A Note from Bud James

As the 2012 Cross Country Season comes to an end I would like to thank everyone for a fine season. This particular team was very special in many ways. All of the teams that I have coached at U High have been the best kids at our school. This team was a wonderful example of […]

2012 State Meet

2012 State Cross Country Meet

The 2012 State Meet in Peoria was an outstanding day for U High as 6 of the runners had personal bests in the race. For the boys Freshman Jacob Meyer shattered his best running 16:13 for the 3 miles. Junior Max Volchenboum also ran his best by a bunch running 16:45. In the girls race […]

State Preview 2012

STATE CENTRAL: 2012 Cross Country October 31, 2012 The 2012 IHSA Boys & Girls Cross Country State Finals return to Detweiller Park in Peoria on Saturday, November 3, marking the 67th annual season of the boy’s state finals and the 34th of the girl’s state meet. All six races will unfold over the three-mile course […]


Cross Country Continues the Tradition

Congratulations to Cross Country for another spectacular season. The girls team qualified for state and we have 2 boys- Jacob Meyer and Max Volchenboum qualify individually. They continue the fine tradition of the teams I have had the honor of coaching. They carry the baton well. 19 Regional Championships 6 boys, 13 girls. 1 Sectional […]

Sectional Cross Country October 27, 2012

Congratulations to the cross country team for an excellent sectional meet on Saturday at Fenton. The girls team qualified for the state meet next week in Peoria with a 4th place finish out of 21 schools. The boys team finished 12th in their race. Sarah Curci led the way with a 4th place finish overall. […]