Racing Updates

Hey Drew Keefer, What is Cross Country to You?

Aug 17, 2019

1) When you hear the words cross country, what feelings and emotions come to mind? It brings back memories of the best years of my life. Miles and miles of hard work all in the name of the team. Those memories become infinitely more special now that I’m no longer able to run. 2) In…

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Distance Track Night – 08.02.19

Aug 5, 2019

On Friday, August 2nd, LRC Nebraska held the first ever Distance Track Night in conjunction with Elkhorn High School Cross Country. With 47 registrants, it was a night full of distance running, despite only hosting the (true) mile, 5k and competitive 5k events. Full results for the event can be found HERE. As far as…

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Meet the Athlete: Carston Dammann

Jul 10, 2019

Name: Carston Dammann  Age: 24  Place of Birth: Rochester, MN  High School: Lake City High school  College: Gustavus Adolphus College  Major/Minor: Chemistry major  Where do you currently live?: Askarben village (60th St.)  Occupation/Degree you are working towards: Medical degree  How long have you been and LRC-Nebraska member?: About 1 week now  How long have you been running competitively?: Since Junior year of high school  What excites…

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2019 Lincoln Running Company Mile

Jul 8, 2019

PC: Tracy Hoffman Our team name sake race was on Sunday morning.  The 28th Annual Lincoln Running Company Mile had record turnout and one of the deepest fields in a long time.  Featuring the men’s and women’s elite races, age/gender based heats went off every 15 minutes starting at 8am. Runners enjoyed the relatively cool…

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Meet the Athlete: Megan Billington

Jul 6, 2019

Name: Megan Billington Age: 22 Place of Birth: Grand Island, Nebraska High School: Grand Island Northwest College: University of South Dakota Major/Minor: Exercise Science and Sport Management with a Minor in Coaching Where do you currently live?: Grand Island, NE Occupation/Degree you are working towards: I am currently working as an intern at the Grand…

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Meet the Athlete: Tony Rost

Jul 2, 2019

Name: Tony Rost  Age: 26  Place of Birth: Lincoln, NE  High School: Centennial Public School (Utica, NE)  College: Kansas State University, University of Nebraska Medical Center, University of Nebraska at Omaha  Major/Minor:   K-State: Major in Kinesiology and minor in Leadership Studies  UNMC: Doctorate of Physical Therapy  UNO: Master in Business Administration  Where do you currently live?: Omaha. We don’t coast I guess.  Occupation/Degree…

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Meet the Athlete: Tessa Stoltenburg

Jul 2, 2019

Name: Tessa Stoltenburg  Age: 25  Place of Birth: Watertown, South Dakota  High School: Watertown High School  College: South Dakota State University  Major/Minor: Majors in Exercise Science and Human Biology  Where do you currently live?: Sioux Falls, SD but moving to Omaha before August!  Occupation/Degree you are working towards: Physician Assistant   How long have you been and LRC-Nebraska member?: I recently joined on June…

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Meet the Athlete: Clay Simpson

Jul 1, 2019

Name: Clay Simpson  Age: 22  Place of Birth: Lincoln, NE  High School: Pius X High School (Go Bolts of course)  College: Division III’s finest, Nebraska Wesleyan University  Major/Minor: Sports management major, minors in business and marketing  Where do you currently live?: Lincoln, NE  Occupation/Degree you are working towards: I am currently interning at the Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau working on their sports…

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Meet the Athlete: Emily Berzonsky

Jun 30, 2019

Name: Emily Berzonsky  Age: 22  Place of Birth: Lafayette, Indiana  High School: Lincoln Southwest High School  College: South Dakota State University (SDSU), University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)  Major/Minor:   SDSU – Community & Public Health with Health Communication and Professional Writing minors  UNMC – Master of Public Health with an emphasis in Public Health Administration and Policy  Where do you currently live?: Omaha, NE  Occupation/Degree you are…

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