Rachel Edwards
Rachel Edwards

Hometown:
Eden Prairie, Minn.

High School:
Eden Prairie HS

Last College:
Northwestern

Position:
Distance


04/13/2013

Gophers Win Five Events, Loberg Wins High Jump Crown

Minnesota swept the top-five spots in the 1,500-meter run with Laura Docherty taking first.

02/16/2013

Gophers Win Eight Events, Recognize Seniors at Parents Day Open

Minnesota hosted its final home meet of the season.

2013 Season - Indoor: Season-best mile time of 5:13.66 came at the Parents Day Open • seventh in the 3,000 meters at the Northwest Open (10:52.57). Outdoor: Fourth in the steeplechase at the Meet of the Unsaintly (11:32.35).

At Northwestern (2008-11): Big Ten Distinguished Scholar • Academic All-Big Ten.

Personal: A graduate of Eden Prairie High School • born November 10, 1989 • daughter of Bruce and Jeanne Edwards • has a brother, Jesse • earned her bachelor's degree at Northwestern • pursuing a Ph.D. in biomedical engineering.

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Welcome Two New Staff Members

8/23/2016

Director of operations Lyndsey Thorpe and athletic trainer Sarah Wambheim have joined the Gopher Athletics staff.

Spotakova Earns Olympic Bronze in Javelin

8/18/2016

Gophers All-American Barbora Spotakova threw 64.80m in to place third in the javelin at the Rio Olympic Games.

Gophers to Visit Minnesota State Fair

8/17/2016

Golden Gopher teams and coaches are scheduled to appear at the Minnesota State Fair Aug. 29-31.

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