48 Alexandria runners complete Freestore Foodbank Hunger Walk & Run 5K


A total of 48 athletes from Alexandria completed the Freestore Foodbank Hunger Walk & Run 5K on May 26 in Cincinnati.

The top runners from Alexandria and their finishing times were Mike Uphole, 22:25; Doug Hartley, 22:36; Kate Williams, 25:19; Jeanette Williams, 25:39; Damien Meadows, 26:06; Kathleen Geiman, 26:35; Beth Bloom, 28:50; Connor Pelle, 31:31; Haley Moloney, 33:05; Hans Nienaber, 33:36; Paige Durst, 46:56; Mason Neltner, 48:16; Kaitlan Kirby, 49:19; Jozie Holmes, 49:37; Sharon Holmes, 49:40; Wanda Hamilton, 51:28; Joy Baker, 54:04; Katie Spicer, 54:05; Rob Holmes, 54:07; Laura Hudson, 1:00:56; David Stricker, 1:01:39; Stephanie Morgan, 1:01:39; Caitlyn Morgan, 1:01:40; Alysia Morgan, 1:01:43; and Austin Baker, 1:03:20. Twenty three other local runners also completed the race.

According to results accessed June 8 at the Race Mine website, race organizers said 3,538 runners finished the 5K race, which began and ended at Sawyer Point.

Jacob Hanser, of Falmouth, was the men's and overall winner with a finishing time of 17:37, while Frances Tracy, of Fort Thomas, was the winner in the women's category with a time of 21:02.