Italian pole vaulter Monica Aldrighetti looking forward to rest of freshman year

Feb 18, 2021 258

BY: Thomas Codo

It can be hard being away from home sometimes and not being able to see family in person.  However, Husker freshman pole vaulter Monica Aldrighetti has formed a second family and a second home in Lincoln, Nebraska. She said she has taken everything in stride and is excited to see what’s to come. 

“It's hard, but it’s been worth it,” Aldrighetti said. “I’ve met many beautiful people here. My roommates, teammates and classmates — it makes me feel like I’m home. Of course, I can always call home, video chat with my family and friends.”

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