Friday, 05 August 2011 00:00
Congratulations to 40-year-old Jenney Tesoriero, of Westbury, who took third-place honors among the women in the 40-44 age group in the 8th annual Heart & Sole 5-Kilometer through the streets of Plainview on July 10.
Tesoriero crossed the finish line at the Plainview-Old Bethpage Middle School in 22 minutes, 49 seconds.
There were 365 finishers overall. The Greater Long Island Running Club managed the event, with the entire net proceeds going to improve patient care at Plainview and Syosset Hospitals. Dr. Alan Mensch, Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs for Plainview and Syosset Hospitals, served as the director of the event.
A special thank you goes to the primary sponsors who made the event possible: Syosset Dentist Dr. Howard Matt, Alure Home Improvement, Central Island Health Care, Medical Arts Radiology, Axis Construction, and the Medical Staffs of Plainview Hospital and Syosset Hospital.