24 Oct '13, 5am

Road Runners Club of American Announces 2013 Roads Scholar® Class

Going into high school in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Nelson was focused much more on competing in other sports, such as volleyball, basketball, and especially swimming. Prior to her sophomore year, her high school coach convinced her to do both swimming and cross-country, helping Nelson discover that she had potential in distance running. Finishing second both her sophomore and senior year, and the winning state cross-country championship in 2006 showed her this was something she could do in college. Nelson decided to go to Iowa State University after being recruited by Coach Corey Ihmels. After some injuries and setbacks, she made a big jump in performance in 2011-2012 and gained All-American status in all three seasons, finishing 17th in cross-country, 4th indoors for 5K, and 4th in the 10K outdoor. She capped this season by running in the Olympic Trials in Eugene, Ore. In her ...

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