Tulane sends off seniors in winning fashion
Green Wave to honor seniors in home finale
Green Wave finish weekend with six victories
Women's Cross Country/Track & Field led the way with 34 honorees
Team honored for seventh straight time
Photos By Parker Waters
50 free: 26.47 vs Vanderbilt (11/2/13)
100 free: 55.89 at Houston Quad Meet (2/1/14)
200 free: 1:54.75 at C-USA Championship (2/28/14)
500 free: 4:58.20 at Phill Hansel Invitational (11/21/13)
1000 free: 10:24.14 at Phill Hansel Invitational (11/23/13)
1650 free: 17:11.12 at Phill Hansel Invitational (11/23/13)
400 IM: 4:33.91 at Phill Hansel Invitational (11/22/13)
Career Notes: Ranks fifth all-time at Tulane in the 500 free, eighth in the 1000 free and fifth in the 1650 free.
2015-16: Competed in five meets as a senior ... Earned two top-three finishes in the distance free, third-places in the 1000 at the West Florida Quad (10:40.39) and in the 500 free against North Florida (5:11.75) ... Also helped the Green Wave to a second place finish in the 200 free relay at the North Florida meet.
2014-15:Swam in all nine meets as well as the American Athletic Conference Championships ... Helped her 400 free relay team to a second-place finish, while also notching third-place finishes in the 500 free (5:14.31) and 1000 free (10:42.68) at TCU ... Notched a season-best time of 10:28.40 in the 1000 free at West Florida ... Set season-best marks in the 500 free (5:00.78) and 1650 free (17:14.44) at the Pearland Invitational ... Registered a time of 4:40.35 in the 400 IM at the LSU Quad meet.
2013-14: Participated in all nine meets as a sophomore ... Posted top times of 26.47 in the 50 free vs Vanderbilt, 55.89 in the 100 free at the Houston Quad Meet, 1:54.75 in the 200 free during the preliminaries of the Conference USA Championship as well as a 4:33.91 in the 400 IM, 4:58.20 in the 500 free, 10:24.14 in the 1000 free with a 1650 split and 17:11.12 in the 1650 free at the Phill Hansel Invitational ... Tallied six top three individual finishes with wins in the 1000 free at LSU and at North Texas, second-place showings in the 500 free against Vanderbilt, at LSU and at North Texas, and the 1000 free against Vanderbilt, and a third-place performance in the 200 free against UALR ... In relay action, helped the 400 free unit finish third at North Texas ... Also participated in the 200 free relay - handling leadoff against UALR, the second leg against Vanderbilt, the third leg at West Florida and anchoring at LSU - and swam the second leg of the 800 free at the Phill Hansel Invitational ... Away from the pool, claimed C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane 3.0 Club recognition.
2012-13: Swam in all nine meets as a true freshman ... Posted season-best times of 1:55.55 in the 200 free during the preliminaries of the Phill Hansel Invitational, 4:37.73 in the 400 IM and 5:01.37 in the 500 free during the preliminaries of the Conference USA Championship, 10:27.42 at LSU Quad Meet and 17:37.84 in the 1650 free at the Phill Hansel Invitational ... Tallied five top three individual finishes with a win in the 500 free at Loyola Marymount, second-place showings in the 500 and 1000 free at UALR and the 1000 free at Loyola Marymount, and a third-place performance in the 1000 free against LSU ... In relay action, helped the 400 free unit finish third at UALR ... Also anchored the 200 free at San Diego State and swam the third leg of the 800 free at the Phill Hansel Invitational ... Away from the pool, claimed C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane 3.0 Club recognition, and earned C-USA Academic Medal honors after posting a GPA of 3.75 or higher.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Bellevue High for coach Lisa Van Loben Sels ... Helped lead the Wolverines to the KingCo Conference title and fourth-place finishes in the state championship each year as a prepster ... A four-time First Team All-KingCo Conference honoree, claimed team MVP honors and earned the Coaches Award in 2008 ... Placed in top eight at the WIAA 3A state championships six times individually and 14 times overall ... Named team captain as a senior when she finished third in the 200 and 500 free at the state meet ... Posted a third-place showing in the 500 free as a sophomore ... Also swam for Chinook Aquatic Club for coach Kevin O'Shea ... Qualified for Senior Sectionals and posted the second-fastest times in the 200, 500 and 1650 free in club history for 15-16 year olds ... Away from the pool, was an AP Scholar, claimed WIAA Scholar Athlete recognition from 2008-11 and was named both SeaKing and Bellevue High Scholar Athlete honors in 2011.
Personal: Born Rachel Alicia Schneider on May 9, 1994, in Redmond, Washington ... Daughter of Greg and Alicia Schneider ... Has two brothers: Joel and Paul; and one sister, Jenna ... Father, Greg, was an All-American football player at Taft College and San Diego State ... Uncle, Mark Schneider, played football at Taft and Pacific University ... Majoring in public health.