The Buckhannon-Upshur High School Soccer Boosters will be hosting the Sixth Annual B-U Soccer Marathon on Aug. 4 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
The Marathon will be held at the Ted Crites Alumni Soccer Field at B-UHS. All Upshur County youth, ages five and older, and adults are invited to participate.
Awards will be given out to the winners of each age group in the 3 vs. 3 plus a B-UHS player tournament as well as winners of the skills competition. Marathon t-shirts are free to all participants. A individual pledge of $20 is recommended.
There will be concession stand items including: Jaws BBQ, Sam's Pizza and Zul's Frozen Lemonade.
8 a.m. to 10 a.m. - B-UHS Lady Bucs practice.
10 a.m. to noon - B-UHS Bucs practice.
Noon to 4 p.m. - 3 vs. 3, plus a B-UHS player tournament.
4 p.m. to 5 p.m. - Under 6 fun games.
4 p.m. to 5 p.m. - Skills competition
5 p.m. to 7 p.m. - Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School boys and girls
7 p.m. to 9 p.m. - Alumni and friends
Marathon pledge sheets can be picked up at Brake's Dairy King or obtained by contacting Troy Short at (304) 472-7235. Pledge forms to any BUHS player, booster or coach.