ERIE, Pa. - Two area athletes recently turned in winning performances in events held at Presque Isle State Park in Erie.
Melinda Lawson-Crabtree of Frewsburg was the Female Open winner of the Erie Times-News Discover Presque Isle Duathlon.
The race consisted of a 5K run followed by a 20K bike and another 5K run. Lawson-Crabtree finished the race in 1:24:41.20.
Jerry Holmes of Lakewood recently won the Male 65-69 age group in the Presque Isle Half-Marathon. Holmes toured the 13.1-mile course in 1:54:17.30.
Lawson-Crabtree and Holmes are both members of the Chautauqua Striders Running & Walking Club.