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Schouw wins road race

AVON, May 17 – Avon’s Peter Schouw pulled away from John Drago in the final mile to win the fifth annual Avon Road Race Sunday. Schouw ran the 3.1 mile course in 16:52, beating the defending champion Drago by nine seconds. Canton’s Mary Lynn Currier was the first woman in the field, finishing fifth overall in 18:48. Two hundred and eighty runners finished the race.

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Gerry deSimas, Jr., is the editor and founder of The Collinsville Press. He is an award-winning writer and has been covering sports in Connecticut and New England for more than 30 years. He was inducted into the New England High School Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2018.

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