Thursday, July 29, 2010
Mull, Shemyakina Win Viking Sunset 5K
Brandon Mull of Wheaton won the Viking Sunset 5K in Geneva Wednesday night with a 15:19.80. Mull (20-24), who placed fourth in the 2008 Division III NCAA cross-country championships for Wheaton College, won by just under eight seconds as Emisael Favela of Cicero (30-34) took second in 15:26.52. Mark Phillips (15-19) of Wheaton placed third in 15:37.38. Elena Shemyakina (50-54)of Geneva was the women's winner in 19:52.43. Second went to Jordana Lesavage (15-19) of Streamwood in 20:32.12. Michelle Plummer-Legge (30-34) of Gilberts was third in 20:33.88. There were 523 total finishers.