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.

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