Yukon track and field

SUNDOWN SHOWDOWN

At the Yukon Sundowner meet, the Millers and Millerettes found themselves placing high. The Millers scored 213 points to place first of seven teams at the meet. Edmond North took second with 144 points and Lawton placed third with 75 points. Yukon won the meet by taking a variety of events. The Millers took first…

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Yukon track and field closes season at state meet

By Michael Kinney Contributing Writer Tyler Dechant had high expectations heading into the 6A State Track and Field Championships. The Yukon junior envisioned walking away with hardware around his neck from the boys’ high jump and 110-meter hurdles competitions. Howver, Dechant did not earn the medals he wanted. Dechant placed third in the high jump…

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Hines signs with SWOSU

Yukon track senior Channa Hines signed a letter of intent Wednesday to do the pole vault competition for the Southwestern Oklahoma State track and field team. From left: mother Marla Hines, sister Chelsey Hines, sister Chalee Hines, coach Tim McMichael, Hines, coach Rodney Zimmerman, father James Hines and coach Clay Beddel. Photo/Kyle Salomon

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Yukon track and field teams send 21 to 6A state

The Yukon track and field team had 21 members qualify for the 6A state track and field championships Friday and Saturday at Miller Stadium. Twelve boys and nine girls made the cut after their performance at the regional meet Saturday at Putnam City. Yukon will compete in 13 events, including the boys’ 4×800-meter relay, boys’…

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Yukon track and field teams compete at conference meet

The Yukon track and field teams traveled to Moore Thursday and competed in the Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference Track and Field Championships. The Yukon boys took seventh out of 11 teams with 53 points. The Millerettes finished 10th out of 12 teams with 20 points. Kyla Davis took first place in the girls’ pole vault…

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Yukon hosts blustery track and field meet

By Kyle Salomon and Michael Kinney With Miller Stadium being the annual site for the Class 5A/6A track and field state championships, the Yukon Classic has become a mainstay for many schools across Oklahoma. Coaches want to bring their athletes to Yukon during the regular season to give them a taste of what the state…

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Yukon Track and field teams compete at Carl Albert

The Yukon boys and girls track and field teams competed in the Carl Albert Invitational Track and Field Meet last Thursday. The Millers took 10th place with 26 points and the Millerettes finished in 11th place with 24 points. Carl Albert won the boys’ team standings with 102 points and Moore took the top honors…

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