John Cook, who I had the honor to play for at Nebraska, will admit that if there is one thing that every freshman says when asked what their collegiate goals are, it is that they want to be a four-time All-American. I was no different. That was #1 on my list. To be honest, I […]
The day of her funeral I decided to quit my job and left Nebraska in 2015. Setting on the course I am now to love people, equip and inspire them to own who they are, and for women to feel empowered.
Nick Itkin is heading into his second season with the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. Most student-athletes use their inaugural season to get used to a new environment and learn what competition on a college level looks like. But Nick is not like “most student-athletes”. As a freshman, Nick became the ACC Men’s Foil Individual Champion, National Collegiate […]
The new college sports season is knocking hard on our front doors. Reason enough for us to have a closer look at the past season. In this article, we are going to set our timers back and review the national champions of the 2017/2018 season. Our review highlights first-time champions, record-breaking performances, and sheer dominance. […]
Coming from Canada, I had a limited knowledge of American college gymnastics. It wasn’t until my sophomore year of high school that a little web-searching made me realize that the NCAA was not only an option, but my desired destination. It presented a vital and challenging opportunity to balance the pursuit of my academic and […]
My name is Mara Griva. I am from Latvia (definitely google it if you are not sure where it is) and I was a student-athlete at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln from 2011 to 2013. Even though it seems like a fairly short period of time, during this time, some of the best memories were made. […]
Tennis is my go-to. I love the energy it allows me to express on and off the court. It’s more than a sport, it became an addictive lifestyle with all of the traveling, training, and experiences it presents. It taught me how to be adaptable and it improved my interpersonal communication skills, my determination, and […]