Fallen Runners Honored at Traveler 5.5K

Two fallen runners were honored at Saturday’s Travelers 5.5K Run/Walk. Jody and Andy Fritz were among 12 people killed in a tourist bus crash in Mexico last December. Andy. Mason County Commissioner Kevin Shutty helped the organizers of the Traveler, Kerry London Myers and Jeff Nunnemaker, recognize Jody and Andy.

Kerry and Jeff told MasonWebTV Powered by HCC that the 3rd annual Traveler 5.5K turned out great.

To top things off, the Traveler himself made an appearance.

This year’s top male runner was Shawn Burkhart who ran the 3.4 mile race around the Alderbrook community in 23 minutes, 5 seconds. The top female runner was Stefanie Slakey with a time of 27 minutes, 21 seconds.