Recreation

Record crowd turns out for annual Firecracker 5000 road race

    A race record of 1,472 runners and walkers participated in the Hargray Hilton Head Firecracker 5000 road race Monday on a course around the Mall at Shelter Cove, and 23-year-old Daniel Gorman of Hilton Head Island was the first to cross the line, completing the five-kilometer race in 15 minutes, 19 seconds.

The women's title went to 34-year-old Rives Poe of Charleston, who finished in 16:44, almost two minutes ahead of runner-up Leslie Thomas of Hardeeville.

Hargray Hilton Head Firecracker 5000 Road Race Results

Monday, at Mall at Shelter Cove, Hilton Head Island

OVERALL TOP FINISHERS

Male: 1. Daniel Gorman, Hilton Head Island, 15:19; 2. Nick Long, Gainesville, Ga., 15:43; 3. Griffin Nykaza, Beecher, Ill., 15:44; 4. Brett Burdick, Grand Blanc, Mich., 15:45; 5. Grant Nykaza, Beecher, Ill., 15:59.

Female: 1. Rives Poe, Charleston, 16:44; 2. Leslie Thomas, Hardeeville, 18:30; 3. 3. Shelby Spendo, Parkland, Fla., 19:10; 4. Autumn Greba, North Huntingdon, Pa., 19:16; 5. Kristina Tabor, New Castle, Ind., 19:21.

Male Masters: 1. Mark White, Hilton Head Island, 17:48; 2. Chip Collins, Hilton Head Island, 17:49; 3. Duane dye, New Castle, Ind., 17:59.

Female Masters: 1. Lauren Brennan, Hampton, 19:37; 2. Kristen Suvick, Gibsonia, Pa., 20:11; 3. Kelly Allen, Asheville, N.C., 20:39.

Male Grand Masters: 1. Andy Tedesco, Mount Pleasant, 18:29.

Female Grand Masters: 1. Penny Gray, Carlisle, Pa., 20:43.

AGE DIVISION WINNERS

Male 8-and-under: Finley Voss, Centennial, Colo., 28:06.

Male 9-12: Gage Voss, Denver, Colo., 21:33.

Male 13-15: Colton Hennessey, Hilton Head Island, 17:44.

Male 16-19: Sean McManon, Hilton Head Island, 16:58.

Male 20-24: Seth Tucker, Bluffton, 16:16.

Male 25-29: Darin Wingard, Narvon, Pa., 18:07.

Male 30-34: Kyle Cannon, Minneapolis, 18:14.

Male 35-39: Ted Jones, Dover, Del., 16:49.

Male 40-44: Daniel Mendoza, Hilton Head Island, 18:07.

Male 45-49: Stuart Griffith, Ojai, Fla., 19:01.

Male 50-54: Tony Brown, Charlotte, 19:24.

Male 55-59: Tom Wingard, Narvon, Pa., 20:42.

Male 60-64: Lanny Fraley, Ashland, Ky., 20:27.

Male 65-69: John Stanley, Dalton, Ga., 20:00.

Male 70-74: Hector Esquivel, Hilton Head Island, 34:52.

Male 75-and-over: Joe Nettles, Tybee Island, 23:31.

Female 8-and-under: Madison Frey, Germantown, Tenn., 25:03.

Female 9-12: Caroline Haas, Bowling Green, Ky., 24:52.

Female 13-15: Amanda Koser, Glenmoore, Pa., 22:49.

Female 16-19: Jenna Gigliotti, Trafford, Pa., 19:28.

Female 20-24: Alisha Hansman, Fort Thomas, Ky., 19:46.

Female 25-29: Elizabeth Williamson, Malvern, Pa., 19:36.

Female 30-34: LIndy Bison, Avon, Ohio, 19:28.

Female 35-39: Andrea Brennan, Wayne, Pa., 19:42.

Female 40-44: Kerry Haertel, Dunwoody, Ga., 22:17.

Female 45-49: Allison Downing, Alpharetta, Ga., 21:35.

Female 50-54: Angelica Griffith, Ojai, Fla., 23:28.

Female 55-59: Evie Odom, Virginia Beach, Va., 24:37.

Female 60-64: Kaye Freeman, Dalton, Ga., 21:50.

Female 65-69: Kathleen Cohen, Atlanta, Ga., 35:34.

Female 70-74: Jean Bongiorno, Okatie, 29:55.

Female 75-and-over: Betty Holmes, Hilton Head Island, 1:00:55.

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