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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. 

16 Flyers competed in 25 events at the National Junior Olympic Championships at Humble High School in Humble, Texas from Monday, July 21 to Sunday, July 27.  Flyer athletes placed in 7 of 25 events, including 4 silver and 2 gold.  National JO medalists were:
Rebekah Topham, 17-18G 800 meter run, 1st
Rebekah Topham, 17-18G 1500 meter run, 1st
Andy Vasquez, 15-16B 3000 meter race walk, 2nd
Katelyn Gochenour, 15-16G discus throw, 2nd
Katelyn Gochenour, 15-16G javelin throw, 2nd
Kennedy Gochenour, 15-16G javelin throw, 6th
Maximilian Murrell, 11-12B high jump, 2nd
The 2 gold and 4 silver medals were the most of any club in the region!  The 7 total medals tied with the Bellevue Breeze for the most medals in the region.  Complete Flyer results here.

19 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.)

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

27 Flyer kids competed in 53 events at the 2014 Nebraska and Iowa state track meets, winning a total of 29 medals, including 2 bronze, 4 silver, and 8 gold!

View 2013 Nebraska Association Track & Field and Cross Country Awards Banquet pictures here.

Upcoming events:
Saturday, December 13 - USATF National Junior Olympic Championships @ Whispering Pines Golf Course, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina - registration
Sunday, January 25, 2:00 p.m. - USATF Nebraska Association Youth Track & Field/Cross Country Awards Banquet @ DC Centre Banquet Facility, Omaha
Tuesday, June 30 to Sunday, July 5 - USATF National Youth Outdoor Championships @ Benedictine University, Lisle, Illinois
Thursday, July 9 to Sunday, July 12 - USATF Region 8 Junior Olympic Championships @ Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
Monday, July 27 to Sunday, August 2 - USATF National Junior Olympic Championships @ University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida
Saturday, Augut 1 and Sunday, August 2 - State Games of America @ Lincoln High School, Lincoln (enter on your own by June 1)

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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