Scoops 5K

Scoops 5K

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No one was close to Everett Hackett when the 20-year-old runner from West Hartford, Conn. reached the “tape.” — Photo by Ralph Stewart

Hackett finishes alone

Everett Hackett, 20, of West Hartford, Conn., ran away with the 18th annual Vineyard Scoops 5K Tour of Edgartown, Sunday, finishing the run in 15:43, two minutes ahead of 46-year-old Jeff Hunt of Concord who was second, and 2:17 better than last year’s winning time by Barry Donovan, 21, of Edgartown.

The rest of the top ten finishers, all men, were (3) Mark Engerman, 43, Edgartown, 17:51 (4) Eric Hodska, 43, Monroe, Conn. 18:11 (5) Stefan Teitge, 35, San Louis Obispo, Calif. 18:27 (6) Thomas Lyons, 22, Virginia Beach, Va., 18:41 (7) George Doherty, 46, Sagamore Beach, 18:53 (8) Jackson Bangs, 21, Upper Montclair, N.J., 19:17 (9) Adam Smith, 17, Sparks, Mo., 19:50 (10) Kris Weum, 34, Ely, Minn. 19:51.

The first female to complete the course was 14-year-old Grace Chang of Media, Pa. in 20:45. She was 14th overall.

The rest of the top ten ladies were: 16th, Maureen Larkin, 46, Walpole, 20:54; 19th, Mary Clabby, 42, Marrietta, Ga., 21:03; 30th Nina Listro, 15, Randolph, Vt.; 22:00; 21st, Kathy Plermo, 35, New Rochelle, N.Y., 22:01; 37th, Megan Baldwin, 26, West Tisbury, 22:38; 38th, Carey Baldwin, 22, West Hartford, Conn., 22:38; 28th, Barb Emory, 42, Dedham, 22:41; 40th, Jane Walshe. 40, Edgartown, 22:42; 44th, Bonnie Kingsbury, 31, Edgartown, 23:13.

Four hundred and three runners finished the course. That was fifteen fewer than last year.

Best runners in their gender/age groups were 9 and under: Rhea Burrini, 9, of Surrey, England, in 30:10 and Dominic Mastromatteo, 9 of Worcester, in 23:21.

10 to 14: Gianna Mastromateo, 11, of Worcester in 23:29 and Isaac Fournier, 11, of Boulder, Col. In 23:50.

15 to 19: Nina Listro, 15 of Randolph, Vt., in 22:00 and Adam Smith, of Sparks, Md., 19:50

20-24: Carey Baldwin, 22, of West Hartford, Conn., in 22:38 and Thomas Lyons, 22, of Virginia Beach, Va., in 18:41.

25 to 29: Megan Baldwin, 26, of West Tisbury in 22:38 and Andrew Zak, 27, of Cheshire, Conn. In 23:16.

30 to 34: Bonnie Kingsbury of Edgartown in 23:13 and Kris Meum, 34, of Ely, Minn., in 19:51.

35-39: Kathy Falermo, 35 of New Rochelle, N.Y. in 22:01 and Stefan Teitge, 35, of San Louis Obispo, Calif. In 18:27.

40-44: Barb Emory, 42, of Dedham in 22:41 and Eric Hodska, 43, of Monroe, Conn. In 18:11. 45-49: Margaret Dangelo, 45, of West Tisbury in 24:43 and George Doherty of Sagamore Beach in 18:53.

50-54: Patricia Mayor, 54 of West Newbury in 24:15 and Ted Dooling, 53 of Wakefield in 21:12.

55-59: Karen Durante, 59 of Newburyport in 24:00 and Wait Looney, 59 of Edgartown in 22:10.

60-64: Ellen Wade, 62 of Newton Center in 28:40 and Edward Cerullo, 60 of Brooklyn, N.Y. in 25:05.

65-69: Jean Eville, 66 of Oak Bluffs in 33:18 and Tom Cleland, 66 of South Hadley in 27:05.

70-79: Cara Mitchell, 77 of Loudonville, N.Y. in 34:32 and Jules BenDavid, 71 of Oak Bluffs in 1:08:12.

Opportunities to run and walk competitively abound on the Island. The annual Chilmark 5K is Sunday, August 8. The 5K Run for Camp Jabberwocky is Saturday, August 21. The Dr. Louis Sullivan 5K is Saturday, August 28. The 5K Run for the Vineyard Haven Library is Sunday, Sept. 12.