So far the Relays welcomed 23,567 fans on Thursday and 39,904 on Friday. The three-day record currently stands at 114,194, established in 2006.
The all-time single-day attendance records:
Thursday — 25,189 (2005)
Friday — 39,943 (2006)
Saturday — 50,827 (2002)
By the way, Wesley Harris, scanning the crowd at his first Penn Relays, called the Relays’ “the Final Four of track.” Harris is working with the interview crew headed by Frank Bertucci and Alex ‘Boxman’ Searle (pictured). The interviewers include Jason Bodman, Dennis Culhane, Mike Fiscus, Dennis Flanagan, Lorenzo Johnson, John Kopp, Fiachra Malone, Jonathan Marshall, Jordean Matthews, Tyson McCloud, Terence McNeil, Ray Porreca, Jennifer Reardon and Victoria Thomas.