Bridge run - NOT!

Runners take to River Road when heavy weather puts a damper - but not the kibosh - on United Way 5K marathon

By Heather R. Breaux
April 18, 2007 at 3:00 pm  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

THE WINNER. Meyer Friedman was the top runner, finishing at a time of 15:35.
Photo by Thelezia Folse
THE WINNER. Meyer Friedman was the top runner, finishing at a time of 15:35.
Over 1500 registered participants competed for $4,000 in prize money at the 11th Annual United Way of St. Charles Bridge Run. Here’s a run down of this year’s winners.

Meyer Friedman (pictured) and Michelle Hymel came in as the overall winners each winning $500. Their times were 15:35 and 18.37.

Finishing 2nd were Andrew Huston at 15:52 and Santilla Victorian at 18:50. Rounding out the top three were Sean Fitzwilliam at 16:02 and Michelle Friedman at 19:53.

Masters overall winners were Wayne Chenet at 17:28 and Margo Braud from Austin, Texas at 20:06.

The Grand Masters division winners were Al Guevera and Fillis Friedman at 18:56 and 22:56. Seniors overalls were Juan Perez and Yvonne Thomas at 19:19 and 26:14. More photos on 7B.




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