Archive for Tuesday, April 20, 2004

Locals complete Boston Marathon

April 20, 2004


Six Lawrence residents were among more than 20,000 runners who completed the Boston Marathon on Monday.

The top local male finisher was Kansas University student Leo Hansen, who finished in a time of 3:13:07. Hansen, 23, was 764th overall and 514th in his division, which included 4,811 men ages 18-39.

Jennifer West was the top local female finisher. She crossed the finish line in 3:28:00, good for 2,125th overall and 191st among women. West, 28, was 145th in her age division, which included 4,585 women ages 18-39.

Other local runners were:

  • Tim Lang, 24, finished in 3:17:13. He was 1,000th overall and 659th in his age division.
  • Erin Leary, 21, finished in 4:01:17. She was 7,529th overall and 1,473rd in her age division.
  • Renee Stains, 30, finished in 3:40:23. She was 3,442nd overall and 348th in her age division.
  • Glen Stansberry, 21, finished in 3:44:38. He was 3,680th overall and 1,790th in his age division.

Two other Lawrence residents, Jenny Kreidler and Greg McMillan, entered the run, but their results were not listed.

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