WARREN – Smithfield’s Alyssa Parenteau became only the second runner in the 14-year history of Warren’s popular Finish for a Guinness 5K to capture back-to-back women’s titles, as she clocked a winning time of 20:32 in Sunday morning’s race that was also good for 20th place overall out of 732 runners.

The 14-year-old Parenteau, who made history at last year’s race by becoming its youngest female winner, held off the runner-up finisher, veteran southeastern Mass. standout Mary Cass, by 15 seconds. The last runner to win back-to-back races was Scituate’s Joy Younkin, who took first place in 2009 and ‘10.

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