Greater Springfield Harriers win at Masters 8 km Championships in Virginia


Conflicting with the New England Half Marathon Championships, the USATF Masters 8 km Championships in Virginia had only three New Englanders in the results, but the trio from Greater Springfield Harriers represented well. Kent Lemme, Mark Hixson, and Nat Larson placed 2-4-5, respectively, in the supper competative M50-54 division.  Larson, Lemme, and Hixson were 2-5-6, respectively in the men's age graded scoring - the first two at over 90.0%.

Those performances led the threesome to an easy win of the M50+ team title with a time faster than the winning M40 team total.