Scot Ursum (2:47:25) outran more than 800 runners to win the Healthy Driven Naperville Marathon in Illinois. Securing second was Daniel Sotiroff with a time of 2:49:41. In a tight race for third, Mieczyslaw Swiatkowski (2:49:55) finished just a few steps ahead of Kevin Hughes (2:50:05). For the women, it was Amanda Mirochna (3:01:48) taking the top spot for the second time in three years. Elizabeth Woodward earned runner-up honors with a time of 3:03:10. She finished fifth a year ago. Andrea Kruszka (3:04:07) rounded out the top three.
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Joe McAvoy (1:11:59) bested nearly 2,800 runners to win the Healthy Driven Naperville Half Marathon. Jeremy Ruston earned runner-up honors with a time of 1:13:01. Robert Wiegand (1:14:07) came in just seconds ahead of Kyle Julian (1:14:19) for third. Julian place fourth last year as well. For the women, it was Amber White coming comfortably ahead of the field to defend her title. Her time of 1:18:15 was good for eighth overall. Colleen Baker came in second at 1:23:57. Marne Smiley rounded out the top three with a time of 1:26:26.