Nelson, Sweppy win Run Into Summer race

  • By Staff Report
  • Thursday, June 14, 2018 6:13pm
  • Sports

Zach Nelson and Maria Sweppy were the winners Tuesday at the Run Into Summer 5K Series in Old Town Kenai.

The series is put on by the Kenai Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center. It has two dates left — June 19 and 26. Registration starts at 5:30 p.m., while the run starts at 6 p.m. The price is $45 for a family, $20 for those 16 and over, $10 for those 6 to 15 and free for those 5 and under.

Nelson won at 21 minutes, 19 seconds, while Sweppy was the first woman across at 34:12.

Run Into Summer 5K

1. Zach Nelson, 21 minutes, 19 seconds; 2. Sean Goff, 21:33; 3. Maria Sweppy, 34:12; 4. Sara Dennis, 38:22; 5. Michael Nelson, 38:31; 6. Natasha Reuton, 40:05; 7. Tony Oliver, 43:49; 8. Penny Furnish, 45:04; 9. Jennifer Tollackson, 47:41; 10. Randy Meier, 50:16; 11. Taylor Moorhead, 53:01; 12. James Taylor, 53:01; 13. Jamie Moorhead, 53:31; 14. Sandy Taylor, 59:39.

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