullickson, on Twitter at CGullTweets