Then in 2009 their beloved Coach Ed Thomas was murdered, see story here.
After the tornado the race was started to raise money for the town. After the coach was killed the race added a 10K.
Here are pictures from that day
|The new high school.|
|Me, Russell and Amy|
|The sign for the town.|
|Russell placed in his age group.|
|Russell finishing strong.|
|Amy set a new PR on a hard course.|