Registration open for

5K run for education

The officers and board members for the Education Foundation for Waxahachie ISD announce that registration is open for the first Legacy Run, slated for Oct. 8.

The Legacy Run will be presented by local homebuilder, Lillian Custom Homes. The theme for this year’s event, which will take place during homecoming weekend, is “Lights. Camera. Hachie!”

The Legacy Run will feature a 5K and one-mile fun run/walk that will begin and end at the newly renovated Lumpkins Stadium.

Early registration for the family-friendly event runs through Sept. 23. Adult cost to participate is $25 and students (kindergarten-12th grade) are $10. Children 4 and younger are free with the purchase of an adult registration entrance fee. The foundation is also offering a Family4Pack-discount to those wishing to make this a family affair.

Participants may continue to register after the early registration deadline and on the day of the race for a fee of $30 for adults.

Runners and walkers may register and pay online, by mail or in person. To register and pay for the race online, visit the Legacy Run website at www.wisdlegacyrun.org. Participants also have the option of downloading a race registration form and mailing it to the Education Foundation or stopping by the Waxahachie ISD administration building, located at 411 N. Gibson St.

For more information on the 2011 Legacy Run: Lights. Camera. Hachie!, contact the Education Foundation for Waxahachie ISD at 972-923-4631, visit wisdlegacyrun.org or email legacyrun@wisdeducationfoundation.org.

Club soccer players

The Kernow Storm is looking for soccer players for the upcoming season. Led by coach Antony Penna the club will have both boys and girls teams for ages U6 through U19 open to all skills levels and to anyone in Ellis County and beyond. For more information on joining the club, visit www.stormfc.net or call Antony at 254-220-3284.

Hachie Heat baseball

The Hachie Heat select baseball teams will be holding tryouts for 10U and 11U. Heat stands for the type of players the teams are looking for; Hard-working, Endurance, Attitude and Talent.

Games are played locally. Contact James Helms at 972-825-1671 or by email at deucej02@yahoo.com.

11U select baseball

The Hachie Horns 11U select baseball team will be hosting tryouts for the fall. For more information, contact Michael Snowden at 469-245-7250 or Chris Helms at 972-351-4822.

11U baseball team

A new 11U AA baseball team is forming and looking for players that display dedication, hard work and commitment for the upcoming 2011 fall season.

For tryout information, contact Mike Roque at 214-289-3224 or email texasbash@yahoo.com.

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