Rachael Clay's Photo Gallery
2010-11: Indoors, placed fifth in the 400m dash at the MAC Indoor Championships in 56.70 and also helped Miami take fourth in the 4x400m relay in a school-record time of 3:46.94 ... posted a season-best 400m dash time of 56.50 to take second at the Hoosier Hills Invitational, where she also helped Miami win the 4x400m relay in 3:52.62 ... clocked a season-best 200m time of 25.91 at the All-Ohio Indoor Championships, placing 16th ... recorded a season-best 60m dash time of 8.29 at the Ball State Quadrangular. Outdoors, finished sixth in the 400m dash at the MAC Outdoor Championships in a season-best 56.18 and also helped Miami take fourth in the 4x400m relay in 3:46.98 ... clocked a season-best 200m dash time of 26.19 at the Nikoloff Invitational to take 15th ... took fourth in the 400m dash at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships (56.90) and was third at the Gina Relays (56.86).
2009-10: Indoors, took first place in the 400m at the All-Ohio Championships (2/13/10) with a time of 57.01 ... part of the 4x400m relay team that took first place in the All-Ohio Championships in 3:54.45 ... finished fifth in the MAC Championships in the 400m in 57.12 and helped Miami take sixth in the 4x400 relay at the MAC meet in 3:55.76 ... posted a Miami season-best 400m time of 56.12 at the Meyo Invitational (2/6/10), which is the third best time in school history ... ran a season-best 200m time of 25.82 at the Gladstein Invitational (1/23/10) to take second. Outdoors, posted a season-best 400m time of 56.62 at the All-Ohio Championships, good for third place (4/17/10) ... took ninth at the MAC Championships in the 400m in 56.93 and also ran on the runner-up 4x400m relay team that finished in a school-record 3:42.72 and fourth-place 4x100m relay team (47.00) at the meet ... also competed on Miami's school-record distance medley relay team that took fourth at the Penn Relays (4/22/10) in 11:31.48 ... won the 400m at the Miami Invitational (4/10/10) in 56.70 ... placed seventh with a season-best 100m time of 12.55 and third with a season-best 200m time of 25.12 at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold (3/27/10).
2008-09: Recorded her season-best indoor 400m time at the MAC Championship (02/28/09) with 56.97s, placing her eighth at the meet, and giving her the second-fastest RedHawk indoor time of the season... led the team with the fastest indoor 600-meter run at the BGSU Challenge (01/17/09) with a career best in 1:39.90... in outdoor competition, held the top two RedHawks performances of the season with a career-best 55.77s run at the MAC Championship (05/15/09) and 56.14s at the Jesse Owens Classic (05/02/09)... finished 10th in the 400-meter dash at the U.S. Junior Nationals... was one of only two RedHawks to compete at U.S. Junior Nationals.
High School: A two-time regional champion in the 400 meters... ran personal bests of 57.82 in the 400 and 26.55 in the 200-meter dash at Rossford High School... named the team's Most Valuable Runner four times at RHS... named All-Ohio twice... named second-team All-Northern Lakes League in 2005 and 2007... named Academic All-Ohio... qualifed for the regional competition in four events, the 200 dash, 400 dash, 4 X 800 relay and 4 X 400 relay... along with lettering four times on the track, she was a four-year letterwinner in tennis... was a member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Volunteered for Meals on Wheels and D.A.R.E., while earning the Lucas County Educational Service Center Outstanding Achievement Award... born in July of 1990... daughter of Julie and James Clay... uncle, Brian Hagenmaier, played football at Akron... uncle, Joel Clay, ran track at Toledo... an exercise science major with a minor in coaching.