Rachael Ropeik
Rachael Ropeik

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Ann Arbor, Mich.

High School:
Huron

Event:
Diving


Last Updated: Feb. 19, 2011

At Michigan ... Two-time Academic All-Big Ten (2009-10) ... Four-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2008-11)... CSCAA Scholar All-America honorable mention (2010) ... Academic All-Big Ten (2011) ... NSCA (National Strength and Conditioning Association) All-American (2011).

Senior/Junior (2010-11) ... Named team tri-captain along with Kristyne Cole and Natasha Moodie ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Championship Meets ... Finished 11th on three-meter, 14th on platform, and 21st on one-meter at the 2011 Big Ten Championships (Feb. 16-19) ... Regular Season ... Finished fifth on three-meter and seventh on one-meter at Northwestern/Notre Dame (Jan. 15)... dove off of both the one- and three-meter springboards against Minnesota (Oct. 8).

Junior/Sophomore (2009-10) ... CSCAA Scholar All-America honorable mention (2010)... set career-highs on all three boards during the dual match season of her junior/sophomore year... career-high 263.47 on one-meter against Michigan State (Jan. 29)... earned second place finish on platform and set a new career-high on three-meter against Ohio State (Jan. 23)... finished second on platform against Indiana (Jan. 9)... finished third on the three-meter board at Copa Coqui (Jan. 2).

Sophomore/Freshman (2008-09) ... Championship Meets...finished 11th in platform diving with a score of 234.30, finished 16th in three-meter diving with a score of 225.60 after recording a career-high score of 284.30 during the preliminaries and finished 28th in one-meter diving with a score of 201.60 at Big Ten Championships (Feb. 18-21) ... Regular Season... qualified for the Zone C Diving championships in three-meters with a score of 271.50 against Notre Dame (Feb. 7)...qualified for the Zone C Diving championships in platform diving with a career-high score of 265.35 against Ohio State (Jan. 23) ... scored a career-high 233.75 in the one-meter event at the Texas A&M Invitational (Nov. 22).

Freshman (2007-08) ... Redshirted season.

Prep ... Huron High School (2007) ... scholar athlete ... four-year letterwinner for diving ... three-time state finalist (2004-06) ... three-time recipient of Ann Arbor News honorable mention (2004-06) ... qualified for regional competition all four years (2003-06) ... team captain during senior season ... coach's award recipient (2006) ... all-state honoree (2005).

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... political science major ... father, Ed, wrestled for Auburn (1979) .. birthday is July 25, 1989.

Event Event Date
One-Meter 275.20 1/29/11
Three-meter 333.30 1/28/11
Platform 295.50 1/9/10