Friday Night Lights 5K and 100 yard Dash

Other, 5K

Event Date

Fri, Jan 8, 2021


Leesville, LA


Activity Today Later

100 Yard Dash

$15 $15 Register


$20 $25 Register

Sleepy Cat

$20 $20 Register

Sponsor Wampus Cat Cheerleader

$5 $5 Register

About This Activity

Friday Night Lights 5K, 100yard Dash and Meet YOUR Cats

Friday, January 8, 2021

Leesville, La.


Additional race information can be found at



Leesville High School, 502 Berry Dr, Leesville, LA 71446

The 5K Race will begin and end on Miller Street in front of the field house. 

Miller street will be closed from N. 1st Street to Berry Drive.  Parking is available at the high school and East Leesville Elementary School.


Friday night stadium lights, in Leesville, Louisiana isn’t just about high school football.  It’s about a community coming together, generation after generation to support their local team.  The Leesville High School Football program is one of the best in the state due in part to the support of our community, sponsorship and fans.  This Friday Night Lights 5K, 100 Yard Dash and Meet the Wampus Cats Event is a way to bring the community together for a post season party and player recognition night for the 2020 Varsity Team, join the Gridiron Club and support the program by donating and participating in the run. 

Our goals:

Long Range - a new training/weight room ($150K)
Legacy Recognition - Honoring Wampus Cat Teams of the past
Transportation and feeding the team ($8-10K per season)
Jerseys for ALL seniors ($1000)
Incentive Items/Supplemental Gear for players ($5,000)
CleatsX50 ($500)

The Run Wild Race Management Staff will provide chip timing for the 5K to ensure our serious race enthusiasts get the most out of their experience.  But this is also a fun run and we encourage walkers, joggers, and runners of all abilities.  Feel free to bring a stroller or your dog and just enjoy the company of others who want to support the team. 

The 100 yard dash is for our 10 and under fans.  Each dasher will get a race t-shirt, a bag of goodies and downloadable photos with Wally, our cheerleaders and some of their favorite football players.

Say hello to the boys of fall at this great event, support our team and ensure they have everything they need to have a successful and winning season.

“Once a Wampus Cat, Always a Wampus Cat!”


T-Shirts guaranteed for participants who register before December 25th.

SWAG purchased before December 1st will be available for pick up at the high school in time for Christmas. 


Packet pick up Wed. January 6th, will take place from 1200-2100/12-9 p.m. at BubbaQues, 11275 Lake Charles Hwy, Leesville, LA 71446.  All race participants who dine at BubbaQues before, during or after they pick up their packet and mention the Wampus Cats Friday Night Lights 5K, 100yard Dash and Meet YOUR Cats will have 20% of their total bill donated back to the team!


●      Overall Male and Female

●      Age Groups (Male and Female) 1st, 2nd, 3rd

●      10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+




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