By John L. Pitts/NEMS Daily Journal
TUPELO – Max Holman was an easy winner in Saturday’s Jingle Bell Jog 5K before the Tupelo Christmas Parade.
Holman, an Ole Miss freshman who won multiple state titles in track and cross country at Tupelo High School, covered the course in 15:28, with Sam Ivy second in 17:45.
There were 105 finishers in the race, including a certain “S. Claus,” who’s reportedly preparing for a Dec. 24 marathon. Claus was 33rd overall in 24:31.