From the Daily Camera
Winning the women's road race at the collegiate cycling national championships over the weekend in Ogden, Utah, was a sweet victory for University of Colorado senior Heather Fischer and her family and friends.
In previous years, Fischer worked full time to pay for her education at CU. It didn't leave much time for training.
“I raced nationals off the couch last year, and it hurt, but I still finished in the top 20,” she said. “It's frustrating to hear that you have potential but never be able to realize it.”
Read more about the weekend, more CU racer's results and photos at the Daily Camera
It's been a good season for CU with their recent success at nationals by the triathlon team