Rachel Nelson Athlete Profile

#8 Rachel Nelson

Rachel Nelson
Position: Defender Height: 5-5 Roster Years: 2007-2009 Hometown: Plano, TX Last School: Plano West High School

Personal

  • Parents: Larry and Lori
  • Siblings: Matt, Steve, Nathan and Loral

Before BYU

  • Plano West High School team captain, No. 1 ranked HS team in the nation 
  • 2004-2006, ranked in Top-10 of the nation 
  • First Team All-District 
  • 2004, 2005 and 2006 NTSSA State Cup Champions 
  • Disney National Soccer Showcase Elite Champions 
  • WAGS Champions 
  • National Honor Society member 
  • President of National Charity League

Stats

 

Year Games Played Shots Goals Assists Points
2008 7 0 0 0 0
Career 7 0 0 0 0


2007 | Redshirt Year

  • Torn ACL

2008 | Freshman Year

  • Played in seven games
  • Part of defense that allowed only 18 goals all season

2009 | Sophomore Year

  • Unable to compete due to career-ending injury