Photo: York legends Ron Craker, Jim White, Marius Bakken, Donald Sage, Charlie Kern along with their legendary coach Joe Newton 

Illinois Distance High School Track Hall of Fame

Here are the all-time lists for Illinois high school distance runners. List organized by fastest times while in high school. Relay lists are by time/year performed.


Please contact Mike Newman ( for any missing athletes deserving to be on list. Please send proof of performance.

Last Updated December 2023