Rachel Sartor  
Rachel Sartor

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Princeton Junction, N.J.

High School:
West Windsor Plainsboro South

Position:
Varsity


05/29/2013

Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals

05/28/2013

Drozynski Earns All-Region Honors, Eight Named Scholar Athletes

She becomes the sixth Gopher all-time to earn the distinction.

05/13/2013

Braak Named Rowing MVP at Annual Team Banquet

Miller, Windsor named team captains for the 2013-14 season.

04/12/2013

Gophers Open Big Ten Season at Iowa

Minnesota will face the host Hawkeyes and Louisville during the event.

03/26/2013

Minnesota's First Varsity Eight Earns Second Big Ten Honor

The Gophers' 1V8 has been named Big Ten Boat of the Week twice this season.

2011-12 • Junior Season: CRCA National Scholar Athlete ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... Competed with the First Varsity Eight throughout the season ... Defeated Buffalo and Kansas and competed against Virginia and Duke at the Oak Ridge Invitational (3/17-18) ... Defeated Indiana at the Big Ten Double Dual (4/7) ... Raced in the Virginia Invitational (4/14-15) ... Raced against Wisconsin in the Home Dual vs. the Badgers (4/29) ... placed fifth at the Big Ten Championships (5/13).

2010-11 • Sophomore Season: Letterwinner • CRCA Scholar Athlete • Academic All-Big Ten • sat bow for the Gophers' First Varsity Eight at the Big Ten Championships (5/15) • sat bow with the 1V8 against Wisconsin (5/1) • raced with the 1V8 at the Charles River Challenge (4/17) and the Double Duals against Michigan and Michigan State (4/9).

2009-10 • Freshman Season: Letterwinner ... sat bow in the Second Varsity Eight at the South/Central Sprints (5/16) ... sat bow in the Gophers' 2V8 at the Big Ten Championships (5/1) ... sat bow and helped the 2V8 to a dual win over Kansas (4/24) ... member of the 1V8 that competed at the Lake Natoma Invite (4/18) ... competed with the 1V8 at the Double Duals against Iowa and Louisville (4/10) ... raced with the 1V8 at the Tennessee dual (3/20) ... competed with the 1V8 at the Head of the Lake (11/8) ... finished second overall with the 1V8 at the Head of the Iowa (10/25) ... also raced in a Varsity Four boat at the Head of the Iowa ... also helped the 1V8 win the Women's Collegiate 8+ at the Head of the Mississippi.

Previous Rowing Experience: Competed with the Mercer Lake Juniors program ... began rowing in 2007 ... with the Mercer Junior Rowing Club, won the Varsity Four at the 2009 Northeast Mid-Atlantic Regional Regatta ... placed second in the Varsity Four at Club Nationals in 2009 ... lettered one year in rowing.

Personal: A 2009 graduate of West Windsor Plainsboro High School South ... multiple-sport letterwinner ... lettered four letters in swimming, three in volleyball and one in track ... National Honor Society and National Spanish Honor Society member ... earned two sportsmanship awards in high school in volleyball and swimming ... born November 1, 1990 ... daughter of Mark and Kay Sartor ... has a younger sister, Elyse ... plans to major in kinesiology.