Rachel Rosenberg
Rachel Rosenberg
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Strongsville, Ohio
High School: Strongsville
Position: Diving

2011-2012 (Senior): Elected captain by her teammates.

2010-2011 (Junior): Three-meter diving:  Finished 14th at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships with a score of 476.00… Finished 10th at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a score of 273.05… Best score was 306.15 in a win against Brown… Also broke 300 points in a win against Navy with 305.48 points… Won against Columbia with a score of 270.83… Won against Vermont with a score of 288.30… Qualified for NCAA Zone Diving Championships on four separate occasions… One-meter diving: Finished 23rd in the prelims at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships with a score of 209.55… Placed third at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a score of 268.70… Best score was a 290.92 in a win over Brown… Won the event a total of four times during the regular season… Qualified for NCAA Zone Diving Championships on five separate occasions.

2009-2010 (Sophomore): Earned diver of the meet honors at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships… Three-meter diving: Finished 15th at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships with a score of 477.25… First team All-Ivy… Won the event at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a score of 291.60… Finished first in the event twice during the regular season… Best regular season score was 285.82 in a win against Navy… Won against Columbia with a score of 240.23… One-meter diving: Finished 12th at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships with a score of 456.70… Finished sixth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a score of 244.30… Won the event three times during the regular season… Won at Columbia with a score of 250.49… Won against Vermont with a score of 255.60… Won against Cornell with a score of 253.79… Best score of the season was 260.77 in a second-place finish against UConn.

2008-2009 (Freshman): Dove in two finals at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships… Qualified for NCAA Zone meet in Buffalo.

Before Yale: Four-year letter winner at Strongsville High School… Captain of team senior year…Was a three-time conference champion, sectional champion, and district champion… Three-time All-American and four-time All-Ohio… Named team’s most outstanding athlete.

Personal: Member of Davenport College… Art major interested in product design or advertising… Likes to listen to music (especially her little brother's band), peruse thrift stores, and eat peanut butter.

Why I Chose Yale: “I came to Yale for the people: everybody is a character, and that keeps things interesting.”