Queen City Road Race T-shirt contest winner
Burt 5th-grader Shaniya Mosley's artwork takes top prize
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The City of Clarksville Parks + Recreation and Cumberland Bank & Trust are excited to announce the winners of the 2017 Queen City Road Race T-shirt Contest.
Congratulations to Shaniya Mosley, First Place winner and 5th grade student at Burt Elementary. Shaniya’s artwork will be featured on the 2017 official Queen City Road Race t-shirt. Along with that honor, Shaniya received $100, an art kit and a t-shirt featuring her winning design. In addition, her art class received $100 and a Subway party!
Second Place winner Gracey Hoilman, 5th grade student at Moore Elementary, received $50 and was awarded a certificate, art kit and a Subway party for her art class.
Third Place winner Angely Rojas, 2nd grade student at Hazelwood Elementary, received $25 and was awarded a certificate, art kit and a Subway party for her art class.
The presenting sponsor of the Queen City Road Race, Cumberland Bank & Trust, plays a large role in not only the race but the art contest as well.
“We are proud to sponsor the Queen City Road Race. We really enjoy seeing the t-shirt designs the children come up with,” said Tirzah Tucker of Cumberland Bank & Trust.
The 39th Annual Queen City Road Race will start at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 6 at Austin Peay State University’s Fortera Stadium. The event will include a 5K, 10K, and One Mile Walk/Run. Registration is available online now at CityofClarksville.com/QCRR.
“The City of Clarksville is serious about improving the health and fitness of our residents, and our Parks + Recreation Department leads the way by sponsoring activities like the annual Queen City Road Race,” Mayor Kim McMillan said. “It’s so important to engage young people in these fitness activities, and the T-Shirt Contest is a great way to accomplish that goal. I congratulate Shaniya, Gracey and Angely for their designs, and hope they participate in the race, too.”
For more on the Queen City Road Race Art Contest and to see pictures of the contest as well as the artwork, please follow Clarksville Parks and Recreation on Facebook.