Post Season Cross Country

Post Season Cross Country


The Knoxville Youth Athletics Post Season Cross Country program is a five week endurance athletics program for boys and girls 11-18.  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.

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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′

National Team Finalists (NTN)

Oak Ridge RC -07′

Program Coaches Have Guided Athletes who have

Won 26 Individual State HS Cross Country Championships
Won 4 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

How to Qualify for the Team:  
There are no qualifying standards for cross country.  However this program is not for beginers and is designed to prepare partiicants to experience the next level in cross country.  This program is intended to provide expert instruction to those experienced cross country athletes wishing to perform on a regional and national level.

Program Fees: $80 In addition to program fees, each athlete is also responsible for his or her meet entry fees and travel fees.  Program fee includes KYA Jersey

Early Bird Discount: Sign up by October 5th and receive a $5 dollar discount! 

KYA Jersey: All participants must order a KYA jersey for your post season competitions.  Available for order the first week of the program.   Jersey cost is included in your program fee.  Orders will not be taken for anyone who has not paid their program fees.  To order please send email to Marty Sonnenfeldt at  (sizing – Must specify male or female = YM / AS / AM / AL/ AXL) Deadlne for ordering:

> Elementary and Middle School Runners – 10/28/16
> High School Runners – 11/9/16

KYA Apparel: For those who want some other apparel, check out the online store. Orders must be placed by the following dates to ensure delivery on time as there is about a 2 week lead time.

> 11/9/16



Program Director:
Bobby Holcombe
Program Director Knoxville Youth Athletics Cross Country Programs
Program Administrator – Contact
Marty Sonnenfeldt
Practice Locations /Schedule /Start dates:

Practice Site Location Start Date Practice Days and Times
Victor Ashe Park

Meet at Picnic Shelter 10/25/16 – Middle School and Younger
11/1/16 – High School runners not running State
117/16 – High School runners who ran State
M thru TH / 4:30PM – 6:15PM
Springbrook Park – Alcoa Pavilion near Community Center Tennis Cts Same M thru TH 4:30-6:15 PM
Farragut Library Park Meet at Pavilon closest to Library Same M thru TH 4:30-6:15 PM
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Special thanks to: Town of Farragut   Farragut Icon Green

How to Register for the Team:
Registration and program fee payment (Visa /Mastercard /Debit) must be made online at the link below.  You must register prior to practicing.



Meet / Travel Information:

Date Meet Meet Location General Meet Info KYA Team Meet and Travel Info

KYA Youth Cross Country Invite

ES-MS Runners Only

Victor Ashe Park


Meet Info

KYA M&T Info – Important

Sign Up for Meet (KYA Athletes ONLY) CLOSED

 KYA Meet Entries


 Hoka One One Postal Nationals – Tennessee 

presented by KYA

3200m – High School Only

Hardin Valley Academy Meet Info

 Meet Entries as of 11-18 (10 AM)

 Sign up for Meet (KYA HS Athletes Only)


Cross Country Coaches

Youth National Championships

ES-MS Runners Only

Angel Mounds State Park

Evansville, IN

Meet Info

 KYA M&T Info – Important

Online Meet Sign Up (KYA Athletes Only) CLOSED

Current Meet Entries (as of 11/13)


Footlocker South Regional

ES-MS and HS

Charlottle, NC

Meet Info

KYA Entries 

Do Not Enter Onlnne

See Entry Blank to 


KYA M&T Info – Important

Online Sign Up for Athlete Team Travel 

Online Sign Up For Parents Rooms 

Entry Blank (Do Not Enter Online)

 Sample Completed Entry Blank