Guthrie Cross Country: State Champs, again

  It was a running athletic director that came spreading the words: “We did it. We won.” It was an announcement from Gary Boxley to boys cross country head coach Clay Tarter that sent the Guthrie contingent into a state of cheering and hugging at Mitch Park, in Edmond, Saturday afternoon. The Guthrie Boys Cross Country team […]

Cates wins regionals; Jays finish second

  Senior Zach Cates is preparing for his last high school cross country race this coming Saturday when he and the Guthrie BlueJay Cross Country compete in the State Tournament. However, the senior will always remember his second to last race. Cates won the Class 5A regional, at O’Brian Park, in Tulsa Saturday afternoon with a time of 17:05.60. Teammate […]

Cross Country headed East for regionals

  Guthrie, McGuinness, and Deer Creek’s boys cross country teams have been joined together all season long, in Class 5A, but the Jays are separating from the pack this coming weekend. The third ranked Jays will run in the Class5A Tulsa regional, at O’Brian Park, with a start time of 2:45, Saturday, October 23rd. A season ago […]

Antlers run past Jays for conference

  It was expected to come down to a two-team race and it did, Tuesday afternoon, at the Suburban Conference Cross Country meet. The host school took advantage of their home course by narrowly escaping the Guthrie boys team by six points despite the Jays have four runners finish in the top seven. Deer Creek’s […]

Cross Country team falling into a pattern

  The Guthrie boys cross country team competed in their seventh event of the 2010 season at the Holland Hall Invitational this Saturday, and a clear pattern is starting to reveal itself. Class 5A will be a three-team race for the state championship later this month: Bishop McGuinness, Deer Creek, and the Jays. All three schools […]

Guthrie short-handed in Stillwater

  Despite missing one of their key components, the Guthrie boys Cross Country team competed well in the 4A/5A 3-mile run at the OSU Cowboy Jamboree last Saturday in Stillwater. The Jays were without the services of Zack Cates, who was out due to having his wisdom teeth removed. Cates is expected back this week in time for their […]

Watonga edges out Jays in Kingfisher

  The Guthrie boys cross country team placed two of the top three runners and four in the top 10 of the Kingfisher meet, but still fell short of winning the race for the second consecutive year. Watonga prevailed in the team competition by a narrow gap of three points. The Eagles Nigel Hampton came […]

Norman Classic brings the best out in Guthrie CC

The Guthrie Cross Country boys team took on a talented field in the OK Runner Norman Classic. The event drew over 20 teams, in multiple classes, for the 5k run. The Jays finished with two medalists and just missed out on a third. Overall, the team finished fifth with 117 points. Bishop McGuinness won the team […]

Jays defend CC title in Weatherford

The Guthrie boys Cross Country team was unable to defend last year’s Cottonwood Flats team win, but they were unable to defend their title in Weatherford this past Saturday. Despite winning by just 16 points over Weatherford, who last year finished second place 58 points behind the Jays, Guthrie picked up their first win of […]

Guthrie hosts competitive CC meet

When the Oklahoma High School Cross Country state championships roll around in late October there is a good chance several state championship teams and individual winners ran this past Saturday in the 13th Annual Guthrie Cottonwood Flats Invitational.  This year the meet was spread out to 10 races this season due to higher than normal […]