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Coffman third

in division

at Boston

Don Coffman of Stamping Ground finished third in the mens senior division (60-69) of the Boston Marathon Monday.

Coffman finished the race, which covers 26 miles, 385 yards, in 3 hours, 3 minutes and 1 second. Ron Enos of California won the division in 2:58.42.

The overall male winner was Robert Cheruiyot of Kenya with a time of 2:07.14.

Lady Flyers

defeat WHHS

Franklin Countys girls tennis team improved to 5-0 on the season with a 5-0 victory over Western Hills Monday at WHHS.

In the junior varsity match, FCHS won 4-3.

Western Hills hosts Sayre today, and the Lady Flyers play at Anderson County Wednesday.

Varsity

Singles Jamie Harp def. Katie Howard 6-1, 1-6, 6-0; Sara Kellerman def. Sarah Roberts 6-0, 6-0; Shannon Gearhart def. Kelsey Tackett 6-1, 6-0.

Doubles Hillary Kell-Katie Moore def. Alyson Williams-Rachel Moore 6-1, 6-0; Rebecca Douglass-Tonya Graham def. Michel Johnston-Stephanie Salchli 6-0, 7-5.

Junior varsity

Singles Ashley Fletcher (WH) def. Sarah Baldwin 8-2, Sam Criswell (FC) def. Amanda Hood 8-2, Roberts (WH) def. Lesley Gormley 8-2, Claire Curran (FC) def. Hood 8-1.

Doubles Megan Watts-Kehla Baker (FC) def. Kim Krimmel-Katelynn Kenner 8-1, Kelly Rogers-Brittany Martin (FC) def. Tackett-Sonia Bustos 8-6, Krimmel-Kenner (WH) def. Tate Goins-Ashlee Whisman 9-7.

In a previously unreported match, Franklin County defeated Bryan Station 7-1 last week in Lexington.

Singles Lauren Maenza (FC) def. Yoona Jang 8-0, Claire Curran (FC) def. Arial Elias 8-4, Amber Pearce (BS) def. Kelly Rogers 8-2, Cory Hampton (FC) def. Ashley Lee 8-4, Laura Turner (FC) def. Crystal Finn 6-2, Semone Beuschlein (FC) and Elizabeth Graybill were tied at 8-8 when the match was called by the Bryan Station coach due to lack of time.

Doubles Maenza-Curran (FC) def. Pearce-Elias 4-0 (match called when opponent had to leave), Criswell-Laura Starzman (FC) def. Graybill-Candice Ford 6-1, Rebecca Franke-Lesley Gormley (FC) def. Finn-Lee 6-0.

Flyers gain

revenge

After losing to Bourbon County 5-4 earlier this season, Franklin Countys boys tennis team defeated the Colonels 4-3 Monday in Paris.

FCHS, now 5-2, plays its next match at home today against Bryan Station.

Singles Clinton Colliver (BC) def. Brian Moore 6-2, 7-5; Brad Merchant (FC) def. Austin Colliver 6-0, 6-0; Gabriel Mello (FC) def. Grant Bridges 6-0, 6-0; Evan Goddard (FC) def. Taylor Osborne 6-2, 6-3.

Doubles Joby Glass-Jett Glass (BC) def. Sam Kessler-John Meyer 6-0, 6-2; Ely Friedman-Jon Farmer (BC) def. Sammy Ault-Zack Bauer 6-2, 4-6, 7-5; David Jones-Paul Burns (FC) def. Jordan Evans-Lucas Spear 6-4, 6-0.

Exhibitions Merchant (FC) def. Joby Glass 7-6 (9-7), Mello (FC) def. A. Colliver 6-2, Casey Logsdon (FC) def. Bridges 6-4, Evans (BC) def. Chase Haddix 6-2, Bobby Pelosi (FC) def. Spear 6-0.

WHHS boys

edge Shelby

The Western Hills boys tennis team improved its record to 6-1 with a 3-2 victory over Shelby County Monday in Shelbyville.

Singles winners for WHHS were Andrew Howard (6-3, 6-3) and Tim Stark (6-2, 6-4). Doubles winners were Joe Liebman and Noel Hudson (6-2, 6-4).

The Wolverines host Gallatin County Thursday.

FAST offers

stroke clinic

The Frankfort Area Swim Team will be holding its semi-annual stroke clinic, May1-24 from 6-7 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays at the KSU Exum Center pool.

The clinic will offer beginner, intermediate, and advanced level instruction. The cost for the eight-session clinic is $70 per swimmer ($65 if registration received before May 1).

Each swimmer will receive a T-shirt at the end of the clinic signifying their participation.

For more information on how to register contact Ray Anderson at 226-6371, visit the team website http://www.fastswimteamky.org or e-mail head coach Bryan Reed at bryanreed@alltel.net.

WHHS hoops

camp June 5-9

The Western Hills girls basketball team will hold a youth basketball camp for children in grades 1-8 (as of next year) June 5-9 from 8-11:30 a.m. in the Lapsley Cardwell Gymnasium.

The cost of the camp is $60 per camper.

Each camper will receive a T-shirt, learn basic fundamentals and compete in various game situations.

Registration forms can be picked up at WHHS in the office or call (502) 352-4848. Children interested in participation can register up until the first day of the camp.

Bagdad Days 5K

set for May 13

BAGDAD The annual Bagdad Days 5K Run/walk will step off Saturday, May 13. For more information, call Phyllis Bailey at (502) 747-5256.

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