Luchini, Mulcahy champs in 5K



Sarah Mulcahy of Baring Plantation rounds a bend before the finish line of the Flattop 5k Saturday in Lamoine. Mulcahy was the female champion in the race with her time of 18:47. PHOTO BY TAYLOR VORTHERMS

Sarah Mulcahy of Baring Plantation rounds a bend before the finish line of the Flattop 5k Saturday in Lamoine. Mulcahy was the female champion in the race with her time of 18:47.
PHOTO BY TAYLOR VORTHERMS

LAMOINE — Louie Luchini of Ellsworth was first across the line Saturday in the tenth annual Flattop 5k, the beginning of the busy road race season in the area and of the Jack Russell’s Steakhouse Point Series for Eden Athletics running club. A field of 272 runners, ages 6 to 78, competed.

Luchini’s winning time this year was 16:41. He set the course record in 2010 with his time of 14:58. Close on his heels were Matt Homich and Andrew Kephart, both of Ellsworth, with 16:54 and 17:17 respectively.

Sarah Mulcahy of Baring Plantation was this year’s female champion, coming in at 18:47. She was the third-place woman in the 2014 MDI Marathon.

Jennifer VanDongen of Bar Harbor, 2013 and 2014 Flattop champion, was female runner up and first MDI finisher of either gender with a time of 19:21.

 

2015 Flattop 5k

Top 50 finishers

 

1          Louie Luchini  Ellsworth         16:41

2          Matt Homich   Ellsworth         16:54

3          Andrew Kephart         Ellsworth         17:17

4          Tim Tunney     Ellsworth         17:38

5          Perry LeBreton           Kenduskeag    18:11

6          Sarah Mulcahy            Baring Plt.       18:47

7          Eric Petley       Holden            18:50

8          Bob Ciano       Castine            18:53

9          Rob Shea         Ellsworth         19:06

10        Sam Parkinson            Cumberland    19:07

11        Josh Wheeler   Lincoln            19:11

12        Chris Holt       Ellsworth         19:13

13        Jennifer VanDongen   Bar Harbor      19:21

14        Nick Brown    Ellsworth         19:24

15        Andrew Tiemann        Ellsworth         19:45

16        Andy Pereira   Bass Harbor    20:00

17        Greg Dean       Levant 20:02

18        Ezra Dean       Orono  20:17

19        Buster Brown  Lamoine          20:21

20        Chris Jones      Bucksport        20:29

21        Tiara Tardy      Lincoln            20:34

22        David Nantles Lincoln            20:41

23        Joe Roberts     Brewer            20:50

24        James Perry     Eastbrook        20:59

25        Austin Townsend Jr.   Perry    21:07

26        Shane Martin   Orono  21:12

27        Jose Chumbe               21:19

28        Paul Mazgaj                21:21

29        Katherine Collins        Winterport       21:21

30        Stephen Whalen          Tremont           21:22

31        Derek Hawes  Ellsworth         21:28

32        Stanley Grierson         Southwest Harbor       21:32

33        Kassie Strout   Trenton            21:33

34        Jarly Bobadilla            Seal Cove        21:36

35        Shira Caitlin    Bar Harbor      21:38

36        John Peckenham         Orland 21:39

37        Matt Shea                    21:41

38        Brenda White  Lagrange         22:10

39        Chris Wentworth        Franklin           22:11

40        Michael Westphal       Cranberry Isles            22:17

41        Bob Jordan      Ellsworth         22:19

42        Laureen Libby Frankfort         22:19

43        Matthew Booth           Bangor            22:30

44        Aaron Hoovler            Bangor            22:33

45        Evan Merchant            Beals   22:37

46        Zac Gilhooley Bar Harbor      22:39

47        Christopher Heel         Mt. Desert       22:43

48        Peter Palmer    Lamoine          23:00

49        Laura Anderson          Bar Harbor      23:08

50        Devin Brann                23:13

 

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