Class of 1995
Inducted in 2017
Rebecca was inducted into the SHSAA Packer Sports Greats in 2017.
Rebecca received 10 letters for cross-country, basketball and track. She was named to the Nebraska Coaches All-State Cross-country team in 1992 and 1993. She was named to the NCA All Super State team in 1994. Rebecca medaled at the State Cross-country event all four years. She competed in the 3200m race, and set a school record and was District Champion in 1995. She set the school record in the 3200 meter.
After South, Rebecca walked on at UNL. She completed one varsity cross-country season, and then suffered a career-ending knee injury. She received her Bachelor’s Degree at UNO and then completed her Master’s Degree in counseling at the University of Oklahoma. She has taught inter-personal communications at community college. Rebecca also volunteers at church and for the Muscular Sclerosis Society.