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Rachel McCloskey
Rachel  McCloskey

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Runnels, Iowa

High School:
Southeast Polk HS

Position:
Midfielder/Defender


12/09/2015

Big Ten Honors Gophers for Academics

Student-athletes from the University of Minnesota honored for performance in classroom

12/09/2015

Big Ten Honors Gophers for Academics

Student-athletes from the University of Minnesota honored for performance in classroom

07/08/2015

72 Gophers Earn B1G Distinguished Scholar Award

Nine Golden Gophers maintained a perfect 4.0 grade-point average during the 2014-15 academic year.

03/04/2015

Minnesota Set to Begin Spring Season

The Gophers will travel to NDSU on Saturday for first spring contest

11/10/2014

Three Gophers Earn B1G Postseason Honors

Roberts, McCloskey and Larrick earn conference awards

CAREER: 36gp, 4g, 0a, 8pts, 26sh, 8sog

2015 • SOPHOMORE SEASON • 22gp, 21gs, 1g, 0a, 2pts, 12sh, 4sog
Named Academic All-Big Ten • started for Minnesota in 21 out of the 22 games during the season • notched a goal in the Gophers’ win against Omaha (9/14).

2014 • FRESHMAN SEASON • 14gp, 3g, 1a, 7pts, 14sh, 4sog
Named to the 2014 Big Ten All-Freshman Team • started in fourteen of the Gophers' twenty-one games as a freshman • scored equilizer in Michigan loss (9/12) • recorded second goal of the season in Gophers 3-1 loss to Auburn (9/7) • made first collegiate appearance and tallied first career goal in Gophers 10-0 victory over Stetson (8/22). 

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB
Graduated early to join the Gophers in spring of 2014 from Southeast Polk High School • helped lead the Iowa Rush to the Iowa State Cup • honor student and also played varsity basketball in high school.

PERSONAL
Born Feb. 17, 1996 • daughter of Carin and Doug McCloskey • has one brother (Taylor) • sport management major with a minor in mass communications • enjoys hanging out with friends, outdoor activities and reading anything about nutrition and fitness.

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