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BOSTON — Lance Cundy of Iowa City was the top Eastern Iowa finisher in the 2017 Boston Marathon today, finishing the 26.2-mile run in 2 hours, 51 minutes and 40 seconds.
The 26-year-old placed 674th overall, averaging 6:33 per mile.
Marion’s Tyler Husak, 30, was the third Iowa finisher, placing 962nd in a time of 2:55:42.
Jason Thomas of Urbandale was the top Iowan, finishing in 2:31:37, good for 68th overall.
Rochelle Yang of Iowa City was the top Eastern Iowa woman, finishing in 3:33:48.
Men — Lance Cundy (Iowa City), 2:51:40; Tyler Husak (Marion), 2:55:42; Kyle Polich (Coralville), 3:08:01; Jared Nelson (Iowa City), 3:11:06; Michael Keefer (Iowa City), 3:15:01; Robert Murphy (Mount Vernon), 3:18:27; Adam Kassem (Cedar Rapids), 3:19:35; David Vidal (Iowa City), 3:27:21; Jason Renk (North Liberty), 3:28:13; Tim Vipond (Cedar Rapids), 3:30:31; Christopher Malloy (Iowa City), 3:33:01; Benjamim Nigg (Vinton), 3:40:37; Mark Valliere (Cedar Rapids), 3:57:36; Gary Whittington (Iowa City), 3:59:45; Tony Steidler-Dennison (Iowa City), 4:12:51; Bradley Phillips (Decorah), 4:26:45
Women — Rochelle Yang (Iowa City), 3:33:48; Daniela Williams (North Liberty), 3:38:12; Tiffany Merrick (Coralville), 3:44:46; Emily Logan (Marion), 3:46:02; Erin Hazen (Solon), 3:49:17; Megan Andresen (Marion), 4:00:41; Nancy Yowell (Iowa City), 4:01:56; Natalie Hempy (Solon), 4:08:56; Sarah Chicchelly (Cedar Rapids), 4:13:13; Melissa Young (Coralville), 4:20:45; Cheryl Allen (Wellman), 4:31:53