Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

November 27, 2013

SMHS held annual Panther Dash


CROSSVILLE — The Coordinated School Health Team at Stone Memorial High School sponsored the second annual Panther Dash on Saturday, Nov. 9. 

It featured a 5K race and a 1-mile fun run/walk for all ages. Participants ranged in age from 7 to 76. 

The overall male winner was Eric Rassel from Crossville with a time of 21:46. The overall female winner was Kendra Black from Knoxville with a time of 25:15. 

The proceeds benefited the SMHS Coordinated School Health Program and Christmas on the Mountain Toy Drive.

Stone Memorial would like to thank the following sponsors for their support: Tennessee Coordinated School Health, Cloudland Dental, Eco Travel Plaza, Kali’s Kitchen, Farm Bureau Insurance, David Bell State Farm, Cumberland County Bank, Plateau Truck and Tractor, MedEd Credit Union, Avron Truss, Cameron Sexton, Selk Sanitation, Ms. Cam’s Dance Studio, Kmart, Flynn Sign, Flowers Bakery, Save-A-Lot, Papa Johns, FirstBank, Stevie’s Elite Athletics, Pilot Travel Centers, Crossville Tractor Company, Priceless IGA, The Diner, GNC, Iles Heating & Cooling, First National Bank of Tennessee, Lefty’s Barbeque, Allstate Brad Hardman Agency, and U.S. Golf & Tennis Centers Inc.

A special thank you to Boyd Brown for timing the event and to Dale Safdie for the T-shirt design. With the tremendous support from the community this year, SMHS plans to have next year’s race professionally chip-timed.