Post Season Cross Country Program

2018 Post Season Cross Country Program

The Knoxville Youth Athletics Post Season Cross Country program is a five week endurance athletics program for boys and girls 3rd-12th grade.  The program gives young athletes an opportunity to experience competitive cross country running, and to give middle school and high school athletes a chance to extend their cross country season  against regional and national competition.

You must register online prior to your first practice (no exceptions).

  • Start Date:
    • 10/23/18 – Middle School and Younger
    • 10/30/18 – High School runners not running State
    • 11/5/18 – High School runners who ran State
  • Fees: $80 In addition to program fees, each athlete is also responsible for his or her meet entry fees, memberships (if needed) and travel fees.
    • Program fee includes KYA Jersey.

 

Footlocker National Finalists

Tony Cosey – Central HS – 91′

Christy Baird – West HS – 97′

Clint McKelvey – Maryville HS – 08′

Matthew Sonnenfeldt – West HS – 08′

Megan Ferowich – Catholic HS – 09′

Joanna Thompson – Catholic HS – 10′

Aaron Templeton – Hardin Valley Academy – 12′, 13′

Quinton McKinnish – Morristown West – 12′

Zach Long – Granger Co HS – 14′

Carter Coughlin – Webb School of Knoxville – 17′

Jake Renfree – Catholic HS – 17′

National Team Finalists (NTN)

Oak Ridge RC -07′

Program Coaches Have Guided Athletes who have

Won 31 Individual State HS Cross Country Championships

Won 6 Individual State MS Cross Country Championships

Qualified for the NCAA Cross Country Championships

Garnered NCAA All-American Honors

Represented the USA in International Cross Country Competition

Practice Site Location Practice Days and Times
Victor Ashe Park Meet at Picnic Shelter M thru TH / 4:30PM – 6:15PM
Springbrook Park – Alcoa Pavilion near Community Center Tennis Cts M thru TH / 4:30PM – 6:15PM
Farragut Library Pavilion M thru TH / 4:30PM – 6:15PM

Date Meet Age Groups Meet Location General Meet Info KYA Team Meet and Travel Info Sign Up / KYA Entries
11/10/2018 KYA Youth Time Trials ES-MS Runners Only Hardin Valley Academy Meet Info KYA Meet Entries Sign Up for Meet (KYA Athleties Only) Due 11/08/18
11/16/2018  Hoka One One Postal Nationals – Tennessee Presented by KYA High School Only Hardin Valley Academy Meet Info Meet Entries as of 11/16/18 (10 AM) KYA Sign up for Meet Due 11/15/18
11/17/2018 AAU District Championship ES-MS and HS Victor Ashe Park Meet Info KYA M&T Info – Important Online Meet Sign Up (KYA Athletes Only) Due 11/10/18
Current Meet Entries (as of 11/11/18)
11/24/2018 Footlocker South Regional ES-MS and HS Charlottle, NC Meet Info KYA M&T Info – Important Entry Blank (Do Not Enter Online) Due 11/16/18
Online Sign Up for Athlete Team Travel Due 11/16/18 Sample Completed Entry Blank
Online Sign Up For Parents / Coaches Rooms KYA Entries
12/1/2018 AAU XC Championships ES-MS and HS Victor Ashe Park Meet Info KYA Meet Entries Online Meet Sign Up (KYA Athletes Only) Due 11/22/18
Volunteer Sign Up KYA Entries

Tony Cosey
University of Tennessee
TN State HS Champ
Footlocker ’91
US Team World XC Champs
NCAA All-American
2000 Olympian

Christy Baird
University of Tennessee
TN State HS Champ
Footlocker ’97

Clint McKelvey
Duke University
Footlocker ’08
’11 US NACAC Team

Matt Sonnenfeldt
NC State University
TN State HS Champ
Footlocker ’08
All-ACC
NCAA All-Region

Joanna Thompson
NC State University
TN HS HS Champ
Footlocker ’10
NCAA All-Region
NCAA All-American

Megan Ferowich
Stanford University
TN State HS Champ
Footlocker ’09

Aaron Templeton
Furman University
TN State HS Champ
Footlocker ’12, ’13
NCAA All-Region

Zach Long
University of Tennessee
TN State HS Champ
Footlocker ’14
NCAA All-Region

Carter Coughlin
Wake Forest University
Footlocker All-American – 15th Place ’17

Jake Renfree
Footlocker All-American – 5th Place ’17

 

Program Contact Information

For Coaching and Team Questions:

For Registration, Meet Entry, Travel and Administrative Questions:

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