Shirley Reilly wins women's wheelchair race at Boston Marathon

April 17, 2012, 5:56 p.m. (ET)
Shirley Reilly, a member of the 2004, 2008 and 2012 U.S. Paralympic Teams, edged out Japan's Wakako Tsuchida in today's Boston Marathon women's wheelchair race. Reilly won by approximately the length of her wheelchair, setting a personal best in her sixth Boston Marathon with a time of 1:37:36. Tsuchida was one second behind.