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YMCA races part of July 4th holiday

Tuesday, July 6, 2004

Meg Grey photos

Top: Father and son duo Ryan (left) and John (right) Sneddon of Brazil cross the finish line of the YMCA Firecracker 5K Run/Walk held Saturday.

Ryan,11 placed second in the 14 and under category with a time of 29:50. They were neck and neck until the finish when Ryan crossed one second before John.

There were 61 participants in the event.

Middle: The YMCA Firecracker 5K Run/Walk was held Saturday.

Pictured are first place winners from each age group. First row (left to right): Becky Smith, 27:39 women's 50-59; Loretta Pierce, 44:55 women's 60 and over; Carlene Sakbun, 25:24 women's 30-39; Jimmy O'Neal, 18:06 men's 19-29; Tony Alstott, 19:18 men's 40-49; Gina Short, 26:47 women's 40-49; and Danielle Flescher, 26:43 women's 19-29. Back row: Scott Fairbanks, 22:45 men's 50-59; Andreas Maher, 17:44 overall men's winner; Al Pierce, 26:32 men's 60 and over; Carey Christjansen, 23:08 overall women's winner; David Racer, 21:03 men's 30-39; Chris Smith, 22:21 men's 14 and under; Jeremy Miller, 25:41 men's 15-18; and Mike Montague 43:51 first walker.

Bottom: Those taking home second place titles in their age group are pictured. From left: Elsie Smith, 58:15 women's 60 and over; Linda Messmer, 41:14 women's 50-59; Mandy Moon, 27:46 women's 19-29; Bruce Price, 23:03 men's 50-59; and Ryan Sneddon, 29:50 men's 14 and under.

Not pictured are: Daniel Smith, 19:29 men's 19-29; Fritz Oehler, 24:10 men's 30-39; John Howes, 20:48 men's 40-49; Jennifer Kidwell, 39:33 women's 30-39; and Lea Thomas, 27:37 women's 40-49.

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