After the work of the judges was completed, are from left: First Runner-up and going on Mile Marker 1 β (Freshman) Jessica Tyree; Second Runner-up and going on Mile Marker 2 β (Freshman) Carlie McPherson; Third Runner-up and going on Mile Marker 3 β (Sophomore) Gaven Vicino; Lauren Slocum, president of Central Rhode Island Chamber; winner, cash prize and going on the race shirts β (Senior) Hannah McGuirl and Vets High School Principal Gerald Habershaw. More information on the race can be found on www.RockyPoint5k.com.
Cartoonist Frank Galasso was among a group of judges faced with coming up with a winning design for the T-shirts to be handed out for the first Rocky Point 5K sponsored by the Central Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce on Saturday, May 4. It is a sanctioned 5K. The 25 entries in the competition to students at Warwick Veterans Memorial High School were judged Friday. The winner will receive $300 to be spent on art supplies. Runner-ups will have their designs posted on mileposts on the run.