Yukon cross country

Yukon Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year: Elora Jones

When it comes to long-distance running for girls in Yukon, Elora Jones sets the pace. The Yukon sophomore was the top girls’ placer in every cross country meet the Millerettes competed in this season. Except for one, when Jones was injured by a stray dog during the race. Jones had the best placing in the…

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Yukon cross country coaches reflect on season

The Yukon cross country season came to an end last Saturday at the 6A state cross country meet in Edmond. Boys coach Matt Parent and girls coach Rodney Zimmerman gave their assessment of the 2018 season in a question and answer session. Here is what the two coaches had to say: Kyle Salomon: Rodney, how…

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Yukon cross country closes 2018 at state meet

It may have not been the full teams, but Yukon had a presence at the 6A state cross country meet Saturday in Edmond. Kolby Mccoy, Seth Cortez and Kohl Kimmel represented the boys as individual qualifiers, while Elora Jones and Avery Stanley represented the girls. Jones was the top placer for Yukon with a 32nd-place…

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Three Yukon boys, two girls advance to state cross country

For the first time in 13 years, the Yukon boys cross country team will not be competing in the 6A state cross country meet. The Millers finished one spot out of the state qualifiers Saturday at the 6A east regional cross country meet in Tulsa at Mohawk Park. Yukon took eighth and was seven points…

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Yukon cross country girls set to make splash at regional meet

It’s postseason time for cross country across Oklahoma and the Yukon girls cross country team will take its talents east Saturday to compete in the 6A east regional meet at noon at Mohawk Park in Tulsa. Yukon coach Rodney Zimmerman said having to go east for the regional meet will be a difficult task. “I…

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Yukon cross country teams take talents to Tulsa area

The Yukon cross country teams hit the road last Thursday to compete in the Ram Rendezvous at Mohawk Park in Tulsa. The Miller boys took third out of 18 teams and the Millerettes finished fourth out of 15 teams. Bentonville (Arkansas) finished as the team champion for both the boys and girls standings. For the…

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Yukon cross country leaves mark on Enduro Classic

For the second time this season, the Yukon cross country teams hosted their second meet at Woodson Park in Oklahoma City. This time around, it was the Enduro Classic on Thursday. The Miller boys had a strong day with a second-place finish out of 15 teams and the girls took fifth out of 11 teams.…

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Yukon cross country impresses in Moore

The Yukon cross country teams had a strong showing at the Moore Lions Cross Country Invitational on Thursday. The boys finished third out of 11 teams and the girls took fourth out of eight teams. On the boys’ side of the course, Noah Hanscom took fifth with a time of 17:52.3. Jonah Hanscom finished ninth…

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Yukon cross country competes in OK Runner Classic

The Yukon cross country teams headed south to compete in the OK Runner Classic last Friday in Norman. The Miller boys took 11th place out of 25 teams, while the Millerettes finished 14th out of 18 teams. Mustang took first place in the boys’ team standings, and Jenks grabbed first in the girls’ standings. Edmond…

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