MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon Soccer Association will host a morning 3.1-mile (5K) run or walk to support the Sting youth soccer teams on Saturday, June 15. Proceeds from this fundraiser will be used to provide scholarships and purchase equipment. Race day registration begins at 8 a.m. at the Mount Vernon High School Stadium parking lot, and the race will commence immediately at 9 a.m. All participants receive timing chips for accurate and fast results. The course will start and finish next to the Mount Vernon High School Stadium through local neighborhoods, a park and the MVNU campus. The top three overall (men/women) will receive award plaques. All participants who register online by Saturday, June 1, will receive a T-shirt. Online early registration and more information are available at www.premierraces.com/viewevent.asp?eventID=759. There is an entry fee, which will go toward soccer field painting equipment. Runners and walkers with questions may contact MVSA at 740-390-0377.
Published on May 30, 2013