Wayne State College Offering Virtual 5K Fundraiser Week Of September 27 – October 3

Wayne State College Offering Virtual 5K Fundraiser Week Of September 27 – October 3
Courtesy of Wayne State Athletics

WAYNE – If you’re wanting to get outdoors and stay active plan on participating in the ‘Run For The Paw’ Wayne State College 2020 5K this fall.

According to a release from Wayne State College, you can sign-up today for this virtual 5K. Walk, jog or sprint the distance between Sunday, September 27 – Saturday, October 3.

‘Run For The Paw’ is sponsored by Pac N Save.

Cost is $25 as proceeds from the ‘Run For The Paw’ will directly assist with funding student-athlete scholarships. Participants will also receive a WSC t-shirt. For those who live in the area may pick up their shirt the week of October 5 on the Wayne State College campus, otherwise shirts can also be mailed.

Prizes will also be awarded for the fastest male, fastest female and best post-race selfie. The winners will be announced on Monday, October 5.

Those who participate in the virtual 5K must email a picture of their results and selfies to Director of Athletic Development Megan Finn at mefinn1@wsc.edu by 11:59 p.m. on October 3 to qualify for the prizes.

Again, proceeds from the event go towards funding student-athlete scholarships at Wayne State College. The event is also a fun way for coaches, staff and student athletes to have a healthy competition between programs, promote wellness and exercising and engage Wildcat fans and supporters from all across the country.

To register, visit www.wsc.edu/alumni-events and call Finn at 402-369-0979 with any questions or for more information.