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Rachel Barber


Tulsa, Okla.

High School:



2005 (Cross Country): Started the season placing ninth with teammate Jessa Simmons at Baylor Relays...finished 14th at Movin' Mavs Challenge...competed at Roy Griak Invitational...finished 11th at North Texas Invitational... ran at the pre-national meet.

2004-05 - Cross Country: Finished 28th at the Mean Green Opener witha time of 20:15.00... Helped SMU finish second at the Stanford Invite with a time of 15:47.00... Ran 23:24.90 at the Chili Pepper Invite to help SMU bring home the title... Placed 43rd at the WAC Championships finishing in 19:44.06... Helped SMU finish 22nd at the NCAA Championships with a time of 25:19.

2003-04 - Cross Country: Finished 8th at the Movin' Mavs Cross Country Challenge with a time of 11:40.19... Finished 19th at the UNT Invite... Track and Field: Placed ninth in the one mile race at the WAC Indoor Championships... Placed third in the 1500 meter and eighth in the 800 meter at the Tulsa Invite... Placed 11th in the 1500 meter run at the WAC Outdoor Championships with a time of 4:53.51.

Prep: Lettered four years in both cross country and track at Jenks... was the AAU National Cross Country champion in 2002.

Personal: Geophysics major...hobbies include sewing and collecting antiques... Favorite athlete is Michael Jordan... Daughter of Michael and Julia Barber... Has three sisters, Atalie, Anna and Grace.