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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.
The 2018 Flyers track & field season has begun!
If you're ready to join for the summer,
here's what to do.
If you're not sure yet, then we invite you to attend a few
first (but please bring a completed
with you). If you have any questions about the Flyers, please feel free to ask any of our
Coaches & Volunteers.
We look forward to seeing you at practice!
(coaches/volunteers listed are unable to attend)
All practices at Millard South High School, 149th & Q, starting at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday practices will begin with a team/parent meeting.
|Thursday, April 19
||Monday, April 23
||Wednesday, April 25
||Thursday, April 26
||Monday, April 30
|Coach Lisa Charles
Cornhusker Flyers apparel is now available for purchase! Go to our Flyer Store page for more information.
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
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.)
National Youth Ranking System
to see how your
2017 season best marks
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!
Flyers: To sign up for a meet, go
Brian Zimmerman before the entry due date/time shown.
|Saturday, May 5, 8:30 a.m. -
Wings of Omaha Track Club Invitational @
Northwest High School,
Omaha (entries due Tuesday, May 1, 11:59 p.m.)
|Saturday, May 12, 11:00 a.m. -
Lincoln Youth Track Club Invitational @
Lincoln High School,
Lincoln (entries due Tuesday, May 8, 11:59 p.m.)
|Saturday, May 19, 8:00 a.m. -
South Dakota Youth Invitational @
Harrisburg High School,
Harrisburg, South Dakota (enter on your own by Saturday, May 12)
|Sunday, May 20, 8:00 a.m. -
Boys & Girls Club Jaguars Track Club Invitational @
Boys & Girls Club of the Midlands,
Omaha (entries due Tuesday, May 15, 11:59 p.m.)
|Tuesday, June 26 to Sunday, July 1 -
USATF National Youth Outdoor Track & Field Championships @
The College at Brockport,
Brockport, New York (entries due Saturday, June 16, 11:59 p.m.)
-- stipend standards
|Thursday, July 5 to Sunday, July 8 -
USATF Region 8 Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships @ Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa (entries due Monday, June 25, 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.
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!