News - 48th Annual Panther 5K Road Race October 17

48th Annual Panther 5K Road Race October 17

Panther 5K Starting LineRunners, mark your calendars for the Panther 5K Road Race sponsored by Moneta Group to take place at Greenville College on Saturday, October 17.

The race begins at 8:30 a.m. on College Avenue near Spruce Street. Race day registration opens at 7:00 a.m. on campus just off College Avenue. The cost is $30. Runners may also pre-register online at greenville.edu/homecoming. Participants registering before October 6 will receive a $10 discount plus a long-sleeved road-race t-shirt and gift bag on race day. The overall finisher and top finishers in all age categories will receive awards.Panther 5K Gabe

Children seven years and younger are invited to join Hoguey, the Greenville College panther mascot, in the Children’s Fun Run on Scott Field at 8:00 a.m. Children ages 8-12 will take their speed to the street at 8:15 a.m. in the College Avenue Dash. The registration fee for each race is $5 per person. Participants will receive t-shirts. The winner of the College Avenue Dash will also receive a trophy.

Online registrations for all races will be received until 11:59 p.m (CST), Wednesday, October 14.

For additional information about the Panther 5K Road Race sponsored by Moneta Group and other Greenville College Homecoming events, go to greenville.edu/homecoming or call 618.664.6500.

Greenville College is a four-year accredited Christian liberal arts school with more than 1,300 undergraduate and graduate students. Founded in 1892 and affiliated with the Free Methodist Church, the college is located in Greenville, Illinois, 45 miles east of St. Louis.

This story was published on October 07, 2015