Andy Sovonick (18th, 33:45) passed the first mile in the first Veterans Day 10k that wasn't a disaster for him.
Sam Luff (3rd, 31:00) and Ryan Witters (4th, 31;17) came through three miles just under 15 minutes.
Ryan Hanson (6th, 31:55) and Wilson Komen (7th, 32:12) stalk GRC defector Chris Sloane at three miles.
Paul Guevara (15th, 33:00) got back on the roads after cooling his heels in Texas and Alabama following last month's Twin Cities Marathon.
Anna "Usain" Holt-Gosselin led the GRC women in 3rd place in 35:39.
Jerry Greenlaw (14th, 32:58) loops around in the fourth mile.
Dickson Mercer (10th, 32:19) and Dave Wertz (11th, 32:38) planned to run together and that ended up being a good idea.
Dizzy Jimmy Daly (22nd, 34:48) raced with the team for the first time in eons, following a long layoff thanks to vertigo. YEAH YEAH YEAH YEAH
Maura Carroll continued an excellent fall racing season with a 6th place finish in 37:05.Susan Hendrick ran 37:34 for 9th place,then forgot to put her ticket in the raffle basket to try to win a free vacation.
The trophy for the Veterans Day10k team competition will rest in the GRC case at Hank Dietle's.
Ryan's eating cookies in this photograph.