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Knoxville Hosts 48th Annual Panther Relays Today

Posted: Saturday, April 6th, 2013 at 6:00 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports-Derek Cardwell

The 48th Annual Panther relays are today at Randy Wilson Track in Knoxville and while it is the only time the Panthers run at home this season, for Boys Head Coach Mike Cunningham the Second the Panther Relays have been a part of his family for nearly all of the previous 47 relays. Another event is the T-K Wignall Boys 3200 Run which is one of the first events of the day. On the girls side, Coach Jeremy Van Engen says the girls look forward to running on their home track and show everyone what they are made of. Knoxville will be joined by Pella, Pella Christian, South Tama, Oskaloosa, Chariton, Twin Cedars, Sigourney and Albia while the girls meet will feature Pella, Pella Christian, South Tama, Oskaloosa, Chariton, and Grinnell. Field events start at 11 with running events at around 11:30.