High School Sports

Monroe County YMCA plays host to Illinois Ozarks 10K Bluff Trail Run on Oct. 31

The Monroe County YMCA Illinois Ozarks 10K Bluff Trail Run and free Children’s Fun Run is at 9 a.m. Oct. 31 in Valmeyer, taking runners on winding trails up the Illinois Ozark Bluffs.

The Children’s Fun Run begins at 9 a.m., followed by the Trail Run at 9:30 a.m.. Both races begin at Borsch Park in Valmeyer. Registration fee for the Trail Run fee is $30 through Oct. 17 and $35 after that. Register by calling Lia Blankenship at 281-9622, email lblankenship@ymcaswil.org, register online at Active.com or in person at the Monroe County YMCA-HTC Center, 9514 Caring Way in Columbia.