Tuesday, May 21, 2019

CMS men compete in Westfield


3 CMS men under 15:00
8 CMS men under 15:42
15 CMS men under 17:00
20 CMS men under 20:00

Unofficial, preliminary results below

CMS Open and CMS Veterans (60+) placed 3rd while the CMS Masters (40+) and CMS Seniors (50+) placed 1st overall at the 2019 USATF New England Grand Prix 5K Championship in Westfield on Saturday. The Westfield Fast 5K was the 3rd event within the 7 race series for the year. The next event will take place in Shelburne Falls, MA on August 10th with the Bridge of Flowers 8K.

The open team had three runners break 15 minutes for the 3rd place CMS open team. CMS was led by Pat Fullerton with an 11th place, 14:47.6. Dan Vassallo (14:49.8) and Adam Malek (14:55.5) both dipped under 15 minutes with their 14th and 17th placings. Scott Mindel, weeks off his 2:27 Pittsburgh Marathon, ran 15:05.9 for 20th place, six seconds off his time in Westfield in 2018 . DJ Raboin capped the scoring for the open team with his 27th place, 15:26. BAA placed 2ndst behind WMDP. 13 teams competed in the open division.

Senior, Tim Van Orden nearly broke 16 with a 16:00.6 clocking to lead the 1st place CMS Masters team over 2nd place Dirigo RC and HFC. Greg Putnam (16:09.5), Patrick Rich (16:23.2),  Arthur Besse (16:44.9), and Joe Shairs (16:50.9) rounded out the scoring for the 40+ team who outpaced Dirigo RC and HFC by over two minutes where 11 teams competed.

Beyond Tim and Joe, David Principe also broke 17 minutes with a 16:56.6 for the 1st place senior team. Dave Dunham and David Lapierre would score out the top five for the 50+ team who edged HFC and WRT.

Paul Bazanchuk came back to his former hometown to lead the Veterans team (60+) to a 3rd place team behind GLRR and SMAC with his 20:07.7 performance. Running his 3rd GP in as many in 2019, Stephen Drouin ran 21:20.1. Vin Garofoli made his USATF New England Grand Prix debut with a 21:52.0 time.

Individual results here: https://my.racewire.com/results/35732

Bib
Place
Time
ChipTime
First Name
Last Name
Sex
Age
City
State
Team Name
216
11
14:47.7
14:47.6
PAT
FULLERTON
M
30
BRADFORD
MA
Central Mass Striders
30
14
14:49.8
14:49.8
DAN
VASSALLO
M
34
PEABODY
MA
Central Mass Striders
23
17
14:55.5
14:55.5
ADAM
MALEK
M
31
PROVIDENCE
RI
Central Mass Striders
211
20
15:06.1
15:05.9
SCOTT
MINDEL
M
32
BURLINGTON
MA
Central Mass Striders
4452
27
15:27.8
15:26.9
DANIEL
RABOIN
M
27
LUNENBURG
MA
Central Mass Striders
215
30
15:36.1
15:36.1
SCOTT
LESLIE
M
37
RUTLAND
MA
Central Mass Striders
213
31
15:40.5
15:40.3
JACK
DELEHANTY
M
32
WORCESTER
MA
Central Mass Striders
207
32
15:42.8
15:42.5
COLIN
CARROLL
M
34
ANDOVER
MA
Central Mass Striders
14
41
16:01.1
16:00.6
TIM
VAN ORDEN
M
51
BENNINGTON
VT
Central Mass Striders
16
44
16:10.2
16:09.5
GREG
PUTNAM
M
49
STONEHAM
MA
Central Mass Striders
4553
49
16:23.2
16:23.2
PATRICK
RICH
M
42
SOUTH HAMILTON
MA
Central Mass Striders
225
61
16:46.1
16:44.9
ARTHUR
BESSE
M
46
TEMPLETON
MA
Central Mass Striders
209
65
16:53.2
16:50.9
JOE
SHAIRS
M
51
PEABODY
MA
Central Mass Striders
365
66
16:52.8
16:51.4
BRYAN
TRINQUE
M
35
CLINTON
MA
Central Mass Striders
201
67
16:57.6
16:56.6
DAVID
PRINCIPE
M
52
JOHNSTON
RI
Central Mass Striders
205
95
17:37.1
17:34.7
DAVE
DUNHAM
M
55
BRADFORD
MA
Central Mass Striders
220
96
17:36.8
17:34.9
IAIN
RIDGWAY
M
39
GRANTHAM
NH
Central Mass Striders
2
124
18:08.5
18:06.8
DAVID
LAPIERRE
M
55
CHELMSFORD
MA
Central Mass Striders
277
134
18:22.7
18:21.6
DENNIS
FLOYD
M
42
GEORGETOWN
MA
Central Mass Striders
232
171
19:23.8
19:21.4
DAVID
HARPER
M
52
LEOMINSTER
MA
Central Mass Striders
165
213
20:15.3
20:07.7
PAUL
BAZANCHUK
M
64
CENTER CONWAY
NH
Central Mass Striders
285
215
20:20.0
20:11.1
JAMES
PAWLICKI
M
44
LYNN
MA
Central Mass Striders
183
270
21:27.5
21:20.1
STEPHEN
DROUIN
M
64
LEOMINSTER
MA
Central Mass Striders
204
304
22:03.2
21:52.0
VIN
GAROFOLI
M
63
WORCESTER
MA
Central Mass Striders

top 5 teams (unofficial) below

Place
Category
Team
1
M-open
WMDP
2
M-open
BAA
3
M-open
CMS
4
M-open
WRT
5
M-open
HFC

1
M-40
CMS
2
M-40
Dirigo
3
M-40
HFC
4
M-40
GSH
5
M-40
WRT

1
M-50
CMS
2
M-50
HFC
3
M-50
WRT
4
M-50
GSH
5
M-50
GLRR

1
M-60
GLRR
2
M-60
SMAC
3
M-60
CMS
4
M-60
WRT
5
M-60
GSH