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St. James School 5K

November 12, 2022

The 2022 5k is November 12, 2022

at 9:30 AM

The 2022 St. James 5K – The Huskies Hustle!

Hosted by our YoPros (Young Professionals Committee), the annual Huskies Hustle 5K event has become a community favorite — growing each year and bringing together our students, staff, family members, neighbors, faith community partners, sponsors, volunteers, and friends in a morning celebrating all things St. James.

The neighborhood was filled with an exciting energy on November 12th, as those gearing up for the 5k mingled with patrons at our weekly Welcome Table Farmer’s Market. St. James cheerleaders were a wonderful addition to the 5K this year. You could hear them from blocks away cheering, “Keep the pace, win the race!” They did not stop until the last walker finished the course at Laurel Hill Cemetery.

“That course was hard but finishing with the excitement from the cheerleaders made it worth it!” said one runner at the after party hosted by the YoPros. The after party featured three vendors, all from our school community, including the Alumni Woodshop Program, led by volunteer Len Haley. Selling their handmade products were Max and Zyree (both Class of 2020) and Mercedez (Class of 2021).

Awards were given to our top finishers 1: Greg Stewart, 2: Nikhil Fernandes, 3: Kellie Hamrick. The largest teams were: Tailored Training, St. Asaph’s Welsh Rarebits, Team Carroll — Todd, and Trinity Church Gulph Mills. A few other faith communities participated, too: St. Mary’s Ardmore, St. George’s, St. Martin’s, Radnor, and Christ Church, Ithan.

 

SPONSOR THE RACE
to show your support for the community!

 Get noticed by up to 250 runners on race day and countless others leading up to the event.

All proceeds from the 5K support scholarships for students to attend St. James School!

Questions? Email Maggie Sanborn or call 215-226-1276 ext 106

SPONSOR A STUDENT RUNNER

 Pay for a student runner or their family’s registration fee.

 2022 St. James 5K Committee:

  • Young Friends of St. James School
  • Adriana Gonzalez
  • Nick Gurol
  • Mandisa John
  • Claire Mao
  • Sarah McKay
  • Joseph Pecora
  • Brandon Patrick Ryan
  • Maggie Sanborn
  • Megan Young

Past 5K News and Photos

St. James School 2021 News and Results

Our first finisher over 18 was Alison Lockwood with a time of 21:16 and one of our top finishers under 18 was Andrew (Class of 2023), who was the first place winner in his age group in the 2019 5K. Our largest team award went to Tailored Training Narberth, with 16 registered runners. Most notably, our fastest pet award was won by the very vocal bloodhound Perty, who crossed the finish line with Father Andrew Kellner.

Photos from 2019 5K

Details

Date:
November 12, 2022
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Venue

Laurel Hill Cemetery
3822 Ridge Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19132 United States