runners begin the 5K at the sound of the cannon firing. | Virginia Spears
Runners begin the 5K at the sound of the cannon firing. | Virginia Spears

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On your mark, get set … go!

Published 12:38pm Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Hundreds of runners flocked to Russell Crossroads Saturday morning for the fourth  annual Russell Forest Run to benefit the Alexander City Schools Education Foundation.

Winners in the male 10K division were Wade Price of Alexander City with a time of 48:07, Henry Holliday of Birmingham with a time of 48:18 and John Carter of Birmingham with a time of 48:58.

Winners in the female 10K division were Crandall Edwards of Newnan, Ga., with a time of 52:01, Heather Harvill of Hoover with a time of 52:10 and Andrea Szanny of Birmingham with a time of 53:05.

Winners in the male 5K division were Dillan Dean of Alexander City with a time of 19:31, Andrekus Rowe of Alexander City with a time of 20:26 and William Sammon of Montgomery with a time of 22:23.

Winners in the female 5K division were Celyce Thompson of Hoover with a time of 23:22, Tyler Jones of Lawrenceville, Ga., with a time of 26:17 and Laura Nall of Alexander City with a time of 26:53.

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