Rachel Rus
Rachel Rus
Year: So.
Hometown: Highland Heights, Ohio
High School: Mayfield
Event(s): Distance

2014-15: Academic All-OAC... part of the 4x400-meter relay team that placed seventh with a time of 4:17.77 at the OAC Outdoor Championships (April 24-25)... raced a personal-best in the 400-meter dash with a time of 63.38 at the OAC Indoor Championships (Feb. 27-28)... recorded a career-best in the 200-meter dash (28.42) at the Capital Classic/Rick Meindl Invite on Feb. 21

2013-14: Part of the 4x400-meter relay team that placed fifth in a time of 4:13.68 at the Ohio Athletic Conference Indoor Championships on Feb. 28-March 1 at Mount Union … recorded a career-best 1:08.99 in the 400-meter dash at the Fred Hardy Invitational on March 28-29 at the University of Richmond … tallied a personal record of 2:43.29 in the 800-meter run at the Amy Adams Memorial Invitational on March 22 at Muskingum … posted a personal-best time of 1:27.81 in the 500-meter run at the Capital Classic/Rick Meindl Last Chance Meet on Feb. 22 at the Capital Center … ran a career-best time of 30.34 in the 200-meter dash at the Joe Banks Invitational on Feb. 8 at Ohio Northern … registered personal records in the 1-mile run (6:39.41) and the 3,000-meter run (13:13.91) at the Capital Challenge on Jan. 11 at the Capital Center


Personal: Majoring in nursing ... parents are Colene and Ivan Rus ... competed in soccer, cross country and track and field at Mayfield High School ... was an all-conference honoree and scholar athlete at Mayfield ... career ambition is an ER nurse ... hobbies include running, reading and studying