We couldn’t have asked for more perfect race conditions for Sunday’s UPMC Hamot/Mayor’s Cup races. More than 600 participated in the races with 333 finishing the 10K and 301 finishing the 3-mile run/walk.
Top Honors in the 10K
MEN: 1st – Tom Lee with a 34:05; 2nd – Andrew Holland 35:24; and 3rd – Scott Saito with a 36:30 MASTER: Jeff Jones with a 38:07
WOMEN: 1st – Katie Kuttenkuler with a 41:30; 2nd – Shannon Morton with a 43:52; and 3rd – Heide Harrison with a 45:01. MASTER: Nancy Herbst with a 46:15.
Top Honors in the 5K (I don’t think there were awards in the 5K, but…here’s who they would go to if there were):
MEN: 1st – Austin Pondel with a 15:57; 2nd – Bobby Danielson with a 16:40; 3rd – Alexander Zarger with a 16:42. MASTER: Jeff McVay with a 18:03
WOMEN: 1st – Lauren Zarger with a 19:37; 2nd – Jenny Jones with a 20:29; and 3rd – Danielle Munsee with a 20:44. MASTER: Lisa Celeski with a 24:01
Complete race results here.
And, of course, the best part of the UPMC Hamot races (in my opinion) are the kids’ races that follow.
Here are some photos I snapped of the kids’ races (click on them twice to see them large/high-res):