Big Sky State Games torch bearer wins Boston Marathon

2014-04-21T09:57:00Z 2014-04-23T11:28:08Z Big Sky State Games torch bearer wins Boston MarathonGazette Staff The Billings Gazette
April 21, 2014 9:57 am  • 

Meb Keflezighi, who was the torch bearer for the 2013 Big Sky State Games, has won the Boston Marathon.

According to the Boston Globe, Keflezighi finished the men's race in 2:08:37.

He is the first American to win since 1983.

Cheers rose up as word of the first American man to win in Boston since 1983 spread through the pack of runners.

Keflizighi had the names of last year's victims written in black marker on the corners of his race bib.

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