2015: Alternated among the 2V8, V4 and 3V8 during the campaign … started as a member of the 2V8 against Clemson and Boston University and helped the crew place fourth in both races with times of 6:56.82 and 7:02.70 … helped 2V8 advance to the Jackie Ann Stitt Hungness Grand Final at the San Diego Crew Classic by placing third in the preliminary heat in 8:06.96 … group finished sixth in the grand final … part of the V4 for three races at the Clemson Invitational against seven ranked squads as the crew finished seventh (8:09.2), sixth (8:00.3) and seventh (8:03.0) … at the ACC Championship was a member of the 3V8 and helped the boat place fourth in its preliminary heat (7:22.0) and second in the Petite Final (7:10.8).
2013-14: Began the year as a member of the 2V4 at the season-opening Cardinal Invitational, as the boat finished in 7:53.08 during the morning session and 7:58 during the afternoon session … also joined the 3V8 during the Cardinal Invitational, helping the boat to a time of 7:34.28 … a key part of the 3V8 that finished first out of seven boats at Clemson, topping Iowa, two Kansas squads, Clemson, Buffalo and Purdue … Blue Devils finished in 7:16.7, nearly two seconds ahead of Iowa.
2012-13: An ACC Academic Honor Roll selection ... rowed with the 2V8 that placed fourth at the ACC Championships ... rowed with the V4 that posted the third-fastest time in school history for that race, clocking a 7:20.1 at the Clemson Invitational ... a member of the V4 that advanced to the Grand Final of the Jessop-Whittier Cup ... helped the V4 take second in the second race of the Cardinal Invitational.
High School: Three-year letterwinner at Boston Latin School in Boston, Mass. ... rowed at Boston Latin from freshman to junior years before joining Community Rowing Incorporated during the summer of her junior year ... with CRI, rowed in the three-seat in the V8 and placed second at the regional championships ... took sixth at the Youth National Championships in Oak Ridge, Tenn. ... took second in the Club National 2012 Championships in the V8 ... member of the US Rowing Junior National CanAmMex Team ... also a three-year letterwinner on the volleyball team as a middle hitter ... member of the National Honor Society and Boston Scholar Athlete Zone ... a counselor and tutor for the August Scholars Program ... received the Modern Prize all four years for receiving no grade lower than a B-.
Personal: Born Rachel Martha Wolsfelt on June 18, 1994 in Boston, Mass. ... daughter of Robert Wolsfelt and Nancy Ludwig ... has a sister, Hanna.