Sophomore earns top diving award after winning platform championship
Olanski wins 3-meter conference title
Houston grabs a pair of individual top-10 finishes on Thursday
Shedd wins conference title as Houston leads meet after one day
Shedd earns second podium finish in two days
FRESHMAN 2013-14Competed in three events during the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championships ... Swam PRs in all three events; 200 free (1:54.81), 500 free (5:09.12) and the 1,650 free (17:42.60).
HIGH SCHOOLRecord holder in the 200 yard freestyle, 500 yard freestyle, 200 IM relay and 400 free relay ... Named First team All-State ... state finalist.
PERSONALBorn November 22, 1994 in Colorado Springs, Co. ... Daughter of Shelley Kurgan and Martin Hobbins... Sister of Remy ... Full name Rachel Varese Hobbins ... member of the NHS and Mu Alpha Theta ... Active with Drops of Grace, Special Olympics and PJ program ... Lists her parents as her biggest influences ... Enjoys volleyball, movies and ice skating.