Races highlight Christy Mathewson Day events in Factoryville

For Abington Journal | August 2nd, 2016 12:46 pm

LA PLUME — Keystone College and the Factoryville community will come together to celebrate Christy Mathewson Day on Saturday, Aug. 13. This will be the 21st consecutive year the two communities have celebrated the life and accomplishments of the Baseball Hall of Famer and Factoryville native.

Christy Mathewson memorabilia will be on display from 7 a.m. to noon in Evans Hall in the Hibbard Campus Center. Registration for a One-Mile Fun Run/Walk and the “Big 6K” Run/Walk will begin at 7 a.m. with the events to start at 8 and 8:3o a.m., respectively.

An awards presentation and breakfast for race participants will be held at 10 a.m. in the Hibbard Campus Center. For more information, visit www.keystone.edu/christymathewsondays.


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