WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Taking on the top athletes in her sport adds even more excitement red-shirt senior Rebekah Topham.
“I think for me like I really love championship season. I really love when you don’t have to worry about times, and you get out there and compete,” says Topham.
Six all-conference honors later, an All-American title and now the Greater Wichita Sports Commission College Female Athlete of the year, you could say Topham has had a pretty striking season.
“I knew it would be possible, but I also wasn’t trying to get my hopes up that I was going to get it.”
The Shocker is now the second All-American Women’s 3000 Steeplechase runner in school history and hopes to continue to run with the mindset that her race in the world of track actually just the beginning.
“Like I totally want to run professional. That’s the whole goals, so I just need to improve.”