Hudak set UAB 6K record in Tallahasse, Fla.
Junior Elinor Kirk named to All-C-USA first team
Elinor Kirk led team with third place finish
The Blazers travel out of state for the first time this season
Blazers take top two positions for second straight time
2012 Cross Country
Ran in seven races in her first season on the cross country team at UAB ... placed 26th in the 3K at the Crimson Tide Kickoff with a time of 12:46.61 ... ran a personal best time in the 6K at the NCAA South Regional with a 23:39.72 ... named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2012-13 Track Notes
Harley has also competed on the UAB track and field team as a hurdler and sprinter. ... last indoor season, Harley finished first at the Blazer Invite in the 800m, second at the Samford Multi & Invite as part of the 4x400m relay team and was part of the distance medley team that placed second at the C-USA Championships ... during the outdoor season, she ran a personal-best time of 58.76 seconds in the 400m hurdles preliminaries at the NCAA East Regional Championships and won the 400m hurdles at the Alabama Relays ... she was named to USTFCCCA All-Academic team.
2011-12 Track Notes
Harley has competed for the last three seasons with the UAB track and field team as a sprinter and hurdler ... last indoor season, Harley was part of the DMR team that placed second at the C-USA Championship and set a new UAB school record with a time of 11:37.00.
For the 2012 outdoor season, Harley was a All-Conference USA First Team performer ... finished first in the 400-meter hurdles at the C-USA Championship with a personal-best time of 59.26 ... qualified for the NCAA East Preliminaries in the 400-meter hurdles ... finished fifth in her heat and 29th overall with a time of 1:00.04 at the NCAA Preliminaries ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Attended William Mason High School in Mason, Ohio ... placed third in state in the 300m hurdles ... took seventh in state in the 4x400m relay ... holds a school record in the shuttle hurdle relay ... named to the Academic All-Ohio team at the state meet ... recipient of the Rotary International Academic Award.
Full name is Rachel Ann Harley ... born Oct. 11, 1990 ... daughter of Bill Harley and Lorraine Knudsen-Harley ... has two older sisters, Elizabeth and Maria ... majoring in exercise science.