Rachel Schrader
Rachel Schrader
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bolivar, Mo.
High School: Bolivar HS
Position: Distance

2012: A All-MIAA, All-Central Region and Academic All-American Honoree as a junior, Schrader finished 6th at the MIAA Championships where she finished the 6k course in 22:43.18 helping the Lions win the MIAA Championship...Was the Lions top finisher at the Central Regional where she finished 11th earning All-Region honors finishing the 6k course in 21:46.30 helping Southern finish fourth...Was also the Lions top finisher at the NCAA Championships finishing 66th overall completing the 6k course in 21:48.10...Finished 16th at the Southern Stampede where she ran the 5k in 18:13.18...Was the Lions top finisher at the OSU Cowboy Jamboree finishing 23rd covering the 5k in 18:55.94. 

2011: A USTFCC Coaches Association All-Academic Team selection, Schrader earned All-Region honors taking 14th at the South Central Regional Championships covering the 6k course in a time of 22:20.6....earned All-MIAA honors with her 9th place finish at the MIAA Championships, helping the Lions finish second in the team race....took 7th at the Jackling Jocks Invite covering the 5k course in 18:38...finished 9th overall at the season-opening Arkansas Invitational covering the 4k course in 15:09.03...

2010: Earned All-MIAA honors after finishing 12th at the MIAA Championships in Hays, Kan. finishing the 6k course in 22:21.00...Finished 25th at the Central Regional where she finished the 6k course in 23:37.02...Finished 109th at the NCAA Championships where she finished the 6k course in 23:41.

High School: Ran track and cross country at Bolivar HS for coaches Ron Bandy and Vicki Newcomb. A state qualifier in cross country, she was the 3A Southwest Missouri runner of the Year, taking home titles in her conference and district meets. As a track athlete, Schrader finished fifth in the 4x400 relay as a freshman and seventh in the 4x800 relay, while placing seventh in the 4x400 as a sophomore and eighth as a junior. Also an accomplished softball and basketball athlete.

Personal: The daughter of Todd and Schrader. She is undecided on her major at Southern.