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

1 Mile Fun Run - No T-Shirt Closed

1 Mile Fun Run - With T-shirt Closed

5K - SHS/AMS Cross Country Team Member Closed

5K - Sponsor Closed

SSD Teacher/Student 5K Closed

5K - Walker/Runner 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

Friday Packet Pickup - at SHS at the tailgate and touchdown tent Sponsored by the Foundation from 5:15 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


Saturday Packet Pickup -  at race site  from 6:45 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.

Packet 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!

Coming Soon!

Event Schedule

  • August 26 6:45 AM CDT - Day of Registration Begins

  • August 26 7:45 AM CDT - Day of Registration Ends

  • August 26 8:00 AM CDT - 5K Starts

Contact Information

Event Location

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

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