Josh Lee Memorial Mighty Moo 5K to Take Place June 17

June 8, 2017 at 11:49 am

Registration for the second annual Josh Lee Memorial Mighty Moo 5K Run is now open. The event will be held Saturday, June 17 in Cowpens at 9 a.m. as part of the 40th annual Might Moo Festival.

To register for the event, visit

The race is named for USC Upstate student-athlete Josh Lee. Lee a member of the cross country team, died Oct. 11, 2015 in a car accident that claimed the lives of three other Upstate students and left another in stable condition.

The cost is $25 and includes a t-shirt. All proceeds go to the Josh Lee Memorial Scholarship fund.

If you would like to make a gift to the Josh Lee Memorial Scholarship Fund, 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

To be eligible to receive the scholarship, students must meet the following criteria: be a member of cross country or track team, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and completed 30 credit hours at USC Upstate.