Josh Lee Memorial Mighty Moo 5K Set for June 9, 2018

May 16, 2018 at 10:31 am

Registration for the third annual Josh Lee Memorial Mighty Moo 5K Run is now open. The event will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 9, at Cowpens Library, 181 School St., Cowpens, as part of the 41st annual Mighty Moo Festival.

The race is named for Josh Lee, a member of the University of South Carolina Upstate cross country team and one of four student-athletes killed in a car accident on Oct. 11, 2015.

There is a $25 fee to register for the event. Please visit Proceeds from the race will be donated to the Josh Lee Memorial Scholarship, a fund established by Lee’s parents, Laurie and Johnny Lee, to help future cross country or track and field student-athletes.

If you would like to make a gift to the Josh Lee Memorial Scholarship Fund, please mail a check to the USC Upstate Foundation, 800 University Way, Spartanburg, SC 29303 or contact Yolanda Robinson, director of USC Upstate Advancement Services, at (864) 503-5277 or