OPRF freshman cross-country runner Mary Blankemeier made quite a first impression with a fifth-place finish at Saturday's Class 3A state final meet. Blankemeier (17:07) set the pace for the Huskies' 13th place showing overall.
Bob Bell, of Oak Park, ran his 75th marathon at the Madison Marathon on Sunday at the age of 75. About 20 runners from the Oak Park Runners Club ran with Bell in the race. See photos of Bell during the marathon.