2017 Fun Run What a beautiful evening it was for the 12th annual Liverpool Schools 5th/6th grade Fun Run at Longbranch Park!!  Near perfect running conditions, sunny and 63 degrees and our NPE boys and girls ran near perfect races themselves.!!  Their outstanding efforts combined with many personal running records, propelled our NPE runners to 2nd place team finishes in both the boys and girls divisions.  A total of 340 runners competed last night and 44 of them were from NPE.  Our girls team was led by defending champion, Nicole Taylor who finished a solid 3rd out of 189 girls with a time of 6:43, finishing close behind was 5th grader Addie Ziegler, finishing 9th overall with a personal record of 7:03.  Rounding out our top five girls are 5th graders Gianna Scivetti, 7:18, Allanah Edwards, 7:29, and Stella Moriera, 7:32.  Also finishing strong was:

Emily Refici, 7:34

Sophie Sageer, 7:46

Gianna Washington 7:47

Megan Caraher, 7:52

J-lo Osmanovic, 7:56

Samantha Newman, 8:29

Joelle Wike, 8:30

Nikki Delconte, 8:42

Julie Wood, 8:46

Addie Nicholson, 8:53

Our Boys team was also outstanding placing our top 5 runners under 7 minutes: Leading the pack and finishing a strong 4th place overall and a personal record of 6:12, was Roman Murray.  Not far behind and 7th overall with a personal record of 6:25 was Haiden Leonard, Placing 16th overall was John Tracy at 6:55, rounding out the top 5 were Tommy Clonan and Tyler Brown finishing at 6:59.  The rest of our runners finishing strong were:

Denis Kuzma, 7:06

Brady Ruediger and Colin Goodeve 7:15 apiece

Chase Refici, 7:23

Ian Sherlock, 7:25

Kaden Lai, 7:40

Isaiah Issakainen, 7:42

Ryan Refici, 7:54

Alex Hammond, 7:59

Sonny Schiano, 8:17

Congratulations goes out to all our runners who practiced to improve and showed their best efforts in the Fun Run.  A special Thank You goes out to our coaches, Mr. Caroli, Mrs. Manzo, Mrs Lafave, and Mrs Kittell for helping our runners have a chance to get better.    Another shout out to Mrs. Ziegler for inspiring and supporting our runners before the race.  Also, Thank You to all the parents and guardians who do so much to support your children.