Rachel Caughey
Rachel Caughey


Wayzata, Minn.

High School:
Wayzata High School


UMDT Travels to Mexico City

The Dance Team had the opportunity to send three team members and Coach Amber Jackson to Mexico City

Year On Team: 4th Year

Major: Elementary Education

High School: Wayzata High School

Previous Dance Team: Wayzata Trojet Dance Team

Previous Studio: The Dance Shoppe

Favorite Style of Dance: Jazz

Favorite Place on Campus: Dinkytown

Favorite Sport to Watch / Cheer For: Basketball

What made you want to dance at the University of Minnesota?: The University of Minnesota dance team has such an amazing program that I knew would push me and is the epitome of hard work and one love.

When / where did you first start dancing?: I started dancing at the age of 3 at Dance Shoppe.

What's something that most people don't know about you?: I went to a performing arts middle school, FAIR.

What non-dance accomplishment are you most proud of?: Making the Dean's List.

What do you like to do when you aren't dancing?: Hang out with my family and friends!

What is your favorite memory on this team?: Winning a double national championship for the third year in a row! So proud!

Do you have any tips for high school dancers who want to continue on in college?: Always be true to yourself and your love for dance. Confidence!


Watch Brick by Brick: "Border Battle"

11/25/2015 - Football

Look back at the win against Illinois and towards the Border Battle showdown Wisconsin in the latest episode.

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11/24/2015 - W. Basketball

Minnesota scored 22 points in the paint in the fourth quarter to come away with an 85-73 road win.

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11/25/2015 - W. Volleyball

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