5/2/2013 1:45:00 PM Diabetes fundraising walk was a "kick"
by Sue Sullivan
There were 93 elementary students who participated in the nineth annual Cannon Falls Elementary Walk for Diabetes on Friday, April 26.
More than $13,700 was raised for the American Diabetes Association.
Molly Thomforde was the top fundraiser this year with $3,120. Loden Bell with brother Caden Bell each raised $1,175 and Anna Schroeder raised $1,125. Sierra Banks, Tessa Banks, Madison Peters, Abby Breuer, Lexy Banitt, and Madelyn Meyers wrapped up as the top ten fundraisers.
Football Gophers head coach Jerry Kill made a cameo appearance at the fieldhouse, where fourth grader Loden Bell and fifth grader Vanessa Peer won the boys and girls respective football kick competition.
Coordinator of the event, Lynn Wolter stated, "The kids had a lot of fun."