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JEFF BACHAK

Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2017:08:12 09:55:29

SUZANNA HAINES

More than 120 participants laced up their shoes to take part in the annual Christy Mathewson Day 6K Run/Walk Saturday afternoon at Keystone College.

Jeff Bachak raced to the finish in 21 minutes and 46 seconds to take first place honors, while Suzanna Haines finished 14th overall and as the top female finisher in 25:55.

Lackawanna Trail grad and Marywood University incoming senior Devon Clarke, who will continue to run cross country for the Pacers in the fall, finished second in 22:28, while Factoryville native Tim Nowakowski placed third in 22:41.

The Masters Male Winner was Randy Shemanski in 13th at 25:43, while Lee Tousaint was Senior Male Winner in 6th overall at 23:10.

Jenifer Beston, formerly of Factoryville and now a Delaware native who returns for the race each year, was the second female finisher in 21st overall at 26:54 to receive Masters Female Winner honors.

Maria Torquato rounded out the top three in 26th at 27:26, while Abby Peck was Senior Female Winner at 38:01.

In all, 127 people took part in the 20th annual race, with several children ages 12 and under also took part in the 1-Mile Fun Run held earlier in the day.

The event benefitted the Factoryville Womens Civic League.

Results:

1-Jeff Bachak, 21:46; 2-Devon Clarke, 22:28; 3-Tim Nowakowski, 22:41; 4-Dan Toye, 22:45; 5-Stephen Haggery, 22:54; 6-Lee Toussaint, 23:10; 7-Evan Santos, 24:09; 8-Peter Sica, 24:41; 9-Robert Damiano, 24:54; 10-David Truitt, 24:55.

11-Nathan Ridgely, 25:14; 12-Stephen Himka, 25:31; 13-Randy Shamanski, 25:43; 14-Suzanna Haines, 25:55; 15-Ed Lipski, 25:57; 16-Jeremy Stonier, 26:23; 17-Anthony Gaynor, 26:31; 18-Freddy Weidner, 26:38; 19-Matthew Elliott, 26:45; 20-Steve Himka, 26:52.

21-Jenifer Beston, 26:54; 22-Jayson Kobbe, 26:55; 23-John Zawadski, 26:56; 24-Jordan Symonies, 27:02; 25-Ethan Himka, 27:24; 26-Maria Torquato, 27:26; 27-Donald Shearer, 27:29; 28-Corey Burns, 27:54; 29-Jamie Accardia, 28:13; 30-Bree Riley, 28:28.

31-John Farrell, 28:29; 32-George Dunbar, 28:35; 33-Dan Wells, 28:55; 34-Moriah Peters, 29:04; 35-Jim Besten, 29:08; 36-Evan Litwin, 29:14; 37-Karey Zawadski, 29:35; 38-John Sobota, 29:49; 39-Martin Reynolds, 30:04; 40-Brayden Clarke, 30:20.

41-Joe Schifano, 30:21; 42-Butch Shaffer, 30:24; 43-Ryan Gower, 30:28; 44-Terri Policare, 30:47; 45-Leonard Burke, 30:48; 46-Joe Ross, 31:19; 47-Bill Fiore, 31:31; 48-Ray Cebular, 31:39; 49-Sandra Orrson, 31:45; 50-Matthhew Santons, 31:49.

51-Scott Leet, 31:56; 52-Scott Canouse, 32:07; 53-RogerSavage, 32:48; 54-Karen Andrews, 32:50; 55-unregistered; 56-Abbey Peck, 33:01; 57-Michael Sulzinski, 33:23; 58-John Frantz, 33:40; 59-Frankie Cocchini, 33:57; 60-unknown 34:24.

61-Peter Smith, 34:26; 62-Megan Kobbe, 34:34; 63-Patrick Brennan, 34:49; 64-George Cosmetis, 35:10; 65-Marie Gregg, 35:11; 66-Richard Modafferi, 35:16; 67-Dan King, 35:17; 68-Jennifer Williamson, 35:17; 69-Bill Lawrence, 35:23; 70-Kristyn Lartz, 35:34.

71-Lisa Himka, 36:01; 72-John Zukauskas, 36:17; 73-Paul Turi, 36:18; 74-Jessica Moraski, 36:20; 75-Mia Gabello, 36:22; 76-Gary Stern, 36:25; 77-Callum Jerome, 36:58; 78-Jeff Jerome, 36:58; 79-Tonya Shepard, 37:02; 80-Tom Kilcullen, 37:06.

81-David Gower, 37:22; 82-June Crisp, 37:30; 83-Robert Clarke, 37:34; 84-Anaistau Jerome, 37:39; 85-Jennifer Thomas, 37:49; 86-Betsy Jerome, 38:27; 87-Cindy Santos, 38:49; 88-Manuel Gutierrez, 38:57; 89-Vita Cator, 38:58; 90-Timothy Farrell, 39:00.

91-Richie Cocchini, 39:11; 92-Nancy Lamond, 39:13; 93-Dan Bachak, 39:19; 94-Diane Schweizer, 39:34; 95-Melanie brock, 40:00; 96-Jerry Lynott, 40:04; 97-Tracy Wescott, 40:15; 98-Lee Ann Perez, 40:17; 99-Delia Coppola, 40:36; 100-Amy Frantz, 40:55.

101-Dale Baumes, 42:27; 102-Martina Bacarella, 42:33; 103-John Hart, 42:40; 104-Claire Shoemaker, 43:22; 105-Joe Naughton, 43:29; 106-Richard Cator, 43:45; 107-Jack Shoemaker, 43:51; 108-Lee Shoemaker, 44:03; 109-Victor Rosa, 44:49; 110-Barb Rupert, 44:54.

111-Vic Milanti, 46:11; 112-Mike Yoder, 46:46; 113-David Gower, 47:23; 114-Valerie Gallagher, 48:04; 115-JoAn D’Oro, 48:04; 116-Corey Huff, 48:06; 117-unknown, 48:14; 118-Danielle Vokes, 48:24; 119-Aiden Mecca, 48:43; 120-Beth O’Malley, 48:48.

121-Kevin Baumes, 48:50; 122-Sarah Damiano, 49:50; 123-Fred Howell, 51:57; 124-George Mowry, 52:18; 125-Rinell Vincent, 1:02:25; 126-Thomas Darwin, 1:04:36; 127-Daniel Hockensmith, 1:06:16.