Three Mount Carroll natives ran in the Chicago Marathon Sunday, Oct. 10. Tom Watson of Chicago (photo 1), Becca Fritz of Schaumburg, and Patrick Fritz of Mount Horeb, Wis. (photo 2), completed the 26.2 mile marathon, which started and finished at Grant Park. A total of 34,000 runners participated in the 43rd Chicago Marathon, the first one held since 2019. The 2020 Chicago Marathon was canceled due to the Covid pandemic.