Former Bruton runner Wojcieszak wins York River 5K

Every year several of the Colonial Road Runners Grand Prix races change hands, where one charitable organization passes the torch on to another, to organize and benefit from the race.

This past Saturday, coach Rich Higgins and the Walsingham Academy cross country team had a seamless transition from coach Craig Wortman and the Lafayette High cross country team, in organizing the 13th annual York River State Park 5K Run.

Wortman had a full decade of organizing a CRR race to benefit the Lafayette Athletic Boosters Club, starting in 2006 with the William and Mary Homecoming Run 5K, taking over from then-Walsingham cross country coach Mark Tompkins, who directed the 2005 W&M...