From staff reports
— Justyna Mudy of Huntsville was the first-place female finisher in Saturday’s Chick-fil-A Connect Run 5K with a time of 17:37, which was the fourth-best time overall. Allen O’Neal won the 5K race in 16:52, and Mark Van Wagnen finished first in the 10K at 38:12. The event drew more than 400 runners to the Athens Wellness Center. To see more photos from the event, visit The News Courier’s SmugMug page on Tuesday.