Rachel Berkowsky
Rachel Berkowsky
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Stoughton, MA
High School: Stoughton '14
Events: Mid Distance
Event: Mid Distance

 

High School: Four-year member of indoor and outdoor track & field and soccer programs... four-year captain in three sports, twice named in indoor track...  earned the highest GPA in indoor and outdoor track as a senior... as a freshman, indoor track's Rookie-of-the-Year... as a senior, outdoor track's Sportsmanship Award winner... in sooccer, Freshman-of-the-Year, Golden Boot winner as a sophomore and team MVP as a senior... two-year soccer all-conference pick... as a senior, Triple Crown winner and U.S. Marine Corps Award for distinguished athletes... 

PERSONAL: Born Rachel S. Berkowsky March 25, 1996… Parents: Gwen and Kevin… Sister: Alyssa...Major: Sport and Leisure Management… Residence: Stoughton, MA…

INDIVIDUAL CAREER HONORS

2014/15: Outdoor T&F All-LEC Selection (2nd in 4x800m relay at Little East meet)

2015/16: Indoor T&F All-LEC Selection (8th in 1000m at NE Alliance meet), LEC Academic Honor Roll Outdoor T&F LEC Academic Honor Roll

2016/17: Indoor T&F LEC Academic Honor Roll Outdoor T&F LEC Academic Honor Roll, E-club Outstanding Scholar-Athlete Award, ECSU Holly E. Zimmerman Memorial Award

RACHEL... REVEALED

Your pre-game ritual: Putting my right cleat on first 

Personal goal for the season: Have a winning season 

Your most overused phrase: Wicked cool 

Favorite place to stop for food after a competition: Dairy Queen 

Pet peeve: Talking with food in their mouth

If you could describe yourself in one word, it would be: Dedicated 

Biggest waste of money: Gambling 

Biggest adjustment to college life: Living without my parents 

If you were to choose a superpower what would it be: Teleporting 

If you could travel anywhere in the world where would you go: Italy 

Biggest crisis facing the world: Who our president will be 

Your spirit animal: A cheetah 

One thing you would like to do before you died: Travel through Europe 

The automobile you would buy tomorrow if you had the money: A jeep 

Dream job: No clue yet 

Job you consider the hardest or worst to do for a living: Garbage man 

Longest time you have watched a Netflix series: 4 hours 

Number of hours watching the 2016 Olympics: Too many to count

Favorite Olympic sport to watch: Gymnastics and track 

Greatest story to come out of the 2016 Olympics: Michael Phelps’ dynasty 

Greatest Olympian of all time: Michael Phelps 

Greatest sports dynasty of all-time: Patriots 

If you could meet anyone, who would it be: Mia Hamm 

Patriots’ record in first four games without Tom Brady will be: 3-1 

Favorite aspect about Eastern: Small class size 

One thing you would change about Eastern: Add more parking

Date           Meet           Mark         Finish
INDOOR   
500m   
2016/17    
January  21 Plymouth State1:32.133rd (7)
February  4URI1:27.77#15th (18)
    
600m   
2016/17   
February 11NE Alliance1:47.99#11th (17)
 LEC 7th (11)
    
1000m   
2016/17   
January   14Coast Guard3:29.013rd (4)
January   28Springfield3:30.458th (21)
2015/16   
January   16Coast Guard3:30.076th (12)
January   23Smith3:20.899th (20)
January   30Springfield3:21.628th (13)
February   6Boston U.3:16.83#16th (24)
February 13NE Alliance3:21.438th (23)
 LEC 6th (13)
2014/15   
January   17   Coast Guard       3:26.66     5th (9)        
January   24Springfield3:24.72           4th (14)
January   31Springfield3:22.889th (9)
February   7Boston U.3:25.8726th (28)
February  14LEC3:25.417th (8)
 NE Alliance 14th (17)
 #-Personal best   
  
    
OUTDOOR   
800m   
2017   
March     25 Wesleyan2:38.534th (15)
April         2UMass Dart2:40.2815th (35)
April         8AIC2:35.1525th (58)
April        15Mt. Holyoke2:42.367th (14)
April        21ECSU2:32.706th (15)
April        29LEC
2:34.049th (10)
 NE Alliance 19th (24)
2016   
March     26 Wesleyan2:34.2810th (33)
April          2Coast Guard2:35.02 20th (46)
April          9Smith2:35.8815th (56)
April         16Conn2:35.5940th (62)
April         22ECSU2:33.374th (8)
April         30NE Alliance2:29.90#13th (23)
 LEC 7th (14)
2015   
April         4UM Dart2:45.6822nd (33)
April        11Westfield2:40.927th (14)
April       17ECSU 2:35.864th (9)
April       25LEC2:37.4211th (14)
 NE Alliance 21st (30)
#-Personal best