Lion Ambassadors to host 12th annual 5k Moxie-thon on Oct. 4

The Penn State Lion Ambassadors will host the 12th annual 5K Moxie-thon, a race against leukemia, beginning at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 4, on Penn State's University Park campus. The starting line is in front of the Intramural Building. Moxie-thon is a 5K run/walk in memory of Melissa Heydenreich, a past Lion Ambassador who lost her life to leukemia in 1997. Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome to participate in this event. Participants can pre-register for Moxie-thon at online. Registration forms can be picked up at the Hintz Family Alumni Center. Registration fees are $18 before race day and $20 on race day. E-mail questions to

Last Updated September 29, 2009