Cornhusker Flyers

Club Information Updated!
Meet Schedule & Results Updated!
Nebraska Junior Olympics Updated!
National Junior Olympics
Cross Country

Coaches & Volunteers Updated!
Athlete Roster Updated!
Throwers Page Updated!
Flyer Family News Updated!
Haley Miller, Katelyn Gochenour,
Karen (Hutson) Ettleman, Neeia Cooperwood

Alumni Page Updated!
Hall Of Fame
Photo Album
Calendar Calendar
Flyer Store
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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. 

6 Flyers competed in 10 events at the National Junior Olympic Championships at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Florida from July 27 to August 2.  Our medalists include:
Maja Ahmann 15-16 Girls javelin throw, 116 3, 7th
Tyler Wilson 11-12 Boys discus throw, 93 8, 8th
Isabel Reutzel 11-12 Girls 1500 meter race walk, 9:05.66, 7th
Complete Flyer results here.

See the National Youth Ranking System to see how your 2015 season best marks rank nationally.

14 Flyer kids competed in 22 events at the 2015 Nebraska and Iowa state track meets, winning a total of 16 medals, including 3 bronze, 2 silver, and 4 gold!

27 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.)

View 2014 Nebraska Association Track & Field and Cross Country Awards Banquet pictures here and the Flyer award winners here.

Upcoming events:
Flyers: To sign up for a meet, go online or contact Brian Zimmerman before the entry due date/time shown.
Sunday, October 11, 3:00 p.m. - USATF Nebraska Association Youth Committee Meeting @ Northwest High School, Omaha
Saturday, December 12, 9:00 a.m. - USATF National Cross Country Championships @ Balloon Fiesta Park, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Monday, July 25 to Sunday, July 31, 2016 - USATF National Junior Olympic Championships @ California State University, Sacramento, California

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.

USATF video 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).

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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.

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If you have any questions, suggestions, or comments concerning the Flyers or the web-site, please send us an e-mail.  Thanks for visiting!

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