DERRY — On Aug. 1, the Greater Derry Track Club’s final Kids Summer Fun Run was held on a beautiful evening for running.
Fifty -six runners signed up for the program. Max, the Manchester Monarchs’ mascot, brought a target shooting game for all to enjoy. All kids who played received prizes.
Sponsor TD Bank brought some goodies and bubbles, and sponsor MVP Health Care sent some flying discs and string bags. Parkland Medical Center also was a sponsor. Participants finished with a medal and T-shirt compliments of the GDTC.
The total count for food donated the final week was 305 pounds, bringing the total amount donated to the St. Thomas Food Bank in Derry to 1,272 pounds for the series.
The overall winners of the series are:
Boys 9: Kyle Santangelo (Derry), Zachary McDarby (Candia), Shamus Baslasteri (Bedford)
Boys 10: Brody Burke (Hudson), William D’Amico (Bedford), Matthew Griffin (Londonderry)
Boys 11: Henry Hood (Derry), Noah Gilbert (Derry), Nolan Preble
Boys 12: Ethan Demarias (Chester), Mark Santangelo (Derry), Conrad Demers
Boys 13: Richard D’Amico (Bedford), Avery Bonanno (Londonderry), Cameron Phelps (Derry)
Girls 9: Grace McDonough (Londonderry), Quinn Brown (Londonderry), Aubrie Sansing (Chester)
Girls 10: Grace Holland (Londonderry), Samantha Frank (Derry), Aleksandra Carney (Derry)
Girls 11: Jasmine Richardi (Londonderry), Cailin Borovicka (Londonderry), Lea Baum (Londonderry)
Girls 12: Nicole Alves (Derry), Samantha Hinton (Hampstead), Maegan Crowley (Londonderry)
Girls 13: Kalin Gregoire (Londonderry), Adrianna Sullivan (Chester), Priscilla Ong (Derry)