Rachel Weber
Rachel  Weber

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dublin, Ohio

High School:
Dublin Coffman

Event:
Mid-Distance

Major:
Electrical and Computer Engineering

06/07/2017

Niehaus and Tublin 2017 Big Ten Sportsmanship Honorees

Athletes distinguished themselves through sportsmanship and ethical behavior

05/31/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

05/15/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

04/24/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

04/04/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

01/11/2016

2016 Buckeye Classic

Photos by Walt Middleton

05/20/2015

2015 Big Ten Outdoor Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton Photography

05/04/2015

2015 Jesse Owens Track & Field Classic

Photos by Jeff Mills and Ohio State Athletics Communications

03/02/2015

2015 B1G Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton Photography

02/24/2015

2015 Buckeye Tune-Up

Photos by Jay LaPrete

Athletic Achievements
Two-time Second Team All-American (2017 indoor and outdoor 800m run)
2017 Big Ten Sportsmanship Award Honoree

Academic Achievements
Three-time Academic All-Big Ten selection (2015, 2016, 2017)
Four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
Two-time Second Team All-Big Ten selection

PRs

600m - 1:28.11
800m - 2:02.67
1000m - 2:52.61
1500m - 4:21.08
Mile- 4:53.59
3000m – 10:04.47

School Records
4x800m relay - 8:36.97
Indoor DMR - 11:19.80
Outdoor DMR- 11:28.83
Outdoor 800m – 2:02.67

2017 Outdoor (Senior)
Earned Second Team All-America honors in the 800m run at the NCAA Championships with a time of 2:05.99 for a 14th-place showing … garnered silver in the 800m run at the Big Ten Championships with a readout of 2:04.45 … set the school record in the 800m run at the NCAA East Preliminaries by clocking a 2:02.67 to advance to the NCAA Championships … ran the second-fastest 1,500m run time at the Jesse Owens Classic with a time of 4:21.08 to place second … anchored the third-quickest sprint medley relay (3:52.54) in program history at the Florida Relays for silver … captured gold in the 800m run at the Jesse Owens Classic (2:06.38) and the Baldy Castillo Invitational (2:07.31) … anchored the sprint medley relay to gold at the Tennessee Relays with a clocking of 3:53.14 … ran with the 4x800m relay (8:42.70/third place) and sprint medley relay (11:42.87/seventh place) at the Drake Relays to help Ohio State secure the HyVee Cup … registered a fourth-place finish in the 1,500m run at the Tennessee Relays with a readout of 4:24.78 …  helped the 4x400m relay earn a fourth-place showing at the Tennessee Relays (3:43.71).

2017 Indoor (Senior)
Earned Second Team All-American honors in the 800m run at the NCAA Championships with a time of 2:10.76 … took second in the 600m run at the Big Ten Championships with the second-fastest time in program history (1:28.11) to help Ohio State place third as a team … first leg of distance medley relay that finished fifth at the Big Ten Championships with a clocking of 11:23.32 (No. 2 time in program history) … ran a season-best 800m run of 2:04.82 at the Buckeye Tune Up to claim gold, the time of 2:04.82 is a French Field House Record and the second-fastest time run in program history … captured gold at the Buckeye Classic in the mile run with a readout of 4:54.69 … garnered silver in the 800m run at the Tyson Invitational (2:05.59) and Auburn Invitational (2:10.49) … ran a 600m time of 1:30.16 at the Meyo Invitational to place second … helped the distance medley relay place second at the Kentucky Invitational with a readout of 11:53.37 … career-best mile run time of 4:53.59 earned her a third-place showing at the Kentucky Invitational … took fourth in the 800m run at the Meyo Invitational clocking a 2:07.89 … helped the 4x400m relay place fourth at the Auburn Invitational with a readout of 3:45.33 … member of the 4x400m relay that placed fifth at the Kentucky Invitational (3:49.50).

2016 Outdoor (Junior)
Clocked the second fastest 800m run in program history at the Jesse Owens Classic to take gold with a readout of 2:05.12 … finished ninth in the 800m run at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 2:15.07 … notched an 800m run time of 2:09.37 at the Power Conference Cardinal and Gold to earn silver … collected bronze in the 800m run at the Alabama Relay with a readout of 2:10.30 … clocked an 800m run time of 2:09.13 at the Drake Relays to place third … helped 4x400m relay team place second at the Jesse Owens Classic (3:41.98), third at the Power Conference and Gold (3:47.07) and sixth at the Alabama Relays (3:48.00) … member of 4x800m relay team at Drake Relays that placed fifth with a time of 8:42.56.

2016 Indoor (Junior)
Finished eighth in the 800m run at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 2:09.84 … member of distance medley relay team (11:49.44) that placed third at the Kentucky Invitational … finished second in the mile at the Ohio State Opener with a personal-best time of 5:02.29 … helped 4x400m relay team claim gold at the Ohio State Opener … placed fifth in the 600m run (1:31.09) and sixth in the 800m run (2:09.07) at the Meyo Invitational.

2015 Outdoor (Sophomore)
Finished eighth in the 800-meter run at the Big Ten championships … fourth in the 800-meter run at the Jesse Owens Classic in a season-best time of 2:07.99 … helped Ohio State to school records in the 4x800-meter relay (third, 8:36.97) and outdoor DMR (seventh, 11:28.83) at the Drake Relays … fifth in the 800 run at the Stanford Invitational … fifth in the 1500-meter run and eighth in the 3000-meter run at the FSU Relays … also competed at the Virginia Challenge.

2015 Indoor (Sophomore)
Finished fifth in the DMR (school indoor-record time of 11:19.80) and eighth in the 800-meter run at the Big Ten championships; placed fifth in the 800 prelims in a personal-best time of 2:06.80 … eighth in the DMR and 12th in the 800 at the Rod McCravy Memorial … fourth place in the mile at the Buckeye Classic … also competed at the SPIRE DI Invitational and Meyo Invitational.

2014 Outdoor (Freshman)
Finished ninth in the 800-meter run at the Big Ten championships, posting a personal-best time of 2:08.36 in the prelims ... fourth place in the 800-meter run at the Dave Rankin Invitational ... third in the 800 and sixth as a member of the distance medley relay at the Drake Relays ... fourth in the 800 meter at the Jesse Owens Classic; also competed in the 1500-meter run ... runner-up in the 800 at the Yellow Jacket Invitational ... also competed at the Battle on the Bayou.

2014 Indoor (Freshman)
Runner-up in the 600-meter run at both the Buckeye Tune-up and Gladstein Invitational (PR of 1:34.13) ... sixth place in the 600 at the SPIRE D-1 Invitational ... first place in the 800-meter run and runner-up in the distance medley at the Kentucky Invitational ... fourth in the mile run and first in the DMR at the Buckeye Classic.

Dublin Coffman High School
Finished third in the 800m at the 2013 OHSAA Division I State Championships; placed 11th in 2011 ... eighth in the 800m at the 2013 Midwest Meet of Champions ... third in the 800m at the 2013 OATCCC DI State Championships ... three-time OHSAA DI state cross country participant; high placement of 46th in 2012.