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Welcome to the home page of the
CORNHUSKER FLYERS TRACK CLUB
The Cornhusker Flyers are a USA Track & Field
Nebraska Association member youth club,
offering an opportunity for boys and girls ages 18 and younger in the
Omaha metropolitan area to participate in the sports of track & field
and cross country. Our track & field season runs from April
to July and our cross country
season runs from September to December. To learn more about the Flyers track program, see our
Club Information page.
(coaches/volunteers listed are unable to attend)
All June and July practices at Millard North High School, 144th & Pacific, starting at 8:00 p.m.
|Monday, June 25
||Wednesday, June 27
||Thursday, June 21
||Monday, July 2
||Tuesday, July 3
62 Flyers competed in 169 events at the
Nebraska Junior Olympic Championships
at Bryan High School in Omaha on Saturday, June 16 and Sunday, June 17.
Flyer athletes won 71 medals, including 13 bronze, 16 silver, and 9 gold.
Nebraska JO champions were:
here. Thank you to all the parents, athletes, and coaches for volunteering to work at the meet!
• Maryah Godwin, 17-18 Girls 100 meter hurdles
• Mildred Young, 17-18 Girls shot put
• Jordan McDonald, 17-18 Girls discus throw
• Eliana Akough, 15-16 Girls shot put
• Eliana Akough, 15-16 Girls hammer throw
• Ava Akough, 13-14 Girls shot put
• Elle Heckenlively, 11-12 Girls shot put
• Katharine Beachler, 11-12 Girls discus throw
• Elle Heckenlively, 11-12 Girls aero-javelin throw
Cornhusker Flyers apparel is now available for purchase! Go to our Flyer Store page for more information.
National Youth Ranking System
to see how your
2018 season best marks
32 former Flyers
are competing in track & field, cross country, and other sports at colleges and
universities across the country. (If any names are missing,
let us know.)
Flyers: To sign up for a meet, go
Brian Zimmerman before the entry due date/time shown.
|Tuesday, June 26 to Sunday, July 1 -
USATF National Youth Outdoor Track & Field Championships @
The College at Brockport,
Brockport, New York (Flyer entries by
-- stipend standards
|Thursday, July 5 to Sunday, July 8 -
USATF Region 8 Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships @
Iowa State University,
Ames, Iowa (entries due Saturday, June 30, 11:59 p.m.)
|Saturday, July 21, 7:30 a.m. -
Cornhusker State Games @
Lincoln High School,
Lincoln (enter on your own by Friday, July 6)
|Monday, July 23 to Sunday, July 29 -
USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships @
North Carolina A&T State University,
Greensboro, North Carolina (entries due Friday, July 13, 11:59 p.m.)
-- stipend standards
|Saturday, December 8 -
USATF National Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships @
Rancho San Rafael Regional Park,
Reno, Nevada (entries due Wednesday, November 28, 11:59 p.m.)
Look in our Calendar
page for dates, times, and sites of upcoming Flyer practices, meets, and other special
events. When possible, any postponement or cancellation information will
appear on our home page as it becomes available.
The Cornhusker Flyers have their own Smartphone App! It'll keep you up-to-date with your favorite team's news, events, results, and much more.
To get the full features of your team's App, you need to download Team App onto your smartphone. Download Team App here (http://teamapp.com/app).
Its 100% FREE! Launch Team App and search for Cornhusker Flyers. Then:
1. Sign-up to Team App. You'll be sent an e-mail to confirm your registration.
2. Search for your club's App and request access to group(s) that apply to you.
If you don't have a smartphone, go to https://cornhuskerflyersxc.teamapp.com. Questions? Contact Flyers coach
14 Flyers competed in 27 events at the USATF National Junior Olympic Championships
at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas from Monday, July 24 to Sunday, July 30.
Many events had 40 or 50 or sometimes 60 kids compete, so just finishing in the top 20 is an accomplishment.
Our top 20 finishers:
• Sophia Scott, 9-10 Girls mini-javelin throw, 86’ 9”, 4th place
• Ava Akough, 11-12 Girls shot put, 32’ 1”, 13th
• Eliana Akough, 15-16 Girls discus throw, 115’ 7”, 15th
• Kennedy Gochenour, 17-18 Girls javelin throw, 113’ 5”, 16th
• Tyler Wilson, 13-14 Boys discus throw, 137’ 10”, 17th
• Jackline Paul, 13-14 Girls triple jump, 33’ 6”, 19th
• Ian Klimowicz, 13-14 Boys triple jump, 37’ 5¼”, 20th
Congratulations to all the competitors for getting this far! Complete Flyer results here.
8 Flyer kids competed in 12 events at the 2017
Nebraska state high school track meets, winning a total of 7 medals!
Two Flyer athletes are in a
USA Track & Field promotional video:
Alexandria Gochenour (at 1:17, 2:30, and 4:37) and McKayla Roberts (2:20).
See where kids can eat free (or almost free) in the Omaha metropolitan area.
Attention: ex-Flyer athletes and coaches! Our
Flyer Family News page features
an Alumni Profiles section.
Let your old Flyer friends know what you're up to by sending in news about yourself.
look both ways
before crossing the long jump runway.
Beat the winter blahs here.
If you have any questions, suggestions, or comments concerning the Flyers or the web-site,
please send us an
e-mail. Thanks for visiting!