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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.
29 Flyers competed in 70 events at the
Region 8 Junior Olympic Championships
at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa from Thursday, July 9 to Sunday, July 12.
Flyer athletes placed in 30 of 70 events, including 6 bronze, 6 silver, and 8 gold.
Region 8 medalists were:
Complete Flyer results here.
|• Kenton Kobza, 17-18B shot put, 51' 2¼", 2nd
• Liam Hennessy, 17-18B shot put, 50' 0", 3rd
• Kenton Kobza, 17-18B discus throw, 157' 1", 2nd
• Liam Hennessy, 17-18B discus throw, 154' 5", 3rd
• Liam Hennessy, 17-18B javelin throw, 127' 8", 4th
• Ryan Sanchez, 17-18B javelin throw, 123' 1", 5th
• Liam Hennessy, 17-18B hammer throw, 179' 6", 1st
• Kayla Ney, 17-18G high jump, 4' 11", 3rd
• Kes Burke, 17-18G hammer throw, 130' 7", 1st
• Aaron English, 15-16B high jump, 5' 10¾", 2nd
• Haley Miller, 15-16G long jump, 15' 8¾", 3rd
• Haley Miller, 15-16G triple jump, 35' 3¼", 3rd
• Kennedy Gochenour, 15-16G discus throw, 117' 1", 3rd
• Maja Ahmann, 15-16G discus throw, 101' 7", 4th
• Maja Ahmann, 15-16G javelin throw, 115' 4", 1st
|• Kennedy Gochenour, 15-16G javelin throw, 110' 11", 2nd
• Kennedy Gochenour, 15-16G hammer throw, 75' 7", 1st
• Grace Lamski, 13-14G 800 meter run, 2:31.71, 4th
• Tyler Wilson, 11-12B shot put, 32' 2", 3rd
• Tyler Wilson, 11-12B discus throw, 89' 11", 1st
• Tyler Wilson, 11-12B mini-javelin throw, 106' 3", 2nd
• Molly McBride, 11-12G 3000 meter run, 12:18.47, 5th
• Isabel Reutzel, 11-12G 1500 meter race walk, 9:24.08, 1st
• Katharine Beachler, 9-10G shot put, 19' 3½", 4th
• Katharine Beachler, 9-10G mini-javelin throw, 58' 5", 2nd
• Sebastian Reutzel, 8&UnB 1500 meter run, 6:54.56, 5th
• Grace Fixley, 8&UnG 800 meter run, 3:22.49, 5th
• Grace Fixley, 8&UnG 1500 meter run, 7:04.09, 4th
• Sophia Scott, 8&UnG shot put, 18' 8", 1st
• Sophia Scott, 8&UnG mini-javelin throw, 49' 6", 1st
All Flyer athletes, coaches, and their immediate families are invited to attend the
Cornhusker Flyers Track & Field Awards Night
on Sunday, August 23, 6:00 p.m. in the
Ralston High School
cafeteria. Please RSVP on Brian Zimmerman's
web site by Tuesday, August 18, 11:59 p.m.
See a list of award winners here.
National Youth Ranking System
to see how your
2015 season best marks
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
and the Flyer award winners
Flyers: To sign up for a meet, go
Brian Zimmerman before the entry due date/time shown.
|Monday, July 27 to Sunday, August 2 -
USATF National Junior Olympic Championships @
University of North Florida,
Jacksonville, Florida --
funding standards --
|Saturday, August 1 and Sunday, August 2 -
State Games of America @
Lincoln High School,
Lincoln -- volunteer --
|Saturday, December 12 -
USATF National Cross Country Championships @
Albuquerque, New Mexico
|Monday, July 25 to Sunday, July 31, 2016 -
USATF National Junior Olympic Championships @
California State University,
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.
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please send us an
e-mail. Thanks for visiting!