NEW LONDON — Geralson Withrow, of Mystic, was the top local finisher in the John & Jessie Kelley Ocean Beach Half Marathon on Saturday.
He placed 31st in a time of 1:26:46 on the 13.1 mile course. Erin Hub, of Westerly, was the top local female finisher placing 49th in 1:34:44.
Everett Hackett of West Hartford, Connecticut, topped the field of 615 finishers in 1:08:39. Sydney DeVore, of Grosse Pointe, Michigan, was the top female finisher placing 11th in 1:22:37.
Other local finishers in the top 300 were Steven deCastro, Pawcatuck, (46th, 1:33:42), Mae Sefransky, Mystic (70th, 1:39:20), Kevin Murphy, Pawcatuck (114th, 1:45:48), Marc Ferace, Mystic (117th, 1:46:25), Linda Cunningham, Pawcatuck (159th, 1:52:56), Heather Geyer, Stonington (177th, 1:55:42), Justin Pearce, Westerly (202nd, 1:58:12), Mac Odonio Jr, Mystic (226th, 2:00:04), Sarah Parker, North Stonington (229th, 2:00:25), Danielle Yates, Pawcatuck (242nd, 2:02:26), Erik Soderstrom, Ashaway (251st, 2:04:07), Susan Berlam, Pawcatuck (252nd, 2:03:48), Heather Alge, Hopkinton (276th, 2:06:13), Lindsey Orr, Stonington (2:08:11) and Jeff Anderson, Mystic (291st, 2:08:12).