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Erichsen wins 2013 Fargo Marathon

Published 9:36am Monday, May 20, 2013

FARGO, N.D. — With more than 1,600 runners, the 2013 Fargo Marathon saw participants run through the busy North Dakota city, finishing at the Fargo Dome Saturday.

27-year-old Chris Erichsen of Minneapolis won the marathon, posting a 2:20:42 time. James Kirwa (2:21:32) finished in second and Wojciech Kopec (2:34:17) of Searcy, AK took third.

Nick Mariotti of Fergus Falls had one of the top times for area runners, finishing 321st with a time of 3:46:23.

Nicole Porath of Northfield was the top female finisher in the marathon with a time of 2:50:55.

In the half marathon, Erik Loeffler of Fargo, formerly of Fergus Falls, captured first with a time of 1:07:11. Loeffler was followed by Kelly Fermoyle (1:08:05) of Minneapolis and Superior, WI’s John Heitzman (1:09:30) took third.

Hanna Grinaker of Fargo was the top female finisher in the half marathon as she ended her run in 14th place overall with a time of 1:18:34.

 

Full marathon results: Nick Mariotti, 34, Fergus Falls, 3:46:23; Carla Johnson-Rownd, 42, Fergus Falls, 4:27:13; Matthew Laugen, 19, Fergus Falls, 4:30:45; Wade Swenson, 40, Fergus Falls, 4:31:30; Jeff Strande, 33, Fergus Falls, 4:50:36; Joseph Mahunik, 36, Fergus Falls, 5:08.44; Joshua Tysver, 34, Battle Lake, 4:31:30; Amanda Wach, 41, Dalton, 4:26.21; Jenna Bakken, 21, Pelican Rapids, 4:46:52; Kay Morris, 35, Perham, 4:13:06; Jayne Woodard, 29, Perham, 4:19:20; Laura Nyhus, 33, Perham, 4:19:46; Robin Johnson, 30, Brandon, 4:47:56.

 

Half marathon results: Erik Loeffler,, 36, Fargo, 1:07:11, Jacob Gustafson, 28, Fergus Falls, 1:38:43; Kelsey Felstul, 30, Fergus Falls, 1:41:49; Wesley Borowski, 49, Fergus Falls, 1:42:46; Steven Swanson, 56, Fergus Falls, 1:44:52; Heidi Retzlaff, 30, Fergus Falls, 1:45:13; Jo Fritz, 28, Fergus Falls, 1:46:06; Joshua Nelson, 37, Fergus Falls, 1:46:42, Michael Breen, 46, Fergus Falls, 1:46:58; Karoline Gustafson, 28, Fergus Falls, 1:47:27; Josh Fritz, 27, Fergus Falls, 1:47:59; Susie Kitzman, 20, Fergus Falls, 1:48:48; Tim Rogness, 52, Fergus Falls, 1:49:17; Lee Danielson, 49, Fergus Falls, 1:49:18; Robert Olson, 27, Fergus Falls, 1:49:24; Keven Crabtree, 61, Fergus Falls, 1:49:33; Leon Anderson, 58, Fergus Falls, 1:51:31; Mark Kitzman, 56, Fergus Falls, 1:52:07; Bruce Money, 56, Fergus Falls, 1:52:16; Jill Nelson, 35, Fergus Falls, 1:52:54; Kathryn Crabtree, 24, Fergus Falls, 1:53:17; Evan Newman, 38, Fergus Falls, 1:53:22; Nicole Hansen, 41, Fergus Falls, 1:54:04; Robert Ronning, 50, Fergus Falls, 1:55:43; Stephanie Olson, 38, Fergus Falls, 2:06:15; Ken Heidorn, 50, Fergus Falls, 2:07:12; Nick Kraft, 35, Fergus Falls, 2:07:18; Brenda Lindgren, 39, Fergus Falls, 2:10:40; Steve Schwantz, 60, Fergus Falls, 2:12:23; Tj Newkirk, 42, Fergus Falls, 2:19:08; Tim Olson, 36, Fergus Falls, 2:22:53; Stacy Olson, 36, Fergus Falls, 2:22:53; Dacia Walkup, 22, Fergus Falls, 2:22:54; Todd McGovern, 52, Fergus Falls, 2:25:39; Guy Olson, 57, Fergus Falls, 2:25:39; Melissa Rosentreter, 34, Fergus Falls, 2:27:52; Michelle Newman, 37, Fergus Falls, 2:28:32; Paul Shol, 26, Fergus Falls, 2:30:11; Paul Vukonich, 28, Fergus Falls, 2:31:55; Thea Fransen, 36, Fergus Falls, 2:32:19; Jill Fjestad, 30, Fergus Falls, 2:34:57; Megan Lisburg, 26, Fergus Falls, 2:35:58; Courtney Draxten, 30, Fergus Falls, 2:40:12; Lucas Draxten, 30, Fergus Falls, 2:40:12; Wendy Leidal, 48, Fergus Falls, 3:07:23; Heather Jacobson, 34, Battle Lake, 1:50:19; Patty Johnson, 38, Battle Lake, 1:52:42; Jennifer Roisum, 32, Battle Lake, 1:53:29; Sue Tysdal, 37, Battle Lake, 1:56:02; Ashley Chartier, 28, Battle Lake, 2:06:20; Andrew Oliver, 26, Pelican Rapids, 1:57:33; Stacy Carlson, 40, Pelican Rapids, 1:59:37; Heidi Isaman, 36, Pelican Rapids, 2:01:58;

