Tifton Gazette


July 5, 2014

Tifton takes Atlanta

TIFTON — The annual running of Atlanta's Peachtree Road Race had a slice of home Friday.

The city of Tifton sent a large contingent of runners to the 6.2-mile race and the unofficial results posted by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution show runners from Cook, Berrien and Worth also participating.

Among the locals, the top spot went to Samuel Greene, who was 724th overall and finished with a time of 41:19. The top female runner was Leah Ellis whose time of 50:18 was good for 4,384th.

The winner for the race, according to the AJC, was Christo Landry, who finished in 28:25.

The official site for the race said this was the 45th running of the Peachtree Road Race. The event began in 1970. Its start line was in Buckhead near Lenox Square Mall and finished at Piedmont Park.

Those listed by the AJC as finishing were:


Jessica Nash (49,620th place)


Lorraine Hines (19,453rd)


Frank Sutton (51,837th), Frank Sutton III (27,582nd), Harriette Sutton (18,946th), Kari Sutton (51,832nd), Stephanie Sutton (33,252nd)


Russell Crew (4,491st), Sue Palmer (20,569th)


Dwight Brown (42,139th), Sharon Brown (42,125th), Jennifer Davies (45,469th), Patrick Davies (44,433rd), Shannon Dorman (7,298th), Stephanie Dorman (22,519th), John Ellis (8,281st), Leah Ellis (4,384th), Lindsey Ellis (16,975th), Kathryn Enslow (47,331st), Bonnie Evans (5,677th), Greg Fowler (29,774th), Ashlee Golden (7,003rd), Emily Golden (6,607th), Kelly Golden (11,846th), Richard Golden (2,711st), John Greene (4,624th), Samuel Greene (724th), Gunawati Gunawan (17,403rd), Jean Guzman (19,591st), Catherine Kemeness (27,387th), Dillon Kemeness (6,960th), Lori Kemeness (27,414th), Paula Kemeness (7,006th), Billy King (33,520st), Savannah King (33,473rd), Wayne Kountis (33,689th), Aimee Lang (27,101st), Ernest Lang (6,049th), John Lindsey (2,722nd), Andrea Martin (25,385th), Christopher Martin (7,379th), Heather Mayfield (9,663rd), Layne Mayne (36,039th), Jody Moore (7,499th), Darian Peavy (20,641st), Melanie Peavy (23,482nd), Mark Pro (50,203rd), Marsha Pro (50,187th), Gina Purvis (9,431st), Michael Smith (46,018th), Sue Turnquist (20,472nd), David Vann (2,238th), Andrew Zellner (14,825th).


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