Former Husker Rhonda Blanford-Green has been included in the latest class of the Colorado High School Activities Association Hall of Fame (CHSAA).
Considered the finest female track athlete ever from Colorado, Blanford-Green was a three-sport athlete at Aurora Central, where she still holds the school records in the 100 and 200 meters. At Nebraska she was an NCAA champion in the indoor 55 meter hurdles and the 4×220 yard relay as well as an outdoor champion in the 100 meter hurdles and the 4×100 meter relay. Blanford-Green was also an undefeated Big Eight champion in the indoor and outdoor hurdles and an 11-time All-American. She still holds three individual NU school records and was part of four school-record relay teams.