BY CLAY SHAW
YORK, PA--Alex Hampel of Middletown, DE won the 3rd Annual Spartan Half Marathon held April 28 in 1:11:45. Hampel burst out to a commanding lead from the start at York College, and led for the entire distance resulting in an easy win. York College coach Stephen LoBianco finished second in 1:14:18. Matt Herring of York was third in 1:14:23. Masters star Justin Krebs (43) of York, the 2016 champion, was fourth in 1:14:27.
Teal Liu of Hershey, PA was the women's champ in 1:32:51.
Erin Dubs of Dover, PA was second in 1:34:33. Amanda Lohss
of Dover, YCP alumna and 2016 champ, was third in 1:35:52.
Nearly 300 registered for the Spartan Half Marathon, which benefits York College Athletics.
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1 1:11:45 Alex Hampel, 25, Middletown,
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