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Laughlin kids run in honor of Armed Forces Day

LAUGHLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- Laughlin children take off running on the track here as part of the Annual Armed Forces Kids Run May 16. Children ages 5-years-old and up and their parents were invited to run different distances on the track or around the base as part of Armed Forces Day. Armed forces Day was established in 1949 as a way for citizens to join together as thank our military members for their service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Sara Csurilla)

LAUGHLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- Laughlin children take off running on the track here as part of the Annual Armed Forces Kids Run May 16. Children ages 5-years-old and up and their parents were invited to run different distances on the track or around the base as part of Armed Forces Day. Armed forces Day was established in 1949 as a way for citizens to join together as thank our military members for their service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Sara Csurilla)

LAUGHLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- Laughlin children take off running on the track here as part of the Annual Armed Forces Kids Run May 16. Children ages 5-years-old and up and their parents were invited to run different distances on the track or around the base as part of Armed Forces Day. Armed forces Day was established in 1949 as a way for citizens to join together as thank our military members for their service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Sara Csurilla)

LAUGHLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- Laughlin children take off running on the track here as part of the Annual Armed Forces Kids Run May 16. Children ages 5-years-old and up and their parents were invited to run different distances on the track or around the base as part of Armed Forces Day. Armed forces Day was established in 1949 as a way for citizens to join together as thank our military members for their service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Sara Csurilla)

LAUGHLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- Hundreds of Laughlin children and their parents participated in the Annual Armed Forces Kid's Run here May 16.

Children 9-years-old and younger ran around the track located across the street from the Losano Fitness Center, but did not compete for first, second and third place.

Children 9-years-old and up ran either a 2-kilometer run or a 5-kilometer run. The top three in each group were as follows.

2K Females
First place - Isabelle Shandersky, 17 minutes, 19 seconds
Second place - Emily Cinnamon, 17:32
Third place - Sarah Board, 21:28

2K Males
First place - Max Combs, 17:46
Second place - Daniel Cinnamon, 17:48
Third place - Justin Casarez, 19:56

5K Females
First place - Yolanda Jackey, 32:06
Second place - Teri Heisler, 32:36

5K Males
First place - Jeremy Pence, 25:13
Second place - John Cinnamon, 26:59
Third place - Michael Markowitz, 27:54