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Morehead State University’s health education honorary Eta Sigma Gamma will be hosting its second annual Battle 4 Boone Memorial 3-on-3 basketball tournament to support the Boone family and to bring awareness to the community about liver cancer. The cost of registration is $5 per person and each team can be up to five players. There will be four categories of play: Males 14-17, males 18 and older, females 14-17 and females 18 and over. The entry deadline is April 6 and no late entries will be taken. The game schedule will be emailed to all team captains by April 11 at 4:30 p.m. The tournament will take place Sunday, April 15, at Laughlin Gym on MSU’s campus. There will be two pool play games before the single elimination tournament begins. For registration forms or more information, contact Ms. Elizabeth Ash (Faculty sponsor) at 606-783-2461 or [email protected], Tyler Baxter (Co-Organizer) at 606-584-6398 or [email protected], or Bradley Boone(Co-Organizer) at 606-407-0067 or [email protected]


Kory Franklin’s ‘Redneck Run’ Memorial 5K Run/Walk will take place Saturday, May 12, at the Manchester Riverfront. The event, which will begin at 8:30 a.m., will feature a 5K run and a 2.2 mile walk. Race day registration begins at 7:30 a.m. at Front and Pike Streets. The event is $15 with advanced entry, which includes a T-shirt. Awards will be given to the top overall male and female runners, along with the top two in each category. All proceeds got to the Kory Franklin Scholarship Fund in remembrance of the MHS runner for an annual scholarship given to a qualifying MHS graduate. For more information, call Vic Bowman at 937-549-3691. Entry forms and checks can be mailed or delivered to Kory Franklin Scholarship Fund, c/o Jason Franklin, 466 Heidi Ridge, West Union, OH 45693.

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