January 1, 2008
By Dave Panza
Joe Brancale and Lorraine Brancale were the winners of the annual Sober Up New Year's Day Race sponsored by SIAC at Clove Lakes Park.
Joe covered the three mile course in 17:20, defeating Anthony Pitarresi (17:49) and Joe Joobs Brancale (18:12). Scott LaMorte (19:00) and Issac Rivera (19:30) placed fourth and fifth.
Lorraine won the women's race in 20:10, with Kelley Santamaria (20:29) and Robyn Hanafee (23:38) finishing second and third. Lisa Galasso (23:57) and Bethany Claps (24:55) rounded out the top five women.