January 1, 2009
By Dave Panza
Joseph Brancale and Lorraine Brancale were the winners of the annual SIAC Sober Up 3-mile Run at Clove Lakes Park. Joseph was the overall winner of the race in 16:45, with cousin Joseph Joobs Brancale second in 18:14. Shady Fahmy (18:39), Scott LaMorte (19:17) and Rich Howe (19:34) rounded out the top five finishers.
Lorraine won the women's race in 20:45, with Marybeth Gallagher second in 22:25. Nancy Wagner-Wetzel (27:33), Gabriella Annetta (27:37) and Amy Eshleman (27:39) were third through fifth for the women.