Former Almont standout Rebecca (Measel) Arnold takes time out for a picture after winning the Kensington Half Marathon on Sunday.

ALMONT — Former Almont High School and Wayne State University standout Rebecca (Measel) Arnold claimed the distinction of race pacesetter at the Kensington Half Marathon on Sunday.

It took her 1:27:28.75 to accomplish the feat.

A total of 73 women competed in the event.

Arnold’s performance also placed her fifth overall among the 151-runner field assembled.

Kevin Kissane

Kevin Kissane has been covering high school sports for the Tri-City Times since 1985. When not standing on a field or court with his camera and notepad, he enjoys golf, travel and family. Kevin is a 1980 graduate of Capac High School, and is also a grad of St. Clair Community College and earned a degree in journalism from Central Michigan University.