Athlete. A triple-talented athlete in the sports of volleyball, basketball and track; this 1983 graduate of Beatrice High School ranks high on the list of best women athletes in the state. All-state in volleyball (178 ace spikes, 93 per cent server), she was also all-state in basketball, leading South all-stars to its first win in the Coaches All-Star Game. She was a gold medal champion in track in the 100-meter hurdles, never losing a hurdle race in the last three years of high school. An All-American volleyball player at the University of Nebraska, she led the Lady Huskers to their first NCAA volleyball final four appearance.Drafted by professional Minnesota Monarchs.