Rachel McFarlane
Rachel McFarlane

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Livonia, Mich.

High School:
Livonia Churchill


11/21/2013

MSU Cross Country Travels To 2013 NCAA Championships

Caleb Rhynard and the Spartan women look to represent MSU on national stage.

10/31/2013

Cross Country Set To Compete At Big Ten Championships

Women look to win back title in West LaFayette, Ind. on Sunday, Nov. 3.

11/17/2012

Cross Country Concludes Season at NCAA Championships

Women place 16th, men finish 31st

11/14/2012

Cross Country Teams Return to Louisville for NCAA Championships

No. 30 men and No. 15 women will compete in Saturday's championship field.

11/09/2012

Women's Cross Country Places Second at NCAA Regional Championships

Spartans earn 14th-straight bid to NCAA Championships.

2012:
Competed at the Spartan Invitational, placing 10th with a time of 21:38...Ran a time of 17:27.32 to finish 31st at the Louisville Classic...Recorded a time of 20:51 at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, placing 103rd overall...Finished 14th at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 20:44.10...Ran at the Great Lakes Regional, placing 26th with a time of 20:59...Competed at the NCAA Championships with a time of 21:00.2 to finish 131st...Earned second team All-Conference honors...Named MSU's Sportsmanship Award recipient.

2011:
Finished first for the women at the Drenth Memorial with a time of 18:23.63 ... Crossed the finish line 11th in 21:14 at the Spartan Invitational ... Clocked a time of 21:49.40 for 188th at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational ... Posted a time of 21:42.7, finishing 46th at the Roy Griak Invitational ... Placed 17th overall, helping the Spartans win back-to-back Big Ten Championships, posting a personal best time of 20:48 ... Finished 27th with a time of 21:20.60 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships as the Spartans placed second overall ... Competed at the NCAA Championships and clocked a time of 21:34.6 for 171st.

2010:
Placed sixth at the EMU Fall Classic with a time of 18:26.80.

2009:
Did not compete.

2008:
Did not compete.

High School:
Four-time state qualifer, earning all-state honors each season ... Cross country team was the state runner-up during her senior season ... Finished 15th at the MHSAA Championships after clocking in at 18:22.4 ... Placed second at the regional meet after registering a time of 19:05.

Personal:
Born June 9, 1990 ... Daughter of Robert and Jackie McFarlane ... Majoring in kinesiology.