Friendly competition fuels Weigandt, Griva
Nebraska's Anna Weigandt won the triple jump at last season's Big Ten outdoor meet with a jump of 42 feet, 6 14 inches.
Posted: Thursday, January 10, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — Nebraska's Anna Weigandt was simply hoping she'd be able to keep up three years ago when the NU track and field coach announced that a heralded Latvian jumper was joining the Huskers.
Weigandt remembers coach Gary Pepin telling the squad that Mara Griva had Olympic potential.
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Thursday, January 10, 2013 12:00 am.