For the third straight year, the SUNY Potsdam mens basketball and womens hockey team participated in Walkin for Willz 5k run/walk.
The event, which was organized to raise funds for to help cure juvenile diabetes, took place last September 15.The Bears, other organizations and hundreds of other participants followed the route from Ives Park, through Clarkson Universitys campus and back to Ives. All funs funds raised by the walkers went to support the Juveniles Diabetes. The Walkin for Wilz event is named in honor of Billy Wilz Howlett, who in 2008 lost his battle against diabetes at the age of 20. In its five years, the run/walk has raised nearly $120,000 for the Central New York chapter of the JDRF.Research Fund (JDRF). (Submitted Photo)