Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Bainbridge Memorial Day wins for Martinez and Martin

American FlagsOn Saturday morning, 23 May 2015, Michael Martinez was at Eglin Air Force Base, finishing fourth in the Gate-to-Gate Run. The Memorial Day weekend was just getting started for the Tallahassee, Florida, master runner though. On Monday evening, 25 May 2015, he was in Bainbridge, Georgia, where he won that city's ninth annual Memorial Day 5K Night Race. Martinez finished around 200 meters ahead of the next runner, covering the 3.1-mile course in 17:46. Donalsonville, Georgia, master runner Myles Gibson was second overall in 18:20, just ahead of the 18:28 that earned third place for Travis Parker. Lance Williams finished fourth in 19:12.


Wakulla High sophomore Haleigh Martin took the women's title, placing tenth overall in 21:33. Paige Braswell, a University of West Georgia distance runner, was second in the women's standings, finishing eleventh overall in 21:59. Darla Castoro was the third female finisher and first woman master, coming in 19th overall in 25:23.


71 athletes finished the 2015 Bainbridge Memorial Day 5K Night Race. The race is a fundraiser for the Bainbridge High School cross country teams.


Top Ten Men, 2015 Bainbridge Memorial Day 5K Night Race
  1. 17:46 ~ Michael Martinez (M, 49) Tallahassee, FL
  2. 18:20 ~ Myles Gibson (M, 48) Donalsonville, GA
  3. 18:28 ~ Travis Parker (M, 19)
  4. 19:12 ~ Lance Williams (M, 19)
  5. 19:46 ~ Greg Waddell (M, 49)
  6. 20:14 ~ Austin Lambert (M, 17)
  7. 20:25 ~ A. Whatley (M, 45)
  8. 21:29 ~ Mark Tombrink (M, 27)
  9. 21:31 ~ Cole Farrington (M, 22)
  10. 22:29 ~ Brendan Greene (M, 17)

Top Ten Women, 2015 Bainbridge Memorial Day 5K Night Race
  1. 21:33 ~ Haleigh Martin (F, 15) Crawfordville, FL
  2. 21:59 ~ Paige Braswell (F, 19) Bainbridge, GA
  3. 25:23 ~ Darla Castoro (F, 51)
  4. 26:30 ~ Juli deGrummond (F, 45)
  5. 26:35 ~ Julie Harris (F, 49)
  6. 26:36 ~ Camry Fillingame (F, 15)
  7. 27:26 ~ Aileen Mejia (F, 15)
  8. 27:48 ~ Rhonda Wells (F, 44)
  9. 28:39 ~ Suzanne Angell (F, 49)
  10. 29:35 ~ Anita King (F, 51)

Bainbridge Memorial Day 5K Night Run
Champions, 2007 - 2015
DateMenWomen
28 May 2007??????
26 May 200818:36, Caleb Bergon23:05, Rachel Willis
25 May 200916:11, Tyler Price23:16, Erica Pemberton
31 May 201017:35, Gabriel Leitz23:12, Perra Harrell
30 May 201117:06, Stanley Linton22:02, Paula O'Neill
28 May 201216:17, Stanley Linton21:46, Tiffany Roddenberry
27 May 201315:46, Stanley Linton25:41, Emily Jensenius
26 May 201417:30, Chase Harris22:57, Cora Atkinson
25 May 201517:46, Michael Martinez21:33, Haleigh Martin


Links
#1443