Nebraska recruit Gerry aims to be best on gridiron, track
Washington High's Nate Gerry, a Nebraska football recruit, holds South Dakota's 100-meter dash record and has his eyes on the 200-meter mark.
Posted: Saturday, May 11, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — The impromptu dunk contest began after track practice one day, and Nebraska football recruit Nate Gerry needed a clincher jam.
That's when he noticed a practice hoop, angled like a pendulum about 20 feet above the floor so that the elevated backboard hung just above a corner of the floor, facing the main basket. Translation: the obvious prop.
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Saturday, May 11, 2013 12:00 am.