Incoming freshman Makenzee Page kept the youth theme going on the women's side. Running 22:01, more than four minutes faster than she clocked in the 2013 Memorial Day 5K, Page was the first female in the race, placing 16th overall. Ali Thornhill was runner-up in the women's standings, placing 17th overall in 22:14. Melanie Ellis of Valdosta was the third woman finisher and top woman master, 21st overall in 23:13.
92 athletes finished the 2014 Valdosta Memorial Day 5K. The runners also donated 113 pounds of food to Second Harvest of South Georgia.
Top Ten Men, Valdosta's 2014 Memorial Day 5K
- 17:25.4 ~ Dylan Rogers (M, 15) Valdosta, GA
- 17:34.3 ~ Jadon Long (M, 18) Hahira, GA
- 17:36.2 ~ Andrew Elam (M, 16) Valdosta, GA
- 17:43.8 ~ Matthew Baun (M, 14) Valdosta, GA
- 17:58.0 ~ Ryan Kelly (M, 35) Lake Park, GA
- 18:14.3 ~ Chance Roe (M, 16) Valdosta, GA
- 19:27.9 ~ Elijah Boyd (M, 14) Valdosta, GA
- 20:04.7 ~ Liam Bickerstaff (M, 18) Hahira, GA
- 20:24.0 ~ Rick Mazurkiewicz (M, 47) Valdosta, GA
- 20:27.4 ~ Brandon Smith (M, 24) Hahira, GA
Top Ten Women, Valdosta's 2014 Memorial Day 5K
- 22:00.2 ~ Makenzee Page (F, 14) Ray City, GA
- 22:13.3 ~ Ali Thornhill (F, 34) Valdosta, GA
- 23:12.2 ~ Melanie Ellis (F, 41) Valdosta, GA
- 23:30.2 ~ Debbie Green (F, 48) Valdosta, GA
- 24:08.6 ~ Brianna Prinsloo (F, 27) Hahira, GA
- 24:27.5 ~ Melissa Roe (F, 36) Valdosta, GA
- 25:00.5 ~ Nancy Elam (F, 50) Valdosta, GA
- 25:25.6 ~ Martha Mazurkiewicz (F, 46) Valdosta, GA
- 25:31.4 ~ Melanie Hall (F, 40) Tifton, GA
- 25:34.3 ~ Gina Purvis (F, 55) Tifton, GA
|Valdosta Memorial Day 5K Champions, 2009-2014|
|25 May 2009||16:34, Chris Rice||20:47, Ashley McGee||86|
|31 May 2010||16:50, Chris Rice||21:38, Jordan Helton||79|
|30 May 2011||17:10, Chris Rice||21:06, Alice Smoot||102|
|28 May 2012||18:33, Masked Avenger||21:38, Alison Peters||53|
|27 May 2013||18:05, Ryan Kelly||23:21, Debbie Green||87|
|26 May 2014||17:26, Dylan Rogers||22:01, Makenzee Page||92|
- Complete results of Valdosta's 2014 Memorial Day 5K
- 2013 story, "Kelly and Green lead the charge at Valdosta's Memorial Day 5K"
- 2012 story, "Avenger and Peters mark Memorial Day with wins"
- 2011 story, "Memorial Day three-peat for Rice in Valdosta"
- 2010 story, "Blazers Rice and Helton race to victory in Valdosta"
- Upcoming races in Valdosta and other cities in the Trouble Afoot! region