Rachel Mitchell
Rachel Mitchell
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fremont, Calif.
High School: American HS
Experience: 3V

2012 Cross Country: Redshirted during the season.

2011 Cross Country: Led Sacramento State in all six meets in which she competed…narrowly missed earned all-Big Sky honors after placing 14th at the conference championships…her time of 21:28 at the NCAA West Regional was the second fastest in school history at that meet…finished third at the Aggie Open and fifth at the Hornet Jamboree…best 5K time was 17:30.7 at the Santa Clara Invitational.

2010 Cross Country:
 Ran in five meets…fastest 5K time was 17:50.1 at Santa Clara.

2009 Cross Country: Competed in seven of the team’s eight meets as a true freshman…led the team in her first two meets, running 18:52 at the USF Invitational and 18:03 at the Hornet Jamboree…placed sixth at the WAC Preview and seventh at the Hornet Jamboree for her highest finishes…ran 20:37 at the WAC Preview for her best 6K time.

High School: 
A 2009 graduate of American HS in Fremont, Calif...competed in cross country and track & field all four years...finished third in the 1,600 at the 2009 Sacramento Meet of Champions with a time of 5:03.42...ran 10:43 in the 3,200 at the California state meet...won the 2008 Mission Valley Athletic League title in the 1,600...was the MVAL cross country champion as a senior...was a two-time team MVP in cross country and track & field...top cross country times were 18:20 at the North Coast Section meet and 18:28 at the California state meet.

Majoring in family and consumver science...parents are Craig and Maria Mitchell.