Rachel McGrath
Rachel McGrath
Year: Junior
Hometown: Dorchester, MA
High School: Boston Latin
Events: Freestyle

2009-10: Swam the third leg of SHU record-setting races in the 200 and 400 freestyle relays at the ECAC Championship in Pittsburgh, PA (2/28)...Finished in a personal-best time of 2:03.50 at Siena (12/14) in the 200-free...Set a personal-best 56.91 in the 100-free at Bryant (1/27).

Before SHU: Earned four varsity letters in swimming and three in softball at Boston Latin...Was captain of the swim team as a junior and senior and was a state and sectional qualifier...Recipient of the Boston Globe Scholar-Athlete Award for the city of Boston...Threw two no-hitters as the captain of the softball team in 2009...Led team to MIAA Sectional Championshiups 2006-2009...Helped guide team to 2008 and 2009 MIAA State Championships...was a member of the school's National Honors Society.

Personal: Rachel McGrath. Born: 10/30/90. Parents: Rebecca and John McGrath. Siblings: John, Sydney, Olivia, and Kate. Major: Exercise Science. Hobbies:Softball, Gymnastics, Going to the Beach. Favorite Teams: Boston Red Sox, New England Patriots. Favorite Book: For One Day. Favorite Movie: School of Rock. Favorite TV Show: Gossip Girl. Favorite Food: Chicken Parm. Plans for after graduation: Attend graduate school and become a physical therapist.