Running

Annual Turkey Trot attracts nearly 1,400 runners to Hilton Head Island

info@islandpacket.comNovember 23, 2012 

Julianne Tarallo and Anthony Vecchio were the 5-kilometer champions Thursday in the 24th annual Turkey Trot on Hilton Head Island, while Claire Dickmann and Jamey Epstein were the overall 10-kilometer winners.

Nearly 1,400 runners took part in the races, which ran through Hilton Head Plantation.

Tarallo, of South Easton, Mass., won the women's 5K race by more than a minute, finishing with a time of 19 minutes, 4 seconds. Vecchio, a University of South Carolina Beaufort cross country runner who recently competed in the NAIA national championships, was the overall 5K winner with a time of 15:43.

Epstein was the overall 10K champion, clocking in at 36:28, while Dickmann -- who finished fifth overall -- was the women's 10K winner with a time of 38:19.

For complete results, go to islandreccenter.org.

5K

Female -- Overall

1. Julianne Tarallo, South Easton, Mass. 19:04

2. Sara Manesitotis, Hilton Head Island 20:09

3. Joby Higinbotham, Alpharetta, Ga. 20:23

Male -- Overall

1. Anthony Vecchio, Hilton Head Island 15:43

2. Andy Biladeau, Chicago 16:08

3. Erik Larmore, Flemington, N.J. 16:59

Top 25

1. Anthony Vecchio

2. Andy Biladeau

3. Erik Larmore

4. Jonathan Ernst

5. Paul Newnham

6. Dan Edwards

7. Max Heaton

8. Isaac Kenner

9. Mitchell Brockmann

10. Julianne Tarallo

11. Michael Dechellis

12. Thaddeus Sulek

13. Maurice Wills

14. John Reese

15. Daniel Higinbotham

16. Mike Manesiotis

17. Paul Hagar

18. Tyler Hughes

19. Sara Manesitotis

20. Tyson Ehlinger

21. Aaron Smit

22. Lucas Nettles

23. Joby Higinbotham

24. Ben Gilman

25. Eric Elder

10K

Female -- Overall

1. Claire Dickmann 38:19

2. Lindy Bison 40:09

3. Hana Baskin 41:40

Male -- Overall

1. Jamey Epstein 36:28

2. Jeffrey Ford 36:29

3. Mark White 36:57

Top 25

1. Jamey Epstein

2. Jeffrey Ford

3. Mark White

4. Todd Smith

5. Claire Dickmann

6. George Gurrola

7. Alex Pratt

8. Shawn Smith

9. Mark Ellingson

10. Lindy Bison

11. Hana Baskin

12. Eric Peterson

13. Kevin Purvis

14. Alec Mazzuckelli

15. Kyle Patterson

16. Marlene Patterson

17. Alan Squyres

18. Richard Castle

19. Ashley Marques

20. Lindsay Martin

21. Bryant Blodgett

22. Jennifer Mendez

23. Thomas Henz

24. Bubba Gillis

25. Kathy Carnes

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