Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Thomas and Parrish triumph on the trail at Brian Dowling 5K

Brian Dowling Memorial 5K RunFinishing nearly 700 meters ahead of the next runner, Dale Thomas won the annual Brian Dowling Memorial 5K Trail Run on Saturday morning, 10 May 2014. The Taylor, Alabama, master runner covered the 3.1-mile cross-country course through Dothan's Westgate Park in 20:32. Dothan High incoming frosh Bradley Taylor edged out David Forrester for second, 23:52 to 23:56.


Dothan's CJ Parrish finished a few strides ahead of master runner Kristina Bennett to take the women's title 24:45 to 24:50. The two runners were seventh and eighth overall. Kimberly Riddle was third in the women's standings, coming in 19th overall in 17:05.


69 athletes finished the 2014 Brian Dowling Memorial 5K.


Top Ten Men, 2014 Brian Dowling Memorial 5K Trail Run
  1. 20:32 ~ Dale Thomas (M, 50) Taylor, ALDale Thomas
  2. 23:52 ~ Bradley Taylor (M, 14)
  3. 23:56 ~ David Forrester (M, 35)
  4. 24:04 ~ Bill Odum (M, 58)
  5. 24:28 ~ John McClung (M, 45)
  6. 24:37 ~ Daniel Barrentine (M, 30)
  7. 25:02 ~ Bobby Jesswein (M, 43)
  8. 25:24 ~ Donny Bowling (M, 60)
  9. 25:25 ~ Stanley Owens (M, 59)
  10. 26:07 ~ David Butler (M, 48)

Top Ten Women, 2014 Brian Dowling Memorial 5K Trail Run
  1. 24:45 ~ CJ Parrish (F, 34) Dothan, AL
  2. 24:50 ~ Kristina Bennett (F, 41)
  3. 27:05 ~ Kimberly Riddle (F, 35)
  4. 27:16 ~ Rayna Dyck (F, 33)
  5. 27:20 ~ Katie Barrentine (F, 29)
  6. 28:33 ~ Tara Whaley (F, 39)
  7. 28:43 ~ Kristi Holland (F, 37)
  8. 29:01 ~ Wendy Powell (F, 48)
  9. 31:24 ~ Nichole Hand (F, 43)
  10. 31:37 ~ Carol Goguen (F, 52)

Some past winners of the Brian Dowling Memorial 5K
DateMenWomen
10 MAY 201420:32, Dale Thomas24:45, CJ Parrish
18 MAY 201321:00, Justin Cagle24:21, Carolyn Houston
7 APR 201220:05, Jeff Dasinger24:40, Abby Rogers
23 APR 201118:50, Sean Kent20:46, Megan Howell
22 MAY 201019:10, Theron Carter24:35, Amber Hodor
25 APR 2009
17 MAY 2008
28 APR 2007
6 MAY 2006
1 MAY 200418:59, Douglas Holt24:19, Amy Padgett
12 APR 200318:58, Shane Gingrich24:04, Chris Fox
I would deeply appreciate any leads as to the winners and their
times 
 from past Brian Dowling Memorial 5K races (as well as 
its predecessor, the Woofstock 5K).


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