Friday, 04 June 2010 00:00
Congratulations to veteran Massapequa runners Glenn Morse and Marty Schimmele, each of whom won trophies in the second annual Rocky’s Rockin’ 5 Kilometer Run, hosted by the Unqua PTA at the Unqua Elementary School on Unqua Road on May 23.
The 49-year-old Schimmele was the 11th finisher overall, and took third place honors in the 40-49 age group with a time of 21 minutes, 56 seconds. The 61-year-old Morse earned the first place award in the 60-69 age group, scoring in 13th place overall in 22:26.
Both Schimmele and Morse are members of the Greater Long Island Running Club.
“My congratulations to both Marty and Glenn for their performances,” said Greater Long Island Running Club President Mike Polansky, who also participated in the Run, “but the biggest congratulations of all go to Mrs. Bastian and her dedicated and enthusiastic committee from the Unqua PTA, for staging an outstanding event that was a credit to the Massapequa community.”