Running Roundup: Omurwa Wins Second XTerra Series Race
Bornfase Omurwa won the second Pocono XTerra Race, held on May 21, at Seven Tubs Nature Area, in a time of 21:14.
Richard Burgunder was second in 21:27, followed by Brian Hess in 21:40.
Jacklyn Shokey paced the women’s field with a time of 24:39, followed by Jess Dymun in 25:03 and Nadalie Solomon in 25:07.
At Conklin, NY, on May 21, Sam Kane won the race in 17:21, followed by John Evangelista in 17:52 and Matt Derzanovich in 18:28.
Trish Horan was the top female finisher in 20:03. Andrea Prusik was second in 20:19, followed by Catherine Klein in 21:16.
May 30: Bob Bridgman Memorial 5K, Mansfield, 8:30 a.m.
May 30: Old Fort Five Miler, Forty Fort, 9 a.m.
June 4: God’s Country Marathon, Galeton, 7 a.m.
June 4: Run for Life, New Milford, 8:30 a.m.
June 4: Class of 2013 5K, Tunkhannock, 9 a.m.
June 4: Anthracite Four-Miler, West Pittston, 9 a.m.
June 4: Powering Past Pancreatic Cancer, Wilkes-Barre, 10 a.m.
June 4: Finishing the Fight 5K, Blakely, 11 a.m.
June 5: Crusader Classic, Dunmore, 9 a.m.