Women's Swimming & Diving

Rachel Speakman
Rachel Speakman
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Hudson, OH
High School: Hudson High School
Position: Diving

Before Brown: Competed for the Akron Rippers and Hudson High School… A 2011 and 2012 All-American diver…A three-time USA Diving National qualifier...Reached the diving podium at the Ohio State Championships in 2011 (8th) and 2012 (4th)…Captained the Hudson High School team during her junior and senior seasons...Recognized by the Akron Touchdown Club as Diver of the Year for 2011 and 2012, and Rookie of the Year in 2009.

Personal: Rachel Speakman is the daughter of Laura and Eric Speakman of Hudson, OH...She has one sister, Bailey...Named an Academic All-American in 2012...Four year honor roll student...Won an award for the Best Medicine Concept Plan at the SEE Conference in 2011...Enjoys playing the violin, camping and cooking...Plans to concentrate in biology, psychology or neuroscience.