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Rachel Nelson
2003-04 Women's Track & Field
EVENTS
Mid Dist.
YR.
Jr./Jr./Jr.
HOMETOWN
Lee's Summit, Mo.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Lee's Summit
Rachel Nelson

Valpo (Track and Field): All Mid-Con pick and event champion indoor in the distance medley ... Valpo record-holder in both 4x400m relays ... second all-time in the 800m both indoor (2:15.82) and out (2:15.34) and the indoor mile (5:00.60) ... a two-time Mid-Con All-Academic Team member.

Personal: Rachel is the daughter of Joseph and Janet Nelson ... majors are international economics and cultural affairs and Spanish ... born January 5, 1983.

2003-04 Women's Track & Field
Laura ArloszynskiSprintsFr./Fr./Fr.
Elizabeth BandaSprints/PVFr./Fr./Fr.
Ashley BillstromDistanceFr./Fr./Fr.
Laura BinghamDistanceJr./Jr./Jr.
Joanne BorchertDistanceSo./Fr./Fr.
Alison BrueggemannSprints/JumpsFr./Fr./Fr.
Jessica CherringtonJavelin/MultisJr./Jr./Jr.
Julia ColbertDistanceSo./So./So.
Shile DaytonPVJr./Jr./Jr.
Annie ElzeyJumpsFr./Fr./Fr.
Mary FrischHurdlesJr./Jr./Jr.
Heather FurrPV/MultisSo./So./So.
Holly HagenThrowsJr./Jr./Jr.
Martha JosephsonJumpsJr./Jr./Jr.
Elizabeth KinneerMid Dist.5th/Sr./Sr.
Amanda LeeDistanceSr./Sr./Sr.
Rachel LiptakThrowsJr./So./So.
Emilie MarsicekPV/MultisFr./Fr./Fr.
Tami McDunnDistanceSo./Fr./Fr.
Amanda MeyerPV/SprintsJr./So./Jr.
Amy MikelMid Dist.Sr./Sr./Jr.
Heidi NathanDistanceJr./Jr./Jr.
Rachel NelsonMid Dist.Jr./Jr./Jr.
Danielle NunnellyMid Dist.Fr./Fr./Fr.
Katrina O'ConnorHurdlesJr./So./So.
Kelly OwensDistanceJr./Jr./Jr.
Jennifer PlaskotaDistanceFr./Fr./Fr.
Kristy PoppMid Dist.Jr./So./So.
Jobeth SchmiesingDistanceSo./So./So.
Coree SchmitzSprintsFr./Fr./Fr.
Ingrid SchwenkMid Dist.So./So./Fr.
Michelle SextonDistanceJr./Jr./Jr.
Lynnae SkogerboePV/HurdlesSo./So./So.
Rachel StoehrDistanceSr./Jr./Jr.
Katie VogtThrowsSr./Sr./Sr.
Carrie WatermanDistanceJr./So./So.
Rachel WeideSprintsJr./Jr./Jr.
Elizabeth WhitingDistanceSr./Sr./Sr.
Maggie ZellnerSprintsSo./So./So.
Alicia ZinneckerSprints/JumpsFr./Fr./Fr.
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. #21/21 Notre Dame
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 4
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 4
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 4, 12:00 p.m. Green Bay
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 4, 12:00 p.m. Valpo