Shawano homecoming run raises money for scholarships

The Shawano Community High School cross-country team will host its second annual homecoming 5K run/walk Oct. 7.

The run will start at 9 a.m. on the high school cross-country course, which is mainly grass and wooded areas with sections also allowing for sidewalk or street access. The course will be lined and marked with cross-country directional flags. Strollers are allowed; depending on weather conditions, wet or muddy areas might exist.

Proceeds from the race go to student scholarships for SCHS cross-country team members. People can also register and not participate in the run itself.

To register, go to

Payment for registration can be mailed to Steve Stomberg, 220 County Road B, Shawano, WI 54166. Checks can be made out to Shawano Athletic Booster Club. For information, contact Stomberg at or 715-526-2175, ext. 1205.