Fourth annual Special Olympics PA Beaver Stadium Run to honor Franco Harris

From CDT staff reportsApril 18, 2013 

The fourth annual Special Olympics PA Beaver Stadium Run on Sunday will raise money and honor a Penn State football great.

Franco Harris will receive the first-ever Special Olympics Pennsylvania Community Hero Award and welcome more than 3,000 participants at the race that begins at 11:10 a.m outside Medlar Field at Lubrano Park.

The award is given to a member of the Penn State football family who has shown dedication to the Special Olympics and the community.

Registration for the event begins at 7:30 a.m. and runs through 10:45 a..m. The race ends at the Beaver Stadium 50 yard line.

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