She’s the brand new queen of Coney Island.
Aggressive eater Michelle Lesco wolfed down 30.75 canine and buns in 10 minutes Sunday en path to her first Nathan’s Fourth of July Sizzling Canine Consuming Contest victory.
Lesco, of Tuscon, Arizona, by no means trailed throughout Sunday’s competitors — out-eating second-place finisher Sarah Rodriguez by greater than seven canine.
With six minutes left within the match, Lesco barely led Rodriguez 15-13 — however Main League Consuming’s second-ranked lady managed to develop her lead within the closing minutes regardless of being unable to leap to assist her digestion attributable to a torn ACL.
The 37-year-old, 112-pound athlete is a former roommate of seven-time reigning champ Miki Sudo, who’s pregnant and didn’t compete on this yr’s contest.
Larell Marie Mele, who got here second on the 2020 competitors, completed third on Sunday, scarfing down 18.25 scorching canine.