Hastings woman qualifies for Boston Marathon
Monique Crisp of Hastings will be running in Boston next year. Besides placing her 22nd out of 470 women in the race and sixth out of 104 women in her age group, her time of 3:38:17 in the Minneapolis Marathon June 6 qualified her for the Boston Marathon.
Going into the marathon, Crisp set her goal at 3:40:00.
"I didn't realize until a couple days before that that was a qualifying time," she said.