Jasmer, Kaseman capture 5K titles
Nick Jasmer and Jess Kaseman won the men's and women's titles at Saturday's 2nd annual Lakes to Pines 5K Fun Run.
Jasmer crossed the finish line at the Park Rapids Area High School track with a winning time of 21:32.38 to top the 40-runner field. Kaseman had the fastest time for the women with a 26:37.43.
Rounding out the top-five runners for the men were Dan Pike (21:43.34), Brian Hobson (22:23.05), Mike Kaufenberg (24:15.42) and Ed Waggoner (24:25.87).
Following Kaseman for the women were Aysen Wothe (27:01.73), Jodi Erickson (27:42.87), Sharon Huffman (28:46.40) and Nicole Fechtelkoffer (28:46.74).
The race is a fundraiser for the Park Rapids boys and girls swimming program.