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St. Patrick's Day Four-Mile Run/Walk funds scholarships

  • Wednesday, April 3, 2013

  • Updated Monday, September 23, 2013 10:55 am

By Lloyd Mackall
For the Times

More than 85 runners and walkers competed in the St. Patrick’s Day Four-Miler Run and Walk, in Pawleys Island on March 16, and helped establish scholarship funding for young athletes.  
Proceeds were used to provide local high school athletes scholarships to a summer strength and conditioning camp offered for students ages 12 to 18 by HealthPoint Center for Health and Fitness.  
The eight-week summer speed, agility and balance program begins June 11, and includes once-a-week beach training on Pawleys Island  focusing on speed, footwork and conditioning..
For more information on the camp, call David Nelson or Brad Gilkeson at 237-2205.

Winners:

Overall: David Smith of Myrtle Beach, 23:19;  Allison Pastorek of Jonesborough, Tenn., 26:10.
Masters: Duane Cargain of Myrtle Beach, 25:40; Aixa Rodriguez-Mariani of Georgetown, 31:17.
1-24: Jaz Greene of Murrells Inlet, 27:46; Madison Tilford of Myrtle Beach, 28:34.
25-29: Matthew Jones of Myrtle Beach, 28:30; Niki Crippen of Pawleys Island, 37:00.
30-34: Brett Mahaffey of Myrtle Beach, 34:37; Ginny Astle of Chesterfield Va., 37:32.
35-39: Howard Tilford of Myrtle Beach, 28:03; Michelle Feathers of Myrtle Beach, 28:57.
40-44: Darren Cargain of Myrtle Beach, 29:37; Dee Bishop of Surfside Beach, 48:54.
45-49: Chris Fischer of Pawleys Island, 29:57; Sara Lathan of Deerfield, Mass., 34:52.
50-54: John Thomas III of Murrells Inlet, 30:59; Grace Kelley of Pawleys Island, 32:51.
55-59: Mark Biewer of Pawleys Island, 42:12; Donna Smith of Myrtle Beach, 31:22.
60-64: Jack Gill of Pulaski, Va., 27:47.
65-69: Larry Varchetti of Murrells Inlet, 33:46.
70-98: Chandler Martin of Pawleys Island, 36:52; Marlene Lazarra of Pawleys Island, 1:05:53.
Results courtesy of Crisp McDonald of Charleston and www.setupevents.com.

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