Oldenburg Academy Boys Varsity Cross Country

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Curt Eckstein Named “Big 10 Freshman of the Year”

Curt Eckstein, a 2017 graduate, is now attending Purdue University and running for their cross country team. Eckstein was recently named Big 10 Freshman of the Year for XC! Purdue’s website had the following about Curt: “Curt Eckstein was the top freshman finisher in the men’s race at the Big Ten Championships with a 16th-place finish. Eckstein

Cross Country Senior Night

Last night Oldenburg’s cross country team celebrated its 3 seniors: Ian Dickey, Elie Heile, and Melissa Meneses. The girls team won the meet, and sophomore Mindy Eckstein came in first with a time of 22:17. Senior Ian Dickey came in second place for the boys team with a time of 19:17, and freshman Tyler Kuntz


Curt Eckstein wins state on October 29 for the first time in Oldenburg Academy boy’s cross country history! He was 27 seconds ahead of the second place runner. Great job Curt! After Curt was rewarded the town of Oldenburg celebrated with him back in the OA gym. Below is an article about Curt winning the

Curt Eckstein Sets a New PR!!

Curt Eckstein set a new record for his cross country career with a time of 14:34.2 in the semi-state race. He is currently third in the nation only behind by 2 seconds. His next and final race in the state tournament is Saturday, October 29 at 1:45 p.m. in Terre Haute, IN. Below is an

XC Sectionals

Oldenburg boy’s and girl’s cross-country team both qualified for regionals. Both teams placed 3rd at sectionals. East Central boys won sectionals with 53 points, Batesville placed 2nd with 66 points and Oldenburg place 3rd with 71 points. Curt Eckstein lead the boys team by placing 1st with an outstanding time of 14:51! Justin Fledderman placed

Semi-State Cross Country Qualifiers Representing OA

Justin Fledderman (senior), Curt Eckstein (senior), and Mindy Eckstein (freshman) are running at Shelbyville at 3:00 p.m. for the semi-state meet. Good luck to our fellow twisters!

XC Invitationals

Greensburg Invitational The Oldenburg Academy cross country teams competed in the Greensburg Invitational. The girl’s team finished 3rd out of 9 schools and the boys finished 3rd out of 10 schools participating in the meet. The girl’s team was led by Mindy Eckstein finishing in 7th out of 54 runners. She was followed by Elizabeth

St. Xavier XC Meet

Curt Eckstein breaks another course record at St. Xavier. To see pictures of the big day go to the following website. oh.milesplit.com

XC South Dearborn Invitational

Oldenburg Academy boy’s and girl’s cross-country team competed at South Dearborn Invitational. Both teams placed first in the small school division. This was a very competitive race with a lot of personal records. The boy’s team won with a score of 27. Curt Eckstein finished first, breaking another course record with a time of 15:18.