Sports Shorts - September 18, 2013

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Gender equity public comments
There will be a gender equity public comment session 3-3:30 p.m. Sept. 18 in the LaRue County High School library.

Saint Jude Charity golf scramble
A barbecue dinner, auction and golf scramble will be held Sept. 21 at LaRue County Country Club with proceeds to benefit Saint Jude. The golf scramble begins at 1 p.m. with sign-up at noon. Entry fee is $60 per player or $240 per team. Pulled pork dinner served 4-7 p.m. for $8, dine in or carry out. Cornhole tournament is at 5 p.m., $20 per team. Charity auction is at 7 p.m. For more information, call Tommy Locke at 270-358-3710 or 270-763-7178.

Big Brothers Big Sisters super hero family fun run
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana’s super hero family fun run is Sept. 28 at Freeman Lake Park in Elizabethtown. Cost is $20 for adults and $10 for children ages 3-12 until Sept. 20. Family packages cost $50. Teams can consist of two adults and up to three children or one adult and up to three children. Runners will receive a performance T-shirt or a super hero cape. For information, call 270-351-2220 or visit www.superherofamilyfunrun.com.

Run for Life, USA Cares 5K, 10K
USA Cares will hold Run for Life (5K, 10K) 7:30 a.m. Sept. 28 at North Hardin High School, 801 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Proceeds benefit military families.

Walk in the Park at Mammoth Cave
Mammoth Cave National Park will hold a Walk in the Park 9 a.m. Sept. 28. The four-mile hike is a fundraiser in support of Park programs and projects. Registration is $15 for adults and $5 for youth under age 12. Log onto www.friendsofmammothcave.org for event registration and T-shirt orders.  
Check the Park website for the full schedule of activities at www.nps.gov/maca.  

CROSS COUNTRY: Jack Mitchell Invitational

The LaRue County High School Cross Country Team will sponsor the Jack Mitchell Invitational on Oct. 1. Campbellsville and Fort Knox teams will compete.


Football Homecoming is 8 p.m. Oct. 4 against Russell County.

LINCOLN DAYS: Railsplitter Run
The Lincoln Days Railsplitter Run will be Sunday, Oct. 6. The one-mile run and walk begins at 1:30 p.m. The 5K begins at 2:15 p.m. Entry fee is $15 in advance or $20 day of race. Late registration will be taken from noon until 1 p.m. day of race. T-shirts will be given to entrants while supplies last; and ribbons or certificates will be provided to all finishers. For more information or to download an entry form, visit www.lincolndays.org, call 358-8710 or stop by the Lincoln Days office, 85 Lincoln Square, Hodgenville.

HMH Run for Fun
Hardin Memorial Health will sponsor a 5K Run for Fun 9 a.m. Nov. 9 at Freeman Lake Park, Elizabethtown. Race is chip timed for accuracy. Register at www.hmh.net. Free long-sleeved T-shirt for pre-registered participants.

LaRue County Park and Recreation Board
The LaRue County Park and Recreation Board meets 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the Park. For more information, call Eric DeVary at 270-358-8386.

Sport schedules online
LaRue County High School schedules are available on the sports Web page. Go to www.larue.kyschools.us and click on athletics.