Edinboro Student Running Across County to Raise Money for Cancer Research

Published 07/30 2014 05:13PM

Updated 07/30 2014 05:29PM

July 30, 2014 - An Edinboro University student is running across the country for a good cause.

Garth Watson passed through Edinboro today on his run that's taken him from California to Pennsylvania and onward to New York.

He's doing the run to raise money for cancer research.

His journey started May 11th with a fundraising total of $10,000.

So far he's raised more than $7,000 for Stand Up to Cancer.

Watson runs anywhere from 30 to 40 miles a day.

He hopes to reach his $10,000 fundraising goal by the time his run is complete.

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