(Posted October 15, 2001)

HUNTINGDON, Pa. -- Juniata College is the site of a 5K race to raise money for the American Cancer Society and to celebrate the college's 125-year anniversary starting at 9 a.m., Oct. 20, at Knox Stadium on the Juniata campus.

For further information, please call (814) 641-5970 or (814) 641-3917.

The race, sponsored by the Laughing Bush outdoors equipment organization at Juniata, requires a $10 entry fee for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens. Runners will compete in six age groups: 16 and under; ages 17-22; ages 23-30; ages 31-39; ages 40-49; and age 50 and older.

Registration is from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. at Knox Stadium. The course will follow the stadium track and the women's cross-country trail. Prizes will be awarded to the top male and female finishers overall. Awards also will go to the top three male and female finishers in each group, as well as the top three male and female walkers.

Contact April Feagley at feaglea@juniata.edu or (814) 641-3131 for more information.