Hannah Pote was  an outstanding SHS student athlete who was tragically killed in a car accident on December 18, 1997.  This race was established to honor Hannah's tremendous spirit and love of Starkville High School.  The race is open to the public and offers a 5K race as well as a 1 mile fun run for children.  Funds raised will directly support teacher and special school project grants within the Starkville School District.

Registration Fees

5K - Walker/Runner Closed

SSD Teacher/Student 5K Closed

5K - Sponsor Closed

5K - SHS/AMS Cross Country Team Member Closed

1 Mile Fun Run - No T-Shirt Closed

1 Mile Fun Run - With T-shirt Closed

The Course

5K - Very flat, fast road course with traffic control
1 Mile Fun Run - Closed to traffic, safe, flat, out & back road course

Packet Pick-Up

Saturday starting at 6:00 a.m. at race site

Includes: T-shirt, coupons, assorted giveaways, race bib

Awards

1st, 2nd, 3rd place will be awarded in the following categories:

10 & Under      20-29      50-59
11-14      30-39      60-69
15-19      40-49      70+


The overall male & female and overall male & female masters
will be awarded a trophy.


All 1 Mile Fun Run finishers will receive a medal.

Timing Provided By...

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

PRESENTING SPONSORS:
Starkville Clinic for Women

PLATINUM SPONSORS:
Starkville Counseling Associates

GOLD SPONSORS:
Starkville Radiology

SILVER SPONSORS:
Synergetics, McReynolds Orthodontics, Columbus Orthopaedic Clinic & Outpatient Center, Assured Revenue Corporation, State Farm Agent Brian McCaskill, Jack Forbus - State Farm Insurance Agent, State Farm Agent Frank Chiles

 BRONZE SPONSORS:
BJ's Family Pharmacy, Law Office of C. Marty Haug, Nelle and John Cohen, Nine-twentynine Coffee Bar, Perry, Winfield & Wolfe, Phillips Financial, Small Pond Graphics, Starkville Parents for Public Schools, Clark Beverage Group, Copy Cow, Renasant Bank, Lisa Long & Robert McMillen, Modern Woodsmen of America

SPARK SPONSORS:
Jiang's Asian Market, Dr. Amy Crigler, Southern Tailgating, Rahel Mathews, Anne Marshall, Jim Geisen, Downtown Martial Arts, Brother Rogers, Vollor Law Firm, City Bagel, Shipley's Donuts,


Event Schedule

  • August 20 6:45 AM EDT - Day of Registration Begins

  • August 20 7:45 AM EDT - Day of Registration Ends

  • August 20 8:00 AM EDT - 5K Starts

Contact Information

Event Location

Starkville Sportsplex, 405 Lynn Lane, Starkville, MS, United States

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