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Several participate in Pregnancy Resource Walk for Life/5K run

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Posted: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 11:47 am

On October 3, the Pregnancy Resource Center of Mountain Grove held its annual Walk for Life and 5K run.  

There were 20 runners who participated in the 5K run.  In the Male 18 and under category, in 1st place was Caleb Puetz with a time of 29:16 and 2nd place went to Josiah Smith.  

In the Male 19 to 39 category, 1st place went to Adriel Landis with a time of 21:07; 2nd place, Luke Puetz and 3rd place, Justin DeVries.  

In the Male 40 and over category, 1st place went to Nathan Goad with a time of 22:12; 2nd place, Daniel Rosso and 3rd place, Randy Reed.  In the Female 18 and under category, 1st place went to Autumn Barnhart with a time of 25:09; 2nd place, Joelle Atkins and 3rd place, Cathryn Roberts.  

In the Female 19 to 39 category, Nancy Bohnenkamp came in 1st with a time of 32:27; Marlena Homer, 2nd place, and Hannah Kelly, 3rd place.  In the Female 40 and over category, Christine Puetz took 1st place with a time of 29:21 and Connie Watson came in 2nd.

Approximately 45 walkers/participants were also present at the Walk to support the work of the PRC.  A drawing was held for all participants in which items from local businesses were donated.  

The following were winners of a free game of bowling from ConnXtion Entertainment:  Tyler Brengle, Allie Brengle, Noah Wood, Luke Puetz, Teresa Stout, Carla Taylor, Cathryn Roberts, and Adriel Landis.  Abbie Brengle and Tom Ryan were the winners of a gift certificate and free mug from Holifield’s Soda Fountain.  Daniel Rosso won a gift certificate from Fatboy’s restaurant; gift certificates from Sunny Side Café went to Margaret Methe and Christine Puetz.  Kristi Ryan won a gift certificate from Your Arts Desire pottery studio, and gift certificates for a free facial from Body & Sole went to Hananeel Landis and Jennifer Brengle.  A gift certificate for three free months of classes and gym membership from TR Fitness went to Marlena Homer and Connie Watson.  Autumn Barnhart was the winner of a gift certificate from E. Marie’s.

They thanked each above-mentioned business that donated items, including Wal-Mart Supercenter, who provided a $50 gift certificate for this event, and Sonic, Countrymart and McDonald’s for providing water, donuts and free coupons to our participants.

Their top fundraisers who received Amazon gift cards and an 8” tablet for their efforts were  Alice O’Connor who raised $1,219; Abby Boatright, who raised $1,015, and Becca Coble, who raised $1,002.  They thanked all of their runners, walkers and fundraisers who brought in donations totaling just over $10,000 for the Pregnancy Resource Center.