Vermillionites triumphant in triathlon

Vermillionites triumphant in triathlon

Local athletes dominated the Lake Kampeska Triathlon held in Watertown on July 7. Justin Manning took first place overall among 71 participants in the swim (400 yards), bike (14.5 miles) and run (3.1 miles) event with a total time of 1:03:58. Second place was captured by Matt Maxon of Vermillion (1:04:31) and third place was nabbed by Justin's brother, A.J. Manning (1:06:08), giving Vermillion a clean sweep of the top three spots in the individual triathlon.

The team of Tom Dendinger, Emily Renner and Craig Thompson took first place in the team event out of six teams in a time of 1:16:57.







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