Faces of sports: Nancy (Farmer) Taubenheim

St. Cecilia's Nancy Farmer attacks the ball during a match
against Red Cloud in 1989.

The falls sports season used to be Nancy (Farmer) Taubenheim's favorite time of year.

As the first batch of high school volleyball matches begin tonight, the former St. Cecilia three-sports star and Hastings College All-American can't help but look back with fondness on her playing career.

"Volleyball was my passion," she said. "I always loved to run and I liked track, but when I became a sophomore in high school my focus and passion turned to volleyball. Yeah, it was very big part of my life that I devoted a lot of time to."

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