Lance Mackey leads Yukon Quest

Lance Mackey left the Slaven’s Cabin Dog Drop at 3:20 this morning after a 7 hour rest. Fairbanks rookie Ken Anderson left about two hours later at 5:13. Hugh Neff chased him out at 5:20 this morning, followed by Brent Sass of Fairbanks, Chatanika’s Dan Kaduce, Healy’s Dave Dalton, and Yukoners Michelle Phillips and Cor Guimond. Just 17 teams are left in this year’s Yukon Quest.

Libby Casey and Dan Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks