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Part of the record field of over 200 runners sets off from the Flags of Honor and head along the bike path to Robbins Island on Saturday during the 11th annual Law Day/Memorial Day 5k at Willmar. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton

Field keeps on growing; Regnier, Martinez take individual honors

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WILLMAR - The 5k run starting at the Flags of Honor and ending at Virgil Olson Beach keeps growing.

Saturday's race posted 212 finishers, up 16 from than last year's 10th Annual Memorial/Law Day 5k when a record 196 competitors ran. The first race in 2000 drew 42 finishers.

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Andy Regnier of Redwood Falls was the overall winner while Jessica Martinez of Willmar was the first female to the finish line at Robbins Island on a breezy, cloudless 70-degree morning.

Regnier went out fast and never trailed, showing a winning time of 17:40. Mike Heinen of Willmar was second in 17:57, Central Minnesota Christian School senior Logan Erickson was third (he was second last year) and Aaron Madsen of Willmar fourth.

Regnier, who ran the Fargo half-marathon a week before, is a 29-year-old middle-school special education teacher at Redwood Valley, his alma mater, where he a Cardinals distance coach.

Martinez raced almost a year to the day after giving birth to her first child. She last was in the winner's circle in September 2008 when she won the Pat Boros Trail Run. She took the 2009 Glacial Lakes running series off after she and her husband, Jamie, who finished 18th this year, celebrated the arrival of Gabrielle on May 27.

Kristine Duininck of Spicer was the second woman, 35 seconds back of Martinez, who finished in 22:29 or 37th overall. Chloe Quinn of Willmar was third and Mim Wendlandt of Litchfield fourth.

The field ranged in age from six-year-old Jonas Anez of Willmar (107th place) to 71-year-old Sherwood Sagedahl of Fairmont (39th). The event is hosted by the YMCA and Glacial Lakes Running Series.

Male Results

(Place, name, age, city, time)

1. Andy Regnier, 29, Redwood Falls 17:40

2. Mike Heinen, 26, Willmar 17:57

3. Logan Erickson, 18, Raymond 18:28

4. Aaron Madsen, 30, Willmar 18:31

5. Micah Driscoll, 37, Kerkhoven 18:40

6. Kyler Vossen, 17, Willmar 18:48

7. Todd Johnson, 17, Alexandria 18:55

8. Jamie Haugen, 39, Olivia 19:05

9. Marty Janning, 45, Willmar 19:10

10. Tyler Johnson, 17, Alexandria 19:11

11. Conrad Bostron, 50, Spicer 19:13

12. Sam Anez, 14, Willmar 19:19

13. Ben Burgett, 13, Spicer 19:26

14. Jay Halliday, 24, Willmar 19:56

15. Eric Lewis, 46, Spicer 20:04

16. Hunter Peterson, 14, Waite Park 20:08

17. Mike Freitag, 35, Morgan 20:18

18. Jamie Martinez, 28, Willmar 20:19

19. Jon Svobodny, 30, Duluth 20:20

20. Dave Richter, 30, Willmar 20:28

21. Mike Bratsch, 48, Danube 20:35

22. Kevin O'Donnell, 42, Palatine, Ill. 20:38

23. Mark Kraemer, 15, Blomkest 20:41

24. Aaron Hoffmann, 25, Atwater 21:03

25. Allen Saunders, 54, Benson 21:18

26. John Vornholt, 43, New London 21:28

27. Travis Deegan, 13, Spicer 21:33

28. Gary Keller, 55, Waite Park 21:33

29. Grant Decathelineau, 15, Spicer 21:45

30. Paul Oswood, 41, Willmar 21:58

31. Jack Erickson, 12, Willmar 22:07

32. Larry Mehr, 44, Willmar 22:08

33. Matt Lind, 24, Atwater 22:09

34. David Paulsen, 37, Willmar 22:15

35. Brad Triplett, 28, New London 22:25

36. Jesse Mages, 30, Willmar 22:28

37. Micah Larson, 18, Atwater 22:50

38. Sherwood Sagedahl, 71, Fairmont 23:02

39. Wayne Dahlen, 52, Spicer 23:18

40. Bryce Wendlandt, 39, Litchfield 23:31

41. Brian Loxtercamp, 40, St. Cloud 23:35

42. Tim Johnson, 25, Brooklyn Park 23:39

43. Joshua Starr, 11, Willmar 23:42

44. David Johnson, 32, Pennock 23:43

45. Ryan Miller, 22, Kerkhoven 23:49

46. Ray Cyr, 66, Willmar 23:51

47. Mark Bredehoeft, 48, Willmar 24:01

48. Ian Thompson, 12, Willmar 24:11

49. Steve Dols, 44, Kerkhoven 24:22

50. Jamie Wendlandt, 27, Paynesville 24:24

51. John O'Neill, 58, Bird Island 24:44

52. Chad Minnich, 32, Stewartville 24:46

53. Forrest Peterson, 61, Willmar 24:46

54. Clint Nichols, 37, Willmar 24:51

55. Ali Zare, 53, New London 24:55

56. Isaak Estrada, 14, Willmar 24:56

57. Cody Erickson, 21, Raymond 24:59

58. Troy Miller, 40, Willmar 25:00

59. Harley Anez, 9, Willmar 25:02

60. Jim Radermacher, 39, Willmar 25:06

61. Dan Hubbard, 43, Spicer 25:25

62. Dan Jacobs, 30, New London 25:29

63. Darin Ditterich, 24, Willmar 25:40

64. Larry Brown, 45, Willmar 25:50

65. Bryce Erickson, 10, Willmar 25:51

66. Bill Madsen, 36, New London 26:31

67. Justin Pierskalla, 19, Willlmar 26:36

68. Gary Geer, 43, Brooten 26:44

69. Jeffrey Tjaden, 41, Sunburg 26:49

70. Tom Ost, 50, Willmar 26:59

71. David Doering, 33, Willmar 27:02

72. Leon Lentz, 67, Willmar 27:12

73. Breck Erickson, 12, Willmar 27:26

74. Donald Jurek, 10, Willmar 27:36

75. John Rensberger, 20, Monticello 27:43

76. Sean Stafford, 30, Grove City 27:48

77. Cory Drummond, 33, Benson 27:49

78. Dave Cors, 54, New London 28:05

79. Jonas Anez, 6, Willmar 28:10

80. Dakota Tjaden, 12, Sunburg 28:16

81. Jeff Heerdt, 54, Hector 28:16

82. David Hannig, 63, Kerkhoven 28:23

83. Scott Newberg, 32, Willmar 28:26

84. George Berg, 66, Willmar 28:47

85. Brad Erickson, 35, Willmar 29:12

86. Luther Opjorden, 65, Milan 29:13

87. Ryan Grothem, 24, Willmar 29:14

88. Sam Burgett, 8, Spicer 29:14

89. Mike Burgett, 36, Spicer 29:16

90. Darren Evink, 39, Alexandria 29:57

91. Bruce Ruhe, 55, Buffalo 29:58

92. John Molacek, 45, Willmar 30:39

93. William Madsen, 10, New London 30:51

94. Jacob Starr, 8, Willmar 31:18

95. Mark Starr, 39, Willmar 31:18

96. Andrew Bjur, 35, Willmar 31:18

97. Jason Schwab, 39, Willmar 31:45

98. Perry Wieland, 53, Willmar 31:48

99. Scott Gibson, 56, Paynesville 31:52

100. William Jagow, 40, Willmar 31:54

101. Bill Otis, 53, New Ulm 31:56

102. John Allinder, 45, Spicer 32:26

103. Bruce Gomm, 42, New London 33:03

104. Josh Erickson, 23, Willmar 33:46

105. Paul Jurek, 40, Willmar 34:15

106. Matthew Williams, 33, Willmar 37:11

107. Jamie Berskow, 34, Willmar 42:21

Female Results

(Place, name, age, city, time)

1. Jessica Martinez, 28, Willmar 22:29

2. Kristine Duininck, 36, Spicer 23:04

3. Chloe Quinn, 34, Willmar 23:30

4. Mim Wendlandt, 39, Litchfield 23:32

5. Jen Rauk, 36, Northfield 23:47

6. Angie Richter, 25, Willmar 24:02

7. Dawn Lagergren, 39, Litchfield 24:30

8. Sarah Jagow, 38, Willmar 24:56

9. Alisa Johnson, 31, Pennock 24:57

10. Heidi Ahmann, 47, Willmar 25:00

11. Stephanie Volk, 37, Willmar 25:12

12. Whitney Damhof, 20, Willmar 25:34

13. Chloe Donoho, 17, Willmar 25:47

14. Abby Bratsch, 16, Danube 25:58

15. Tracy Knudsen, 31, New London 26:04

16. Cathy Ruschmeier, 37, New Germany 26:14

17. Miranda Wendlandt, 25, Paynesville 26:28

18. Katelyn Mehr, 17, Willmar 26:30

19. Savannah Anez, 11, Willmar 26:53

20. Heather Thissen, 29, Willmar 27:04

21. April King, 38, Willmar 27:09

22. Carmen Clementson, 54, Willmar 27:27

23. Mardi Eckhoff, 54, Willmar 27:28

24. Sara Brink, 32, Marshall 27:36

25. Liz Dayton, 37, Eden Prairie 27:40

26. Morgan Geer, 16, Brooten 27:44

27. Julie Meyer, 40, Watkins 27:52

28. Sarah Wennerberg, 33, Kerkhoven 28:20

29. Kristal Bjorngjeld, 36, Hutchinson 28:31

30. Kristin Pearson, 26, Litchfield 28:44

31. Jill Howard, 34, Renville 28:46

32. Anna Lind, 26, Atwater 29:12

33. Marin Fischer, 13, Willmar 29:13

34. Tess Evink, 35, Alexandria 29:13

35. Jami Buntjer, 23, Pennock 29:18

36. Alana Ziehl, 35, New London 29:20

37. Julie Osterfeld, 42, Bird Island 29:21

38. Sarah Koch, 23, New London 29:34

39. Amber Erickson, 29, Willmar 29:34

40. Nikki Neisen, 16, Bird Island 29:42

41. Kristen Woelfel, 34, Belgrade 29:48

42. Deborah Meester, 33, Little Falls 30:01

43. Chris Rieckman, 49, Willmar 30:08

44. Tammy Berg, 40, Fairfax 30:09

45. Carol Wood, 60, Willmar 30:11

46. Becky Hedblom, 30, Richfield 30:21

47. Vanda Heuring, 31, New London 30:28

48. Jackie Erickson, 42, Kandiyohi 30:34

49. Mary Otis, 23, West Fargo, N.D. 30:39

50. Julie Molacek, 42, Willmar 30:42

51. Janis Shea, 53, Atwater 30:52

52. Brenda Deegan, 42, Spicer 30:57

53. Shawna Cruikshank, 36, Pine River 30:57

54. Sara Minnich, 33, Stewartville 31:07

55. Emily Goodsen, 35, Atwater 31:12

56. Jacki Imdieke, 20, New London 31:14

57. Angie Larson, 34, New London 31:30

58. Paula Emberland, 43, Willmar 31:37

59. Kelly Zuidema, 27, Willmar 31:42

60. Lourdez Schwab, 32, Willmar 31:44

61. Kristen Lewis, 15, Spicer 31:47

62. Jenna Jagow, 12, Willmar 31:53

63. Lori Otis, 49, New Ulm 31:55

64. Alyssa Lundgren, 23, Belgrade 32:00

65. Ramona Berg, 63, Willmar 32:13

66. Lena Hanson, 32, Willmar 32:18

67. Emilee Allinder, 22, Spicer 32:25

68. Nancy Allinder, 45, Spicer 32:26

69. Heidi Grothem, 29, Willmar 32:30

70. Jennifer Schmidt, 35, Granite Falls 32:32

71. Lisa Poverud, 28, Willmar 32:54

72. Amy Evink, 34, Willmar 33:02

73. Lori Tjaden, 42, Sunburg 33:03

74. Jessica Platisha, 27, Montrose 33:18

75. Patia Jensen, 31, Glenwood 33:22

76. Dawn Frericks, 46, Grove City 33:28

77. Danielle Frericks, 26, Atwater 33:29

78. Kristal Lacterschla, 22, Belgrade 33:47

79. Christine Kruger, 58, Willmar 33:48

80. Kori Forsell, 11, Raymond 34:23

81. Serenity Driscoll, 11, Kerkhoven 34:24

82. Solveig Newberg, 30, Willmar 34:39

83. Nicole Mages, 28, Willmar 34:40

84. Shari Bjerke, 40, New London 34:41

85. Tiffany Jensen, 32, Renvill 34:53

86. Staci Theisen, 38, Annandale 35:03

87. Kimberly Hanson Lin, 37, New London 35:07

88. Bridget Joos, 34, Hancock 35:23

89. Brittney Anderson, 30, Shakopee 35:37

90. Wendy Fehl, 35, Willmar 36:08

91. Jen Slinden, 37, New London 36:24

92. Vickie Cyr, 61, Willmar 36:47

93. Meghan Neumann, 25, Spicer 36:48

94. Tiffany Johnson, 27, Willmar 36:49

95. Renee Rue, 47, Murdock 36:56

96. Beth Orlowski, 41, Willmar 37:07

97. Holli Rath, 30, Willmar 37:13

98. Sheila Rossell, 58, Atwater 38:29

99. Alexandra Freiberg, 12, Willmar 38:35

100. Jodi Marcus, 50, unknown 38:42

101. Jennifer U'Ren, 33, Willmar 39:24

102. Gloria Larson, 57, Willmar 40:55

103. Amy Berskow, 35, Willmar 42:20

104. Shana Williams, 31, Willmar 46:24

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