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

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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