Oklahoma students honored for work in Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon

News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

OKLAHOMA CITY – The students at The Academy South School received a big honor today.

More than 80 percent of the students there completed this year’s kids Memorial Marathon.

Kids marathon director Kelly Burleson and NewsChannel 4’s In Your Corner reporter Scott Hines presented the school with a trophy and a big check for $500.

Mark Robinson, the school’s PE teacher, said many families have made running the Memorial Marathon an annual tradition.

The kids get involved by running 25 miles over the course of several months leading up the memorial marathon.

This is the Academy’s second year in a row to claim the top prize.

Latest News

More News

National News

More National

Washington D.C.

More Washington

Your Local Election HQ

More Your Local Election HQ

Latest News

More News

KFOR Digital Originals

More Digital Original

Popular

Follow @KFOR on Twitter

Border Report

More Border Report