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Rachael Krager
Position: Butterfly, Freestyle
Year: Junior
Hometown: Valencia, Calif.
High School: William S. Hart '08
Experience: 2 Letters

 

Rachael Krager
Rachael Krager
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Valencia, Calif.

High School:
William S. Hart '08

Event:
Butterfly, Freestyle

Experience:
2V



WSU CAREER
Sophomore (2009-10):
Winner of the 1650 free at the Debbie Pipher Invitational...took 12th in the 1000 freestyle, 17th in the 1650 freestyle and first in the "C" final of the 200 fly (17th overall) at the Minnesota Grand Prix...finished first in the 1000 free and second in the 200 fly against Seattle...notched season-best times at the Pac-10 Championships in the 500 free (5:03.12), 1650 free (17:19.74) and the 100 fly (1:00.24)...Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention.

Freshman (2008-09): Scored at the Pacific-10 Championships in the 1650 freestyle placing 19th overall (16:53.43)...also placed 25th in the 200 fly (2:05.13) and 28th in the 500 free (4:57.81)...moved into third-place on the Cougar all-time top-10 list in the 1650 free (16:53.43), fifth in the 200 fly (2:05.13), sixth in the 500 free (4:57:81) and seventh in the 1000 free (10:11.18)...placed 17th overall at the USA Swimming Southern California Grand Prix in the 1650 free (17:17.52)...placed 15th overall in the 1650 free at the Texas Invitational (17:01.32) and eighth in the C Final (24th overall) of the 200 fly (2:06.05)...finished in first-place in the 1650 free (17:20.74) at the Pacific Invitational.

PERSONAL
Was a record-setting swimmer for high school coach Steve Neale...named varsity girls' most valuable swimmer both Freshman and Sophomore seasons...high school team was Foothill League champions throughout her tenure...as a Junior, she set William S. Hart high school records in 200 free and 500 freestyle events and was a member of the record-setting 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay...Senior season broke own 200 free school record and 200 medley relay record...was a CIF qualifier all four seasons...also competed for the Rose Bowl Aquatics Club for Jeff Julian...was a spring junior national qualifier and summer nationals and junior nationals relay qualifier...born in Panarama City, Calif....age 20...father Randolph is an engineer and mother Linda is a teacher...two brothers Andrew and Kristofer...enjoys reading, doing crafts and baking...pursuing a degree in speech and hearing sciences.

WSU BEST TIMES

EVENT TIME MEET DATE 500 Freestyle 4:57.81 Pac-10 Championships 2/26/09 1000 Freestyle 10:11.18 Pac-10 Championships 2/28/09 1650 Freestyle 16:53.43 Pac-10 Championships 2/28/09 200 Butterfly 2:05.13 Pac-10 Championships 2/28/09