In the women’s half marathon, Team Nebraska had 4 women place in the top-10. Shannon Suing finished 2nd in 1:21:49. Kayte Partch finished in 6th place in 1:25:01. Breelan Kear crossed the finish to claim 8th place in 1:26:20, while Megan Thomas finished in 10th in 1:27:39. Kira Vincent was close behind in 11th place in 1:27:53. Also running the half were Jennifer Freeman (1:30:05), Alissa Krebs (1:32:04), Suzanne Higgins (1:34:46), Natalie Jetensky (1:37:19), Haleigh Riggle (1:38:41), Shawna Young (1:43:57), and Christina Elder (1:44:05).
Team Nebraska had only two athletes run the Lincoln Marathon. Todd Nott finished the 26.2 miles in 3:03:26 while Jeff Ahl finished in 3:30:44.
The Berkshire Hathaway Invest in Yourself 5K was held on May 3rd in Omaha. Team Nebraska went 1-2 on the men’s side, with Colin Morrissey edging out Luka Thor for the win in 15:30. Thor finished in 15:36.
Several Team Nebraska athletes ran the 119th Boston Marathon on April 20, 2015. Justin Mollak ran well to finish in 2:44:40. Michael Morrison finished in 2:54:36. Tim McGargill broke the 3-hour mark by finishing in 2:55:29. Theresa Gosnell was Team Nebraska's first female to finish, running 3:09:50. Jennifer Freeman finished in 3:14:35. Kim Jipp ran 3:32:45 in her second marathon. Shawna Young also ran well, finishing in 3:43:58.