CASC signs first runner to cross country program
By CRAIG HALL
Heavener senior Nathan Binns signed to run cross country and track with the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma on Wednesday afternoon.
Binns is the second senior to sign with a college to run track after state cross country champion Barbara Johnson signed with East Central University.
“I am …
SHAWNEE—Heavener’s Barbara Johnson won the state 3A cross country championship on Saturday.
Johnson ran down and passed Marietta’s Mandy Sykora near the finish line to win Heavener’s first cross country state championship.
After finishing fourth in the regional last week, Johnson ran a time of 11:53.81 to by less than a second …
HENRYETTA—Wister’s boys qualified for the state cross country meet while four Heavener runners also advanced to the state meet at Saturday’s regional meets at Henryetta.
Wister’s boys finished seventh in the 2A regional to qualify while Kolton Lynn was second with a time of 17:34.4. Other Wister runners were Mason Goforth …
GREENWOOD, Ark.—Heavener’s cross country teams captured first place in both races Saturday at the Greenwood meet.
Nathan Binns finished first and set a personal best for the Wolves while Barbara Johnson also won fast and ran her third best time of the year.
Also for the Wolves, Maliek Lira was third while …
MANSFIELD, Ark.—Four of the seven Heavener cross country runners that took part in the Mansfield meet on Saturday medaled.
For the Lady Wolves, Barbara Johnson finished first and Iris Martinez was 10th. Nathan Binns was fourth for the Wolves with Malik Lira ninth.
Heavener is back in action Saturday at the Chile …
POTEAU—The Poteau girls and Stilwell boys won the 2016 Pirates Cross Country Festival on Saturday at Twyman Park.
Poteau’s girls were first followed by Stilwell, Heavener and Atoka while Stilwell’s boys finished ahead of Clayton and Poteau, which was third.
Despite getting lost on the course, Heavener’s Barbara Johnson easily took first …
OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City University has elevated Matt Aguero into its men’s and women’s cross country and track & field head-coaching position.
Aguero takes over the Stars after Conor Holt left to become the cross country and track & field coach at Northwood (Mich.). Oklahoma City has won the past …
DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Mississippi learned last season it’s a huge honor and lots of fun to play in one of the major bowl games.
The Rebels also found out how embarrassing it is to get blown out on such a big stage.
So No. 16 Ole Miss …
HENRYETTA—Heavener’s cross country teams qualified four runners for next week’s state meet at Shawnee at Saturday’s regional meet.
The Lady Wolves finished sixth at the regional meet. Barbara Johnson was sixth with a time of 13:12.4 while Iris Martinez finished ninth at 13:36.5.
Nathan Binns came in 15th for the Wolves with …