Winners of the 10k and 5k competitions in Sunday's Spirit Run were announced yesterday by the Rotary Club of Pleasanton, which sponsors the annual Father's Day event.
The winner of the men's 10k race waas Steven Chavez of San Ramon, with a completion time of 35:50 minutes. In the 5k, the winner was Samuel Hyams, with a running time of 16:07.
In the women's 10k, the winner was Anna Guin of Walnut Creek, finishing in 40.58 minmutes. In the women's 5k, the winner was Stephanie Bambury at 19:35.
It was the club's 16th annual event that benefits the organization's scholarship program.
In the last 10 years, more than $280,000 has been raised for scholarships that are awarded after an application and interview process to deserving Pleasanton graduates who need financial help to attend college. In 2008, 24 students from the four Pleasanton high schools received scholarships.