Steve Oury (2023)
NLR Northeast High School, UA Fayetteville
Lakewood JHS: NLR City Champion in the Mile and 880-yeard runs – 1982. School Record holder at Lakewood JHS in the mile (4:43.2) and the 880 (2:03). Qualified for the Pepsi National 10K road race in New York City placing 6th in the 14-and-under age group.
NLR Northeast HS:
Competed in Cross-Country and Track at UA in 1985-1987.
Road Runners Clubs of America Male Runner of the Year for Arkansas in 2000.
Coaching Career: Bryant High School
To date Oury has coached 39 State Champion individuals or relay teams (including State Indoor, State Outdoor and Meet of Champions). Two of his athletes were Nike National Champions in the Pole Vault.(2007 & 2008). Oury was named the Arkansas All-Preps Track and Field Coach of the Year in 2015 and currently serves as Vice President of the Arkansas Track Coaches Association.