Rachel Coaxum
Rachel Coaxum
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Catlett, Va.

High School:
Liberty

Height:
5-7

Event:
Hurdles/Jumps

05/05/2012

Herd Concludes Ohio Open Tune-Up

Track and Field Readies for C-USA Championships

04/19/2012

Track and Field to Compete in EKU Open

Herd Looking for Continued Improvement

03/18/2012

Herd Sets High Standards at Black and Gold Challenge

Kennedy Breaks School Javelin Record

02/26/2012

Marshall Finishes C-USA Indoors in Eleventh

Personal Records Overshadow Team Finish

02/18/2012

Herd Concludes Indoor Regular Season

Marshall Tuned-Up for Next Week's Championships

03/30/2012

Rachel Coaxum

Episode 1 of the Marshall University Track and Field "She Herd" Insider featuring senior sprinter Rachel Coaxum.

04/11/2012

Marshall 106, Ohio 82

The Thundering Herd track and field team defeated Ohio University in a border battle at the Ohio Women's Team Challenge in Athens.

2010-11: Posted 5 top-15 finishes in the indoor events... Had7 top-15 finishes in the outdoor events...Was part of the 4x1 team that finished second at the Ohio Women's Team Challenge with a time of 49.09... Set a personal best in 60 meter hurdles at the Virginia Tech Challenge with a time of 8.95 seconds... Placed 13th in the 60 meter hurdles event at the C-USA Indoor Championships.

2009-10: Tied for first at the Ohio Open in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 15.16... Was 2nd in thetriple jump in that same meet with a distance of 10.55m... Placed third in the 100-meter hurdles at the Ohio Invitational with a time of 14.93... Was second at the Marietta Invitational in the 55-meter hurdles with a time of 8.62.

Prior to Marshall: Has a personal best of 8.5 seconds in the 55-meter hrudles... 14.99 personal best in the 100-meter hurdles... Finished the 300-meter hurdle in a time of 47.11... Also competed in the triple jump... Finished eighth in the state as a sophomore in the 55-meter hurdle... Placed fourth in the 55-meter hurdles and third in the 100-meter hurdles as a junior... Invited to compete at the Nike Indoor Naitonals as a senior... Earned indoor and outdoor team MVPs awards twice.

Personal: Daughter of Dennis Toole and Constance Morton... Has five siblings, Ryan, Rosie, Raymond, Russell, and Robin... Getting a double major in business management and sociology.

Collegiate Bests:

60H: 8.95s

100H: 14.20s

Triple Jump: 11.22m (Indoor)