Rebecca Rethwisch  
Rebecca  Rethwisch

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Iowa City, Iowa

High School:
Iowa City HS

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
11/14/1992


04/14/2015

Gophers Honored at Golden Goldys

Becca Dyson and Rebecca Rethwisch were among the recipients of the 2015 Top Five Award

02/21/2015

Gophers Earn Four Titles at Parents Day Invite

Anne Ferguson, Devin Stanford, Agnes Esser and Audra Winter won events for Minnesota

02/18/2015

Gophers to Honor Seniors at Parents Day Invite

Minnesota hosts its final home meet of the 2015 season this Saturday

02/14/2015

Gophers Earn 16 Career Bests at Iowa State

Eight Gophers recorded career-best times in the 800m and mile at the Iowa State Classic

02/12/2015

Iowa State Classic Up Next for Gophers

Minnesota will compete at the Iowa State Classic and the St. Thomas Showcase this week

2015 Season - Indoor: Ran the 3,000m twice • placed 10th in the 3,000m in a season-best 10:45.41 at the Parents Day Invite.

2014 Season - Indoor: Ran two races • placed ninth in the 3,000m (10:41.30) at Parents Day Open • finished fifth in the 5,000m (18:49.17) at St. Thomas Showcase.

2014 Season - Outdoor: Ran three races • recorded a career-best time of 18:51.25 in the 5,000m and finished 10th at Hamline • placed 13th in the 5,000m (19:14.72) at Meet of the Unsaintly in 5,000m • finished fifth in the 10,000m in 38:55.77 at Hamline.

2013 Season - Indoor: Finished third in the 3,000m at the Parents Day Open (10:20.80) • took fifth in the 5,000m at the Jack Johnson Classic with a season-best time of 18:08.20.

2013 Season - Outdoor: Ran the 10,000m at the Drake Relays (37:19.53) • ran the 1,500m at the Meet of the Unsaintly (4:51.37).

2012 Season: Redshirted the 2011 cross country season and the 2012 indoor and outdoor track seasons.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Iowa City High School • high school coaches were Tom Mittman, Thos Trefz and Terry Coleman • cross country team placed second in the state of Iowa in her senior, junior and sophomore seasons • placed third individually in the state meet • four-year letterwinner in both cross country and track • also participated in show, jazz and concert choir • was in the drumline • National Honor Society member.

Personal: Born November 14, 1992 • majoring in Spanish, Portuguese and global studies • daughter of David and Ellen Rethwisch • has four sisters, Kate, Abby, Amanda and Mary, and one brother, John Paul • enjoys the ukelele, crepes, traveling and family.

Rethwisch's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
3,000m 10:20.80 Parents Day Open (2/16/13)
5,000m 18:08.20 Jack Johnson Classic (1/18/13)
Rethwisch's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
1,500m 4:51.37 Meet of the Unsaintly (5/4/13)
5,000m 18:51.25 Hamline (4/9/14)
10,000m 37:19.53 Drake Relays (4/25/13)