Reilly third in wheelchair; McDonald 187th overallby Tucson Citizen on Apr. 18, 2006, under Sports
Citizen Staff Report
Shirley Reilly and Scott McDonald led a list of Tucson athletes who finished the 109th running of the Boston Marathon yesterday.
Reilly, 20, a member of the University of Arizona’s Adaptive Athletics program, placed third in the wheelchair race for the 26.2-mile distance in 1 hour, 53 minutes, 44 seconds. She was 10:58 behind winner Edith Hunkster of Sweden.
McDonald, a local runner and cyclist, finished in 2:42:43, 187th overall, 144th in his 30-34 men’s age group and 171st in the men’s division.
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