Updates on the Oval: Ritchie, Markowitz Notch Wins at Twilight Meet

23 MAY 2012
Updates on the Oval: Ritchie, Markowitz Notch Wins at Twilight Meet
For the second consecutive week, the B.A.A. had a strong showing at the NBB Twilight Series. Running Saturday. May 19th, Tim Ritchie won the 1500m in 3:47:21. David Chorney placed 5th in the same race with his 3:51.31.

In the men's 10k, Jared Markowitz picked-up another win for the B.A.A., posting a 41 second victory to finish in 30:47.21. In the 3,000m steeple, Eric Ashe took the runner-up spot in 8:52.77 - just .04 seconds behind the winner.

The next Twilight Meet will be held at Bentley University on Saturday, June 2nd.

Visit the Event Website for results and race information.

And congratulations to Hilary Dionne who was selected as the New England Runner Athlete of the Month for her recent performances in the New Bedford Half Marathon and the 116th Boston Marathon. Hilary's profile is in the May/June edition of New England Runner.
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When many think of the Boston Marathon, they think of Team Hoyt, the father/son team of Dick and Rick who have participated in their unique way 30 times. Dick was 69 at the 2010 Boston Marathon. Their final historic race came in 2014.