Position
Distance
Height
5'8
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Humble, Texas
High School
Kingwood HS

2020 (FRESHMAN)
Competed in only one meet during her debut season at LSU … Ran a time of 19:51.5 in the 5k to place 42nd at the LSU SEC Preview Meet. 

Prior to LSU – Kingwood HS
Champion of the 800 meter competition 2018 College Park Invitational with a time of 2:20.85 … winner of the 2018 UIL 6A Area 21/22 in the 1600 meters with a PR of 5:07.93 … set a PR of 11:11.16 at the 2018 Atascocita Invitational in the 3200m … member of the winning 4×800 meter relay team at the Kingwood Zoe Simpson Invitational with a time of 9:48.04 … first place finisher in the 1600 meter race at the 2018 Klein True Team with a time of 5:10.91 … crossed the finish line in seventh place at the 2019 College Park Invitational with a time of 5:29.72 in the 1,600 meters … helped the DMR to a second place finish at the Zoe Simpson Invitational with a time of 13:10.90.

Personal
Full name is Rachel Marie James … Born on July 23, 2002 in Houston, Texas … Daughter of Zachary and Laurie James … Has one younger sister, Sarah, and one younger brother ,Trevor … Plans on majoring in kinesiology at LSU … Member of National Honor Society in high school … Chose LSU because her father went here so she’s always been an LSU fan.    

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