Annual Cancer Walk Raises $2,285 for American Cancer Society

Cancer check presentationThe 26th annual Hook O’Malley Run/Walk Against Cancer presented a check for $2,285 to the American Cancer Society on behalf of the late Paul “Hook” O’Malley, who succumbed to cancer 26 years ago.

Paul “Hook” O’Malley was a boxing coach, mentor, and father to the youth of our community, and is fondly remembered and deeply missed.

The O’Malley Family has been raising funds for cancer research for the past 26 years.

Shown from left: Vincent O’Malley, Patrick O’Malley II, Matthew O’Malley, Mary Beth Valvano, Representative of the American Cancer Society, and Patrick O’Malley.

25th Annual Hook O’Malley 5K Winners

Cancer race winners

Winners of the 25th Hook O’Malley 5K Run/Walk Against Cancer, in memory of Paul Hook O’Malley, the late boxing trainer, included, from left: Jim Moran,  Matt O’Malley, Matthew Korley, third place overall male runner, 20:20;  Joseph Cardillo, second place overall male runner, 19:58;  Kevin Fowler, first place overall male, 19:45;  Tiffany Leventhal, first place overall female runner, 21:20;  Rachel Korty, second place overall female runner, 21:57;  Rebecca Jones, third place overall female runner, 23:28;  Patrick O’Malley,  Mary O’Malley Ruddy,  Debbie Delacruz, Vincent O’Malley, Kids’ Race winner,  and Patrick Mark O’Malley, II