Sunday, March 18, 2007

Race Report: The Human Race 8K


The 2007 edition of the Human Race 8K featured a deep field, showcasing the best that local clubs have to offer. Patrick Russell dug deep in the last half mile to edge Jeremy Polson for the win. Both were timed in 24:14. Edina High School Senior TC Lumbar finished third ahead of Joey Keillor and Gophers Justin Grunewald and Ben Kampf.

On the women's side, Jenna Boren's margin of victory was considerably larger. Her 27:42 put Boren 1:51 in front of Nicole Cueno. Jennifer Hess, Marie Sample and Sonya Anderson-Decker rounded out the top five.

Update: USATF team results are up. Open Women: GEAR over RnF; Masters Women: RnF over GEAR; Grand Masters Women: Striders over MDRA; Open Men: GEAR (all former Edge boys) over RnF; Masters Men: TC Running Company over Ford; Grand Masters Men: Molar Milers over Northwoods.

Race photos: Russell edges Polson; Lumbar and Keillor; Paul Giannobile, Wade Bergner and Bill Magdalene; Boren; Sample; Anderson-Decker.

3 comments:

Chad said...

Jenna actually won by 1:51, not :51.

Boren 27:42, Cueno 29:33

miller said...

Thanks Chad. I shouldn't be allowed to do math.

Wrinkly Gray Slabbaj said...

TC Lumbar in 24:17?!? That is a fantastic time for a high school kid! Man, are there going to be some fast 3200 times this spring!