Rachel Yates
Rachel Yates
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Stevensville, Md.
High School: Kent Island
Events: Sprint Free
Major: ILC-French and History

2017-18: Studied abroad during the spring semester ... Yellow Jacket Invitational: 13th in 400 free relay; 15th in 200 free relay and 400 medley relay; 26th in 50 free (26.54); 28th in 100 free (58.84); 37th in 200 free (2:16.81).

2016-17: CAC All-Academic Team ... First season on team ... CAC Championships: 4th in 200 free relay; 5th in 400 free relay; 11th in 100 free (57.07); 13th in 50 free (25.83) ... Yellow Jacket Invitational: 10th in 200 free relay; 11th in 200 medley relay; 16th in 400 free relay; 31st in 100 fly (1:08.80); 37th in 50 free (26.45) and 100 free (58.94).

Personal: Rachel Olivia Hardin Yates ... Dean's List (Fall '15, '16; Spring '16, '17) ... 2016 and 2017 St. Mary's Scholar ... Pi Delta Phi (French) ... Orientation Leader (2017).

Best SMCM Sports Moment: Waking up before the sun so we can welcome it from the pool as it slowly rises into the morning sky.