In spite of the heat and humidity, more than 130 runners hit the streets Saturday morning for the Lucy Corr Foundation’s annual 5K Run for the Future.
The title of “coach” is one that has to be earned. Matoaca’s Steve Leake has done that and more. Leake has combined his love for the Lord, student-athletes and baseball to become one of the most respected volunteer coaches in the area. As Matoaca High School has grown and evolved, head baseball coaches have come and gone.
There’s more to the Henricus Dauber Dash than running on a scenic trail in a historic location. Think crawling. Think climbing. Think wading. And think mud – lots of mud.
At just 16 years of age, Adam Ball already has a lifetime of accomplishments in his golf career. The reigning club champion at Meadowbrook Country Club has qualified for his second U.S. Junior Amateur Tournament, which will be held at Egypt Valley Country Club near Grand Rapids, Mich., later this summer.
The Lucy Corr Foundation will sponsor a 5K Run for the Future on Saturday, July 17, at 8 a.m. at 6800 Lucy Corr Blvd., near the Chesterfield County government complex. Registration packet pick-up will begin at 7 a.m. The 5K Run for the Future includes a flat-loop course in the Courthouse area for runners, as well as a 2.5K scenic trail for walkers.
When asked to describe Geof LeSueur, a big smile spread across Sylvan Martin’s face. Her reply was a simple, “Awesome!” As I spoke to other past and present students this week at the Chester Recreation Pool, the sentiment was much the same.