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UPDATE: Ohio Valley Resident Finishes in 155th Place in Boston Marathon

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Jacob Naegeli finished in 155th place in the Boston Marathon, exceeding his goal of finishing in the top 250.

With a time of 2 hours, 34 minutes and 7 seconds, Jacob finished 134th among men running the race and 123rd in his division.

He ran his final mile at 9.89 mph.




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The Ohio Valley will be represented in this year's Boston Marathon as two local runners will be on the starting line Monday.

Sean Flannagan, of Wheeling, will be returning to the marathon after finishing last year before the bombs went off. Also in this year's marathon will be newcomer Jacob Naegli, a teacher at Olney Friends School in Belmont County. Jacob is also the running coach at Olney Friends School.

(Related story: Local Runner Who Witnessed Boston Marathon Bombing Will Return to Race Again)
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