Fifth Annual OLLU Confetti 5K Run/Walk welcomed 600 participants

Approximately 600 runners/walkers participated in the Fifth Annual OLLU Confetti 5K Run/Walk on Saturday. Funds raised benefit scholarships for OLLU students.

President Diane Melby participated in the run. Mariachi sensation, six-year-old Mateo Lopez sang the National Anthem to kick off the event. Plus, Grup Folklorico de Bendeciones performed, and members of the Fiesta Flambeau Parade were on hand to help promote next year’s Fiesta San Antonio – the Confetti Run is a pre-Fiesta San Antonio event.

Jackie Baldazo, a member of OLLU’s competitive cheer team, took first place in her age category. See a full list of race award recipients: