Martino, Dagley Win Blue-Grey Half Marathon

by Clay Shaw

GETTYSBURG, PA, OCTOBER 17-18, 2020More Pandemic race coverage; the Blue-Grey Half Marathon was staged on Sunday, October 18 in two parts, an 8am start and a noon start.  The Gettysburg North-South Marathon took place Saturday, October 17.  Karen and I did our own workouts in the morning and covered the afternoon running (when it was nicer).  As it turned out, we only have pictures of one podium finisherShelby Joslyn, the 3rd place female of the combined results.  411 runners finished in the combined results.

Matthew Martino of Hanover won in 1:12:09, winning by over seven minutes.  Luke Rogers of Buffalo, NY was second in 1:19:37.  Colin Russell of Hanover was third in 1:19:42.  Robert Sinke of Silver Spring, MD was top master and fourth overall in 1:21:29.

Madison Dagley of Arlington, VA was the women’s champ in 1:33:11.  Sidney Drill of Philadelphia was second in 1:35:00.  Shelby Joslyn of Boiling Springs was third in 1:35:48.  Erin Moyer of Manheim was the top master in 1:40:45. She was eighth among the women.

Top Women

  1. 1:33:11 Madison Dagley, 24, Arlington, VA
  2. 1:35:00 Sidney Drill, 27, Philadelphia, PA
  3. 1:35:48 Shelby Joslyn, 35, Boiling Springs, PA
  4. 1:36:28 Nina Razavi, 25, Hershey, PA
  5. 1:36:48 Jennifer Huddleston, 33, Arlington, VA
  6. 1:38:10 Michaela Mast, 25, Harrisonburg, VA
  7. 1:38:58 Amy McCoy, 38, Muncy, PA
  8. 1:40:45 Erin Moyer, 43, Manheim, PA
  9. 1:41:41 Rachel Bennett, 40, Olney, MD
  10. 1:44:27 Sherry Leisher, 51, Harrisburg, PA

Top Men

  1. 1:12:09 Matthew Martino, 27, Hanover, PA
  2. 1:19:37 Luke Rodgers, 29, Buffalo, NY
  3. 1:19:42 Colin Russell, 38, Hanover, Pa
  4. 1:21:29 Robert Sinke, 40, Silver Springs, MD
  5. 1:24:19 Hiroyuki Ono, 35, Calera, OK
  6. 1:25:29 Tyler Finebaum, 23, Dunn Loring, VA
  7. 1:25:53 Zachariah Nelson, 29, Elkridge, MD
  8. 1:26:43 Brian Baker, 27, Railroad, PA
  9. 1:28:40 Tommy McNear, 44, Negley, OH
  10. 1:28:37 Bill Boben, 57, Lancaster, PA
Shelby Joslyn of Boiling Springs, PA placed 3rd in 1:35:48.
Amy McCoy of Muncy, PA places seventh in 1:38:58.
Brian Baker of Railroad, PA placed eighth n 1:26:43. Railroad is three miles north of the Mason-Dixon line, and a favorite spot of the York Heritage Rail Trail.
The flag guy runs the Blue Grey Half Marathon in Gettysburg.
Same name, different spelling, York women Cortnie Amelotte #942 and Courtney Rodgers #941 enjoy the half marathon.
Jason Kearney #848 and Clint Myers #877 run the Blue Grey Half Marathon.
Kristi Japalucci of Johnstown, PA runs through the East Calvary Battlefield,
Morgan Doherty of Maple Shade, NJ running the Blue Grey Half Marathon in Gettysburg.
Tracy Myers of Dallastown and the Flying Feet Racing Team. Tracy directed the Spring Valley 4 Miler of the York Winter Series.
Bethany Gedeon #951 and Miriah Dwyer #799 around mile 2 of the Blue Grey Half Marathon.
Emelia Eberwein of Fairfax, VA has her eyes on the finish line on the last turn of the Blue Grey Half Marathon.
Randy Cook and Kristin Engle of Johnstown, PA enjoy a moment in the Gettysburg Blue Grey Half Marathon.
Renee Gavason #812 and Carolyn Classen #781 lead a group through the East Calvary Battlefield.


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