Judy M. Merritt Memorial 5K & Family Fun Day

February 28, 2017 mpartain Blog

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Thank you for participating the 3rd Annual Judy M. Merritt Memorial 5K, One-Mile Fun Run/Walk, and Family Day on March 4, 2017 at Veteran’s Park! The weather was incredible and your support and contribution to the event was amazing. We hope you, your family, and friends had a great time!

Race Results and Photos

Pictures from the event can also be found there via our facebook page. Be sure to tag yourself and friends and use the hashtag #jeffstate5K for any photos you would like to share on social media.

5k Results: Click here for race scores

5k Race Winners: Click here

Click here for pictures to our Facebook page

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If you did not receive your medal or were unable to stay for the awards presentation, we have more on the way. Also, if you registered for the race and were unable to attend, please e-mail jgbuxton@jeffersonstate.edu so we can get your race packet to you.




We have several shirts from the event and are available for only $15.00.  Click here for ordering and pickup information!


Be sure to look closely at your race packet as there were many coupons and gift cards for local businesses and restaurants!  Be sure to thank them!

Next Year

Again, thank you for support and we are already looking forward to next year’s race and family day!

Thank you to everyone who came to the event on Saturday!
We hope to see you next year!


This event would not be possible without the support of our generous sponsors from the community.

Buffalo Rock/Pepsi
Pioneer Bookstore
Automatic Fire Systems
Shelby County Reporter
Governor’s Physical Fitness Commission
Samford University – Professional Studies
Bill Hereford
Dr. Jesse Lewis

Awards and SWAG BAG Donations – Thank you to the following businesses and organizations who generously donated prizes, gift cards, and so much more! Please be sure to show your support!

Kill Cliff Workout Recovery Drinks
Trak Shack
Pioneer Bookstore
Automatic Fire Systems
Governor’s Physical Fitness Commission
Samford University – Professional Studies
McDonald’s – Valleydale Road
Chic-Fil-A – Hwy 280 (Near Target)
5-Star Cleaners – Caldwell Mill Rd
Maximum Physical Therapy – Caldwell Mill Rd
Palm Beach Tan – Hwy 280
Fancy Fur Pet Grooming & Boutique
YB’s Daylight Doughnuts
Fresh Market – HWY 280

Interested in Sponsoring?  We have several opportunities available!  Click here for more information!

Questions?  Contact James Buxton at jgbuxton@jeffersonstate.edu!