Matt Lee Classic Memorial Run

Saturday, July 13, is set for the Matt Lee Classic Memorial Run-Walk 5K held in Dayton to raise funds for a new playground with an updated design to include components for children with special needs and a pavilion at McNeil Park. The seventh annual Matt Lee Classic Softball Tournament will also be held at McNeil Park throughout the weekend.
Join family and friends in a run-walk through downtown Dayton in memory of Matt Lee, No. 24. The race will begin at St. John Baptist Church in Dayton and continue downtown Dayton, over the Crow River bridge, turn around at County Road 37 and end near McNeil Park. Check-in time is 7:30 a.m. and start time is 8:30 a.m.
Register online at and type in keywords: Matt Lee Classic 5K. Through July 1, entry fee is $25; after July 1, the fee is $30. The fee includes entry to the 5K run-walk, a T-shirt, drinks and snacks, a racing bib and beer or pop at the concession stand. Awards will be given for the top three racers and top three stroller racers. There will be lots of door prizes. For more information email [email protected]