Rachel Barich
Rachel Barich
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Beamsville, Ontario
High School: Blessed Trinity Catholic Secondary School
Major: Undecided

2016: Competed in five races as a Bull... Finished in sixth place at UB Stampede Invitational with a time of 22:02.00... Finished 33rd at MAC Championships, clocking in at 22:23.20... Completed Northeast Regional in 22:05.70... Finished Penn State Open in 21:59... Clocked in at 21:27 at Lehigh Paul Short Invite

2015: Barich competed in five races as a freshman… She had a season-best 17:28.60 in the Colgate Harry Lang Invite where she finished 5th out of 111 runners… Barich placed in the Top 10 (8th) in the UB Stampede Invitational with a time of 18:08.00.

High School: Was a member of the cross country team at Blessed Trinity Catholic Secondary School for four years... Led her team to a SOSSA Championship during her senior season... Two-time Female Athlete of the Month at her high school... Set the course record at the McMasters XC Invitational as a senior... National cross country and track competitor as a senior.

Personal: Born on July 25, 1997... Daughter of Rich and Teresa Barich... Has two sisters Ally and Kate... Names her favorite athletes as Kara Goucher, Steve Prefontaine and Deena Kastor... Lists her favorite movie as Harry Potter... Favorite musicians are Elton John and Journey.