2011-11-17 / News

65 islanders finish Newport Pell Bridge Run

Sixty-five islanders competed in the inaugural Citizens Bank Newport Pell Bridge Run on Sunday. It was the first time since the bridge opened in 1969 that runners have been allowed to cross over it.

The 4.2-mile run began at RITBA headquarters and finished at Citizens Bank in Washington Square.

The top island finisher was Nicholas Walker, 22, who finished 44th overall with a time of 26 minutes, 27 seconds. The top female finisher was Stephanie Cotsonas (30:44, 205th). The ages of island participants ranged from Finn Dwyer, 14, to Peter Swenton, 74.

Jamestown finishers were: 44. Walker; 63. Chadwick Chamier; 65. Tim Smith; 72. Eric Bell; 130. David Howe; 177. Gary Brophy; 205. Cotsonas; 267. Dorsey Beard; 357. Meryl Evangelista; 363. Brianna Cohoon; 412. Nicole Perez; 425. Sean Fitzgerald; 451. Matthew Swistak; 463. Finn Dwyer; 466. Timothy Dwyer; 560. Kerry McDevitt; 566. Holly Huffine; 579. George Cadwalader.

Also: 601. Brad Green; 650. Michael Pierce; 681. Sharon Schoepl- Poisson; 722. Jill Dolce; 726. Liz Perez; 872. James Barron; 876. David Spencer; 949. Rita Hansen; 980. Tricia Evangelista; 983. Elizabeth Chase; 1,026. David Evangelista; 1,046. Erin Fitzgerald; 1,199. Marisa Quinn; 1,127. Lisa Cadwalader; 1,180. Courtney Flaherty; 1,204. David Goodburn.

Also: 1,229. Kent Landreth; 1,232. Cheryl Landreth; 1,259. Ron Barber; 1,260. Bev Barber; 1,387. Pamela Allen; 1,407. Robin Pendleton; 1,452. Katherine Turner; 1,480. Sarah Tammelleo; 1,497. Dennis Nixon; 1,498. Jennelle Goodburn; 1,546. John Murphy; 1,564. Cristina Barron; 1,569. Ian Estaphan Owen; 1,588. Lauren Evangelista; 1,639. Steven Turilli; 1,660. Annette Tonti; 1,674. Brian Luebbert; 1,676. James Sisson.

Also: 1,683. Jennifer Regan; 1,698. Catherine Bertron; 1,716. Julie Swistak; 1,717. Mark Swistak Jr.; 1,738. Catherine Shafts; 1,757. Pamela Spencer; 1,779. Noah Robinson; 1,840. Matt Hull; 1,865. Michelle Estaphan; 1,867. David Robinson; 1,875. Juliana Wilson; 1,890. Carol Crafts; and 1,912. Peter Swenton.

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