Hatton, Krebs Claim Sullivan County Runs
Logan Hatton won a pair of 5K runs recently in Sullivan County.
On Aug. 13, in Dushore, he led the 5K field to the finish of the Founder’s Day race in 18:32.
Earlier, on Aug. 6, at Lake Mokoma near Laporte, he captured the Griffin 5K in 16:23.
Kelly Kramer was the top female finisher in the Founder’s Day 5K with a time of 26:10. Justin Krebs won the 10K race in a time of 36:28. Nancy Kinner won the women’s race in 50:58.
The Founder’s Day event was sponsored by the Sullivan County Recreation Association.
Martina Miller was the female winner of the Griffin 5K, which was a fundraiser for the Sullivan County High School Athletic Booster Club.
Nescopeck Trail Runs
At Nescopeck State Park, on Aug. 22, Omurwa Bornfase won the 10K race in 37:14.
Tony Korch and Kurt Grohowski completed the top three with times of 39:44 and 42:28, respectively.
Jen Stec-Gagliardi won the women’s race in 50:41, followed by Erin Cunnane in 57:03 and Sherry Atkins in 1:02:21.
In the 5K, Mike Lewis was the overall winner in 18:49. Douglas Wells was second in 19:07 and Lou Gunderman third in 20:18.
Emily Bilbow was the female winner in 21:54, followed by Cassie Papp in 22:10 and Angie Marchetti in 23:22.
Hook O’Malley 5K
At Taylor, on Aug. 21, Jason Kennedy won the race in 17:36.
Austin Martinelli was second in 18:56, followed by Douglas Kennedy in 19:34.
Michele Covington led the women’s race with a time of 22:45.
Debby Paciotti was next in 23:16, followed by Rachel Smegowski in 24:02.
Pittston Tomato Festival 5K
At Pittston, on Aug. 20, Matt Flynn won in 16:18.
Sean Robbins edged Chris Dailey for second with a time of 17:02. Dailey finished in 17:03.
Deedra Porfirio topped the ladies’ field in 19:27.
Catherine Lombardo was second in 19:55, followed by Alexandria Plant in 20:01.
Aug. 25: Elmhurst Boulevard Mile, Scranton, 7 p.m.
Aug. 28: YMCA Adventure Triathlon, Mt. Pisgah State Park, 9 a.m.
Aug. 28: Wyoming Valley Striders Summer 10K, Wilkes-Barre, 9 a.m.
Aug. 28: Pump and Run 5K, Lehman, 9 a.m.
Aug. 28: Chris Thater 5K, Binghamton, 10 a.m.
Aug. 31: Wisnosky Jewelry 5K Gem, Wyoming County Fairgrounds, Meshoppen, 6:45 p.m.
Sept. 1: 20th Anniversary 5K, Binghamton, 6 p.m.
Sept. 2: Wet Paint Mile, Wilkes-Barre, 7 p.m.
Sept. 3: Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Half Marathon and 10K, Wilkes-Barre, 8 a.m.
Sept. 3: UNICO 5K, Scranton, 10 a.m.
Sept. 4: LeRaysville Firemen’s 5K Trot, 6 p.m.
Sept. 5: Candlehouse 5K, Wilkes-Barre, 9:30 p.m.