Christmas Tree Run
Runners shake the bells on their feet before the 5k run event during the Christmas Tree Run at Lodi Lake on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012. Some runners dressed up like reindeer with antlers and bells on their feet. This year's run had more than 125 participants, 76 of which were students from Heritage Elementary School in Lodi.
Posted: Tuesday, December 11, 2012 12:00 am
Lodi's Alex Diehl and Ruth Hernandez were the top male and female runners, respectively, during Saturday's 3.1-mile Christmas Tree Run at Lodi Lake.
Hernandez, an 11-year-old racing in the 19-and-under group, won in 25:41 to capture her age division for the third straight year. Diehl, racing in the 20-29 group, finished in 18:09.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 12:00 am.