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Silver, Lee grab Grinch 5K run wins

Caleb Silver and Alexa Lee led their respective fields of runners in the 2013 Grinch Stink Stank Stunk Toy Run Dec. 7 at Smithfield Community Park.

Silver was the men's winner in 18 minutes, 57.3 seconds, while Lee led the women's field in 22:59.8.

R.J. Brown (19:12.2) was the men's runner-up and Michael Lee finished third.

Olivia Hime ran 24:03.1 to finish second on the women's side, just ahead of third place finisher Kara Harrison.

Nearly 75 runners participated in the second annual running of the event which featured many runners in holiday or Grinch-inspired costumes.

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