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Over 4,300 runners help raise more than $180,000 at 12th annual Redlegs Run

Over 4,300 runners and walkers turned out this morning for the 12th annual Redlegs Run at Great American Ball Park, which generated more than $180,000 for the Reds Community Fund.

• The overall top 5K male finisher was Derrick Butler of Ashtabula with a time of 16:03           

• The overall top 5K female finisher was Olivia Connaughton of Cincinnati with a time of 18:31

• The overall top 10K male finisher was Kevin Herd of Maineville with a time of 34:00    

• The overall top 10K female finisher was Kerry Lee of Cincinnati with a time of 38:39

All four of the top finishers have been invited to throw out ceremonial pitches prior to the Tuesday, June 4 Reds vs. Rockies game at Great American Ball Park.

Complete race results will be posted at

Race photos can be found at

All proceeds from the race directly benefit the Reds Community Fund and its youth baseball and softball initiatives. Current activities include:

• The P&G Cincinnati Urban Youth Academy which begins construction in Roselawn in July

• The P&G/Reds Community Makeover which will take place in Avondale in August

• The Reds Rookie Success League which begins its eleventh season of free, character-based programming on June 10th in Cincinnati, Butler County, Clermont County, Louisville and Dayton.

Race partners include: Fleet Feet Sports, Coldwell Banker West Shell, Cintas, UnitedHealthcare, Trophy Awards, 9 on Your Side, 700WLW, LaRosa's, United Dairy Farmers; Coca-Cola, Queen City Sausage, Kroger Co., Nike; Central Parking System; Castellini Group of Companies and the Flying Pig Marathon.

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