The 1st annual Denny Walk”ER” Run Memorial Event will be held Saturday, August 27th at 8:00am at the Field of Dreams. Coach Walker was trajically lost in a bicycle accident in 2009.
There is a $10.00 entry fee for the run. Runners have the option of the 1 mile walk or the 5k run. Karen Walker(Denny’s wife) will be the starter for the races.
Memorial T-shirts can be purchased for $10.00 and all proceeds will help fund a scholorship for a student athlete.
Following the Dennis Walker run the Northfield High School cross country team will be hosting their first annual Northfield Invite.
High school teams from Angola, Cass, Fairfield, Garrett, Lakeland Christian (1 boy, 2 girls), Northfield, North Miami, Tippecanoe Valley and Whitko (girls) will be participating.
Also, jr high teams from Fairfield, Garrett, Lakeland Christian (1 boy), Northfield, North Miami & Tippecanoe Valley will compete.
Race Schedule: 8:30am Coaches’ Meeting (by finish chute)
9:00am JV Girls
9:30am JV Boys
10:00am V Girls
10:30am V Boys
11:00am JH Girls/Boys (scored separately)
11:45am Awards (as soon as tabulated)
Come out and participate in the memorial walk/run and then stick around to watch some great high school and jr high cross country action.