Old Jo’s Firecracker 5K starts July 4th festivities in Saint Jo

More than 100 people started their July 4 with a 5K run at the 11th Old Jo’s Firecracker 5K in Saint Jo on Thursday morning at 8 a.m. (Photo by Kristal Ferguson)

While medals were given out by age grouping at Old Jo’s Firecracker 5K, the overall winners included Sierra Stucky finishing first overall with a time of 20:03. Among the male group, Collin Thomas won with a time of 21:27.
In the female nine and under group, Kariann (last name not listed) won with a time of 46.38. In the 10-14 female group Taylor Patrick won with a time of 31:27. The 15-19 age group was won by Maddie Ferguson with a time of 23:59.
Rebeckah Bartush won the female 20-29 age group with a time of 24:07. The female 30-39 age group was won by Amy Rush with a time of 25:06. Ambre Davis won the female 40-49 age division with a time of 23:35.
The 50-59 female division was won by Diane Sicking with a time of 28:47. Debbie Black won the 60-69 female age division with a time of 30:46 and Linda Wright Smith won the female 70-79 division with a time of 31:42.
The male nine and under age divison was won by Colton Bryant with a time of 40:06. Antonio Montoya won the male 10-14 division with a time of 28:54. The only male competitor in the 15-19 age group Jessie Reiter finished with a time of 37:58.
Bob Bartush won the male 20-29 division with a time of 21:31 while Jeff Crippin won the 30-39 age group with a time of 24:07. The male 40-49 division was won by Erik Trevino with a time of 27:36.
Drew Springer won the male 50-59 division with a time of 31:15 while John Bartush won the 60-69 group with a time of 28:35. The male 70-79 age division was won by Howard Davies with a time of 47:03.

To read the full story, pick up a copy of the weekend edition of the Bowie News. Full results are on the Old Jo’s Firecracker 5k Facebook page.