Two freshmen scored for the women at the Crusader Open
The Boilermakers will compete against several top-30 teams this weekend.
The Boilermakers will compete against some of the best in the country
The Boilermakers will compete for state bragging rights
Harlow Ladd was the top finisher for the men's squad
- Competed at the Illini Open.
- Ran a time of 19:54.8 in the 4.98k to finish 43rd.
- Four-year letterwinner in track and field, three year letterwinner in soccer and one year letterwinner in cross country.
- Helped team become the 2015 All-Catholic High School Track Champions.
- Helped team become the 2014 All-Catholic High School Cross Country Champions.
- Received the MVP award senior year.
- All-Catholic Cross Country Championship Individual Runner-Up senior year.
- Semi-State qualifier senior year.
- Regional Qualifier in 800 and 4 x 400 senior year.
- All Catholic Champion in two events senior year.
- Team captain for Track junior and senior year, team captain for cross country senior year.
- Academic All-State junior and senior year.
- Placed 10th in the 800 at State junior year.
- Upperclassman of the Year Award for Track and Field.
- All-Catholic Champion in 800 sophomore and junior year.
- Placed 12th in the 800 at State sophomore year.
- New school record holder in 1600, 800, 4 x 800, 4 x 400 and Distance Medley Relay.
- Received Female Track MVP freshman and sophomore year.
- Earned the Outstanding Freshman Track Athlete Award.
- President of National Honor Society, Class Co-Salutatorian, Female Athlete of the Year.
- Given name Rachel Margaret Yuska.
- Born on Sept. 27, 1996 to Philip and Sally Yuska.
- Sally Yuska participated in cross country and track and field at Purdue graduating in 1989.
- Older sister to brother James and sisters Ashley and Caroline.
- Hobbies include reading, sleeping, hiking and watching Netflix.
- Intended major is Physiology and Neurobiology.