UI alum wins LA race

By Gary Brode | gbrode@wcia.com

Published 03/10 2014 12:08PM

Updated 03/10 2014 12:15PM

LOS ANGELES, CA -- A University of Illinois graduate, took home first place at the LA Marathon Sunday. Josh George won the men's wheelchair race with a time of 1:33:11.

George graduated from the UI in 2007. He's competed in the 2004 and 2008 Paralympic Games, winning gold along with three other medals.

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