2016 Hospital Hustle
Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 8:00 a.m.
Rochelle Township High School, 1401 Flagg Road, Rochelle
The rain held off for the 10th Annual Rochelle Community Hospital Foundation’s 5K Walk/Run, the “Hospital Hustle”, held at Rochelle Township High School this morning with 215 registered participants. All proceeds from the Hustle will go to fund an area of need in the hospital.
Overall winners were Justin Medine, age 30, with a time of 20:21 and Trese McNinch, age 34, with a time of 21:50. An awards ceremony was held immediately following the race.
This year’s event boasted nine teams. First place was awarded to Maplehurst Farms, second place to The Pension Specialists, Ltd and third place to Tony’s Trotters. Additional teams were Four Generations, First National Bank of Rochelle, Team Monfils, Road Racers, Serenity Hospice & Home and Running Doctors Orders.
Approximately 20 kids ran in the first Carington Kids Race held following the awards ceremony. All kids medaled in the race.
Sponsors of this year’s event included: OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, The Pension Specialists, Ltd.; InVironments Rochelle, Casey’s General Store, Culligan, Robert & Carol Elliott, First National Bank of Rochelle, Holcomb State Bank, Jimmy John’s, Managed Care, Nippon Sharyo Manufacturing, NITROrthopaedics, Ralphie & Lu Lu’s, Rochelle Park District, Rochelle Township High School, Rock River Valley Blood Center, Rock Valley Credit Union, First National Bank of Omaha, Technicut Custom Engraving, Unity Hospice, WRHL/The Coyote, First State Bank, Maplehurst and Rochelle News-Leader.