Former Squalicum and Western Washington University runner Courtney Olsen finished 57th in her division at the 2014 Boston Marathon on Monday, April 21.
Olsen turned in a time of 2 hours, 52 minutes, 37 seconds on the historic 26.2-mile course to finish 1,199th overall. She was the 66th women to finish and was 57th in her division.
Bellingham's Erika Lombardi was the only other Whatcom County runner to place in the top 100 in her division, as the 46-year old was 84th and 7,415th overall with a time of 3:23:40.
Seven of the 11 country runners to complete the race did so in less than four hours, as Acme's Sierra Brisky, Bellingham's Dwight Baker, John Viechnicki, Bridget Knutson and Melissa McCreery all joined Olsen and Lombardi.
WHATCOM COUNTY BOSTON MARATHON RUNNERS
Runner Sex Age Hometown Time Overall Division
Courtney Olsen F 26 Ferndale 2:52:37 1,199th 57th
Sierra Brisky F 24 Acme 3:19:29 6,326th 698th
Dwight Baker M 48 Bellingham 3:23:05 7,259th 999th
Erika Lombardi F 46 Bellingham 3:23:40 7,415th 84th
John Viechnicki F 47 Bellingham 3:48:35 14,897th 1,862nd
Bridget Knutson F 43 Bellingham 3:49:48 15,223rd 945th
Melissa McCreery F 48 Bellingham 3:52:41 16,018th 798th
Bil Pech M 64 Bellingham 4:08:55 19,806th 514th
Amy Myers F 47 Bellingham 4:08:57 19,818th 1,322nd
Fredrick Farrell M 54 Bellingham 4:24:08 22,330th 1,918th
Jony Perez F 55 Bellingham 4:30:07 22,935th 428th