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  Rachel Greff
Rachel Greff

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston

High School:
St. Agnes

Height:
5-6

Event:
pole vault

Experience:
3L


Honors 2008 NCAA All-America
2007 NCAA National Qualifier
2006 NCAA National Qualifier
2005 NCAA National Qualifier
2005 USA Junior National Champion
2005 Pan American Junior Silver Medalist

At Major Meets:
2008 NCAA Outdoor Championship 5th, Pole Vault (4.10m/13-5.25)
2008 NCAA Midwest Regional 2nd, Pole Vault (4.16m/13-7.75)
2008 C-USA Outdoor 1st, Pole Vault (4.13m/13-6.50)

2007 NCAA National 16th, Pole Vault
2007 NCAA Regional 11th, Pole Vault
2007 C-USA Outdoor 1st, Pole Vault
2007 C-USA Indoor 1st, Pole Vault

2006 NCAA 10th, Pole Vault
2006 C-USA Outdoor 1st, Pole Vault
2006 C-USA Indoor 1st, Pole Vault

2005 WAC Indoor 7th, Pole Vault
2005 WAC 2nd, Pole Vault
2005 NCAA Regional 4th, Pole Vault
2005 USA Junior 1st, Pole Vault
2005 Pan American Junior 2nd, Pole Vault

Personal Best:
Pole Vault- 4.20m/13-9.25 (Texas Relays 4/5/2008)

JUNIOR (2006-07)
Outdoor: Placed sixteenth at the national meet with a clearance of 3.90/ 12-09.50... Placed 11th at regional meet... Earned a gold medal at the C-USA meet to qualify for NCAA regionals with a vault of 4.00/13-1.5, her outdoor season best.
Indoor: Placed first at the indoor C-USA meet... Recorded a indoor best of 3.70/12-1.5 at the Houston Invitational in February.

SOPHOMORE (2005-06)
Outdoor: Finished 10th at the NCAA championships in Sacramento, going over 4.05/13-3.5 on her second attempt... Added C-USA outdoor title as she matched the Rice record with a 4.12/13-6.25 effort at El Paso.
Indoor: Won C-USA title with a 3.96/12-11.75 clearance... Provisional NCAA qualifier.

FRESHMAN (2004-05)
Outdoor: Capped a fine freshman season by winning silver medal (13-0) at Pan American Junior championships July 31 in Windsor, Canada... Won U.S. junior championship with vault of 12-8.75 on June 25 in Carson, Calif... NCAA national qualifier, but her 13-1.5 in qualifying failed to advance to final... Earlier was runner-up at WAC meet at 12-9.5 and fourth at NCAA regional with her personal best of 13-3.75 on May 27 in Oklahoma City.
Indoor: Finished seventh at WAC vault with clearance of 11-10.5 after earlier reaching 12-2.75 at Iowa State.

PREP/PERSONAL
2004 graduate of St. Agnes Academy... Four-year starter for coach Alice Melendez and the Tigers... Two-time TAPPS 5A state champion in the pole vault and 2004 champ in the triple jump and 100 hurdles... TAPPS 5A state record holder in the pole vault... Helped team finish third at the 2004 TAPPS 5A state meet... Shared the Black and Gold Award as the Tigers' best female athlete... Named the track and field team's most valuable player in both 2003 and 2004... Also lettered two years each in volleyball and basketball... Helped volleyball team finish second at the 2003 TAPPS 5A state tournament after winning district, earning all-state honors... Named all-district and MVP in basketball... Selected the TAPPS district 3-5A female athlete of the year for 2003-04... Member of the National Honor Society... Four-year member of the St. Agnes Honor Roll... Won first place at the district division science fair.
Personal - Full Name: Rachel Aline Greff. Born: April 5, 1986, at Houston. Parents: Reginald and Kathryn Greff, Houston (one brother).

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