Grace Oliver, 21, Pelican Rapids, 2:03:20; Rich Ness, 56, Pelican Rapids, 2:03:27; Carrie Jaenicke, 31, Pelican Rapids, 2:04:11; Kari Grefsrud, 35, Pelican Rapids, 2:14:13; Diane Erickson, 50, Pelican Rapids, 2:49:49; Mandy Tollerud, 32, Pelican Rapids, 2:53:03; Kristine Bugbee, 33, Underwood, 2:29:10; Heather Dirkman, 34, Underwood, 2:34:37; Rose Fitzsimmons, 49, Ashby, 1:34:08; Scott Kamrath, 39, Ashby, 1:36:32 Angie Kamrath, 37, Ashby, 1:41:14; Danza Johnsrud, 46, Ashby, 2:10:48; Troy Johnsrud, 43, Ashby, 2:32:53; Elizabeth Klintworth, 47, Henning, 1:44:03; Mark Ellenson, 51, Henning, 2:07:47; Mary Ellenson, 47, Henning, 2:07:47; Mattie Ellenson, 22, Henning, 2:07:48; Trista Morstad, 41,Henning, 2:31:31; Jessica Dorn, 29, Vining, 2:58:53; Thomas Stolee , 26, Perham, 1:15:22; Derek Dahms, 29, Perham, 1:32:30; Brent Hanson, 31, Perham, 1:40:22; Staci Malikowski, 41, Perham, 1:45:30; Amanda Dahms, 26, Perham, 1:45:30; Dan Buchin, 55, Perham, 1:49:13; Peter Anderson, 26, Perham, 1:50:02; Mindy Anderson, 26, Perham, 1:50:03; Bill Ecker, 65, Perham, 1:51:23; Alissa Lepp, 27, Perham, 2:03:22; Sara Hanson, 33, Perham, 2:04:24; Kurt Rudolph, 27, Perham, 2:06:07; Deanna Kovash, 39, Perham, 2:06:12; Gwen Horter, 42, Perham, 2:08:21; Erin Anderson,41, Perham, 2:15:42; Laura Brown, 23, Perham, 2:16:04; Courtney Rooney, 38, Perham, 2:16:30; Adam Johnson, 27, Elbow Lake, 1:48:37; Christina Lindquist, 36, Elbow Lake, 2:12:47, Chris Van Kempen, 42, Elbow Lake, 2:15:19; Katie Poyzer, 20, Elbow Lake 2:53:33; Kim Froemming, 48, Barrett, 2:15:08; Jen Froemming, 19, Barrett, 2:25:28; Julie Fletcher, 45, Ottertail, 1:59:42; Candy Lachowitzer, 45, Ottertail, 2:23:58; Travis Strehlow, 23, Dent, 1:35:33; Kyle Bernier, 20, Dent, 1:36:03; Mitchell Bernier, 20, Dent, 1:46:45; Tim Birkeland, 45, Dent, 1:49:39; Greg Ressler, 49, Dent, 2:00:58; Mike Booth, 37, Dent, 2:09:43; Jessica O’Boyle, 35, Dent, 2:13:14; Jerry Welle, 67, Brandon, 3:06:50; Michelle Frost, 39, New York Mills, 1:58:01; Jacquelyn Marquardt, 24, Rothsay, 1:54:59; Chris Buckingham, 36, Rothsay, 2:29:06; Kristi Cary, 33, Rothsay, 3:38:17; Karen Phillips, 34, Rothsay, 3:38:17.

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