200 compete in Blueberry Run

first_imgMACHIAS — Almost 200 runners competed in The Next Step Domestic Violence Project’s 40th annual Blueberry Run on Saturday.Julia Flower of New York finished the 5-mile course first overall with a time of 29 minutes and 49 seconds. Jeremy Lisee of Milbridge was the first male finisher in 30:32.Tyler Demarest, 12, of Marshfield finished the one-mile race first of almost 100 runners in 7:01. Ani Roberts, 9, was the first female finisher in 7:51.All proceeds from the race went to supporting Next Step, its mission and the services offered to victims and survivors of abuse. Those services include a 24/7 hotline, emergency shelter, transitional housing, legal assistance, support groups, community presentations and awareness education.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textClick here for more 5-mile race results.Click here for more 1-mile results.last_img