Sunset 5K for Scholarships
Oct. 19, 5 p.m.
Samford Track and Soccer Stadium
The second annual Sunset 5K for Scholarships is set for Oct. 19 at the Samford Track and Soccer Stadium. The Legacy League, an auxiliary of Samford University, will host the event. The 5K begins at 5 p.m. and will proceed along the Lakeshore Trail. The one-mile fun run will take place on the Samford track starting at 5:45 p.m. Proceeds will help provide scholarships for deserving students with financial need at Samford. The entry fee for the 5K is $25 through Oct. 11 and goes up to $35 on Oct. 12. The entry fee for the fun run is $10. T-shirts are guaranteed for the first 400 registrants. An after-race dinner will be provided for all 5K participants. Register online at active.com through 5 p.m. on Oct. 17. After that, participants may register in person starting at 4 p.m. on the day of the race. Those who wish to register by mail can pick up a form at the Trak Shak in downtown Homewood or download one from the Legacy League website at www.samford.edu/legacyleague. The deadline for mail-in registration is Oct. 11. A detailed schedule and map are also available on the Legacy League website.