Results: Hess, Groner nab first in New Jersey

25 Sep 2015 15:25
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Half Marathon results

Last year’s runner-up Mark Hess (1:09:39.22) cut two minutes from his 2014 time to win this year’s running of the Newport Liberty Half Marathon in Jersey City, New Jersey. Nearly 2,100 runners completed the USATF certified course which works its way along the Hudson River and through Liberty State Park and includes views of Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Stephen Mennitt took second with a time of 1:10:49.24. He finished third in 2013. Daniel Nijeri (1:11:58.89) rounded out the top three. For the women, it was Roberta Groner (1:19:29.00) cutting more than five minutes from her fourth-place finish a year ago, to take the top spot. Angela Ortiz earned runner-up honors with a time of 1:20:37.96. Ingrid Wells (1:24:08.10) finished a little under a minute ahead of Allison Goldstein (1:25:03.51) for third.

Top 10 Men

1 Mark HESS 1:09:39.22
2 Stephen MENNITT 1:10:49.24
3 Daniel NIJERI 1:11:58.89
4 William APPMAN 1:12:39.57
5 Aaron ROBERTSON 1:12:45.52
6 Anthony HARRIS 1:13:13.44
7 Kenneth GOGLAS 1:13:19.42
8 Zachary RIVERS 1:13:25.54
9 Sean DONOHUE 1:13:40.04
10 Kyle PRICE 1:13:56.84

Top 10 Women

1 Roberta GRONER 1:19:29.00
2 Angela ORTIZ 1:20:37.96
3 Ingrid WELLS 1:24:08.10
4 Allison GOLDSTEIN 1:25:03.51
5 Greta SIEVE 1:25:58.89
6 Francesca DELUCIA 1:26:08.31
7 Aimee CHEGWIDDEN 1:27:20.75
8 Sarah SCHILLACI 1:28:11.91
9 Nikki DRADER 1:28:43.29
10 Adrienne VIOLA 1:29:40.51

Complete Results

NYCRUNS Newport Liberty Half Marathon