When Amanda Vorthmann set her goals for 2013 not even she had any idea it would be this good.
"I'm suprising myself, because when we were at Whitchita St. and my old coaches were there, they all said I've become so much faster, leaner, almost a completely different athlete," Vorthmann said. "I was not expecting to break records, I had a couple records I was eyeing, but I didnt think I would be eyeing as many as I have."
Starting a new season with half of your team consisting of freshmen new to campus generally means you'll have some struggle and an adjustment period before you can expect any success. Yet the feeling around the UNO women's cross country team is anything but uncertain.