Running Roundup: Wright Wins Lupus Loop 5K
At Wilkes-Barre, on Sept. 25, Mark Wright won the Lupus Loop 5K in 19:52. Bill Kane was second in 20:08, followed by Herb Kline in 20:31.
Jill Matthews was the female winner in 21:36, followed by Diana Kloss (22:07) and Kelly Cakes (23:00).
Ronald McDonald House 5K
At Scranton, on Sept. 25, Paul Leonard was the overall winner in 17:16. Mark Arzie was second (18:20), followed by Paul O’Hora (18:49).
Jennifer Pierce led the women’s race in 20:47, followed by Tayrn Giumento Thomas (21:18) and Corrine Ross (21:48).
Scranton Police 5K for K-9’s
At Scranton, on Sept. 24, Bob Nugent edged John Martino for the victory. Nugent finished in 17:50, five seconds ahead of Martino. J.J. Nicastro was third in 18:14.
Cassandra Zegarski won the women’s race in 20:52. Michele Covington was second in 21:46, followed by Jill Matthews in 21:58.
Oct. 1: BAHA Run, Berwick, 10 a.m.
Oct. 2: Wineglass Marathon, Bath, NY to Corning, NY, 8 a.m.
Oct. 2: Wyoming Valley Striders 10K, Wilkes-Barre, 8:30 a.m.
Oct. 2: Lupus Loop 5K, Scranton, 11 a.m.
Oct. 9: Steamtown Marathon, Forest City to Scranton, 8 a.m.
Oct. 9: Ives Run Trail Challenge, Tioga, PA, 2 p.m.
Oct. 15: Octoberfast 10K/5K, Endwell, NY, 9 a.m.
Oct. 15: Catholic Youth Back Mountain 5K, Dallas, 9:30 a.m.
Oct. 15: Run for the Cause, Berwick, 9:30 a.m.
Oct. 15: Crush Cancer with Livestrong, Wilkes-Barre, 11 a.m.
Oct. 16: Binghamton Open, Binghamton U., Vestal, NY, 12 p.m.