Even though there will be no parades or road races, hopefully we will remember the reason for Memorial Day.  I hope you are able to enjoy the weekend with family and friends.  Stay healthy and I hope to see you at a race soon.  Matt McGowan

Clayton Murphy an Akron graduate

When I was in graduate school at Miami University I started the women’s cross country team as a club sport through the Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women. After the first year with the team finishing fourth in the All Ohio Cross Country meet I met with the Athletic Director. 

50-acre multi-purpose complex in Obetz on southeast side of Columbus signs five-year agreement with OHSAA - COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association cross country state championships are moving to Fortress Obetz, a 50-acre multi-purpose sports complex with a 6,500-seat grandstand located in Obetz on the southeast side of Columbus, OHSAA Executive Director Jerry Snodgrass announced Wednesday.

I hope you and your family is doing well during this difficult time. The time is now to find the American Spirit again. It is a time to reach out to our family, friends and our neighbors, especially the older ones, to check to see how they are doing and if you can do anything to help them.

New dates for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials — Track & Field are set, USATF announced today. The event will take place June 18–27, 2021 in Eugene, Oregon.