Scott Coon and Heather Thompson, both of Abingdon, led Harford County athletes in the North East Sprint Triathlon and Duathlon Sunday in Cecil County.
Coon finished third overall among 247 competitors in the triathlon. He completed a 750-meter swim in the North East River in 13:26, a 13-mile bike course in 35:42 and a 5K run in 17:54, the third fastest of the race. Finishing in 1:08:30, he led the 45-49 age group by 7 1/2 minutes.
Thompson finished 13th among the women and led the 50-54 age group by almost 5 minutes in 1:23:14. She clocked 15:07 on the swim, 40:23 on the bike and 25:07 on the run.
J. Tobin of Fallston was one of five age-group winners from Harford...