Courtney Frerichs, from Nixa, Mo., has the top time in the United States in the steeplechase and is likely to represent the United States in the 2016 Rio Olympics. The former UMKC runner is competing for New Mexico this season. Jesse Newell jnewell@kcstar.com
Courtney Frerichs, from Nixa, Mo., has the top time in the United States in the steeplechase and is likely to represent the United States in the 2016 Rio Olympics. The former UMKC runner is competing for New Mexico this season. Jesse Newell jnewell@kcstar.com

Missouri native and former UMKC athlete Courtney Frerichs chasing Olympic dream

May 27, 2016 05:50 PM