Sunday, August 15, 2010

Eva Bank Midnight Run

The Eva Bank Midnight Run is an annual event that always draws a big crowd.  This Friday evening / Saturday morning was no exception as there were 618 finishers at this event!  The event took place in Cullman, AL on Friday evening at 11:59 PM.

The overall winner was E.C. Gibbs in 16:19.  The female winner was Alania Norman in 20:28.  The masters winner was Jeff Clark in 18:33.  The female masters winner was Jo Ann Jetton in 22:14.

The results are at the Cullman Running Club website.  However, the hometown is not listed in the results.  I am sure that I missed several Limestone County runners.  Please email or leave a comment if you or someone you know from Limestone County ran in this race.  I know of the few listed below.

  1. Barry Pugh, Elkmont, 26:24
  2. Jensen Pugh, Elkmont, 30:39
  3. Shawn LaGrone, Athens, 30:54

Brooke Hill Run For Awareness 5k

The Brooke Hill Run for Awareness 5k was run in old town Decatur on Saturday, August 14, 2010 at 8:00 AM. This race benefits ovarian cancer research and awareness.  Scoring services were provided by the River City Runners club.  The conditions Saturday morning were very hot and muggy.  This race begins and ends at the Carnegie Arts Center in Decatur.

The overall winner was Donald Bowman of Madison in 17:07.  The female winner was Lisa Rawlings of Decatur in 21:43. The masters winner was Tim Vinson of Madison in 18:49.  The female masters winner was Pam Berry of Hartselle in 25:32. Overall results and age group results are available at the Huntsville Track Club website.

Limestone County finishers are listed below.

  1. Tim Fogg, Athens, 25:05
  2. Danny Harrison, Athens, 25:05
  3. Arthur Metcalf, Athens, 27:19
  4. John Boger, Athens, 28:58 (Shawn also finished the midnight run in Cullman, less than 8 hours prior!)
  5. Shawn LaGrone, Athens, 32:29
  6. Tina Mixon, Tanner, 33:24
  7. David Root, Athens, 36:50
  8. Lori Boger, Athens, 36:57