SUGAR GROVE—A sunny day brought out the best in area runners for the annual Sugar Grove Corn Boil 5K trek.
The Saturday race also brought in excess of 300 competitors.
Saturday’s overall race champion was Yorkville resident Patrick Austin, who finished first in his group with a time of 16 minutes, 11.2 seconds, equivalent to a 5:13 pace.
Hinckley’s Jake Austin was close behind with a time of 16:26, good for a 5:18 pace.
Knight cross country and track standout Kyle Carter, an incoming junior at KHS, finished third with a time of 16:44.9.
Oswego resident Ashley Golembeski was 11th overall and top female with a time of 19:56.7. Next on the female side was Sugar Grove’s Dorcey Bartholemew in 45th place with a time of 23:44.6.
Lisle’s Michael Lucchesi won the 2011 version of the race, with a time of 16:06.4.
Former KHS volleyball standout Katy Dudzinski finished 64th with a time of 25:01.2
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