As a Senior in 2010-11: Spring 2011:Raced in the Varsity 8+ at Dad Vails...Took second place at the Atlantic Ten Championship Regatta with a time of 9:54.16...Finished in first place at the Knecht Cup in the Varsity 4+Grand Final with a time of 7:46.20...Raced in the Varsity 4+A at the Yankee Cup (March 26) and finished first place with a time of 9:36.96 ... Placed 95th out of 216 competitors in the openweight at the C.R.A.S.H.B.-Sprints (Feb. 21) at Agganis Arena in Boston with a time of 07:38.30. Fall 2010: Raced in the Rec 1x at the Head of the Fish (Nov. 1), finishing sixth with a time of 22:32.49.
As a Junior in 2009-10: Spring 2010:Finished in first place in the Varsity Quad at the US Rowing Collegiate Championships and placed third in the Varsity Eight...Part of the First Varsity Eight that had two second place finishes against Buffalo (6:29.80) and Cornell (6:26.40) (May 1) ... Raced in the Second Varsity Eight that placed second at the Atlantic 10 Championships with a time of 6:49.91 (Apr. 17) ... Part of the Second Varsity Eight at the Knecht Cup (Apr. 10-11), clocking in for a second place finish with a time of 6:56.49 while also competing in the Quad ... Was in the fourth seat of the Second Varsity Eight that placed second against Holy Cross with a time of 7:45.30 (Apr. 3) ... Raced in the fourth seat for the Second Varsity Eight that finished second at the Yankee Cup (Mar. 27) with a time of 8:35.10. Fall 2009: Raced in the Varsity Eight boat that finished third with a time of 12:41.32 at the Head of the Fish Regatta ... Competed in the Openweight Eight boat that placed 25th at the Head of the Charles with a time of 18:16.967 ... Raced in one of three Eights boats at the Head of the Housatonic.
As a Sophomore in 2008-09: Rowed in the JV8 boat that took the bronze at the Dad Vail Regatta Grand Final (5/8) ... In the JV8 boat that placed fourth at the ECAC Grand Finals with a time of 7:10.12 (5/2) ... Rowed in the JV8 that took the gold medal at the Atlantic 10 Championships with a time of 6:58.3 (4/18) ... In the JV8 boat that finished second at the Yankee Cup with a time of 7:04.6 (3/28).
As a Freshman in 2007-08: A member of the novice eight team that finished 6th in the Grand Final at the Dad Vail Regatta ... Placed third with the novice eight at the ECAC Championships ... Finished second in the Yankee Cup (8:18.2).
Before UMass: Attended Quabbin Regional High School, where she graduated in 2007.
Personal: Rachel Spielberg ... Born May 5, 1989 to Arnold and Pamela Spielberg ... Has one sibling- Samantha ... Majoring in Animation.