Lend a Hand: Gunston’s Field Hockey Girls Get Muddy for Good Cause

gunston field hockey (400 x 265)The Delaware Mud Run is a 5K race with boot camp style obstacles that are either surrounded by or filled completely with mud. Four Gunston Field Hockey girls Claire Schmittinger, Abbie DeFino, Korren Campbell and Sophie Showalter (The Gunston Muddy FHockeyers) raised over $300 to help cure leukemia and other blood cancers! This year’s run raised over $316,000, hosted 4000 runners, enlisted over one hundred volunteers and over 50 sponsors. This event alone has provided over $1 million dollars to blood cancer research over the past 4 years.

In photo,left to right: Claire Schmittinger, Abbie DeFino, Korren Campbell and Sophie Showalter