Bill Olrich Jr. will run in Lexington's Bluegrass 10,000 on Monday. His father, Bill Olrich, who died of cancer in 2003, was a nationally acclaimed distance runner. Bill Olrich Jr. had a bout with Leukemia, but it is in remission. He plans to run in the 10K as a tribute to his father.
Bill Olrich Jr. will run in Lexington's Bluegrass 10,000 on Monday. His father, Bill Olrich, who died of cancer in 2003, was a nationally acclaimed distance runner. Bill Olrich Jr. had a bout with Leukemia, but it is in remission. He plans to run in the 10K as a tribute to his father.
Bill Olrich Jr. will run in Lexington's Bluegrass 10,000 on Monday. His father, Bill Olrich, who died of cancer in 2003, was a nationally acclaimed distance runner. Bill Olrich Jr. had a bout with Leukemia, but it is in remission. He plans to run in the 10K as a tribute to his father.

Cancer survivor running Bluegrass 10K as a tribute to his father

July 03, 2011 12:00 AM