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Rachel McGowan
Rachel McGowan

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Canfield, Ohio

High School:
Canfield



Finished her career as Duquesne's all-time leader in wins with 147

As a Senior (2010)
Named to the 2010 Atlantic 10 All-Conference First-Team ... because DU's all-time win leader with two victories against Pittsburgh Mar. 23 ... played primarily at #2 singles and #1 doubles.

As a Junior (2009)
Named to the 2009 Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second-Team ... team-high 35 wins ... moved up to the#2 singles position going 15-10... 20-5 at#1 doubles ... earned 100th career victory agaisnt Dayton ... named Feb. 16 Atlantic 10 Player of the Week.

As a Sophomore (2008)
Was 17-10 alternating bewteen#3 and#4 singles ... 18-6 at#1 doubles ... 35 total wins was tied for third on team ... went 4-2 at the 2008 Atlantic 10 Championship.

As a Freshman (2007)
Led Duquesne with 42 overall wins going 20-9 in singles and 22-6 at doubles ... went 15-6 at#4 singles and 16-2 at #2 doubles in the spring season ... won Flight 3 doubles at Carnegie Mellon Tennis Invite ... went 6-2 at the 2007 Atlantic 10 Championship.

High School
Led Canfield High to undefeated season in 2005 and a top 10 team ranking in Ohio's Division I each of her four years ... reigned as the 2004 D1 Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) Doubles State Champion and competed in the 2003 OHSAA singles championship bracket ... boasted an overall No. 1 singles mark of 94-21 and a 23-1 doubles record over prep career ... was named All-State in 2004 and 2005 and a four-year first team All-Metro Athletic Conference pick ... was nationally ranked in the USTA 2006 College Recruiting List and went 8-9 in tournament play competing in the USTA National Opens, NEOTA Midwest Qualifier Pattison Championships, Midwest Closed Juniors, Southern Boys' & Girls' 18 Open and the Midwest Open Championships ... wrote for her school newspaper ... twice named Scholar Athlete of the Week.

Personal
A political science major ... volunteers at an inner-city church and Millcreek Children's Center ... enjoys running, reading and volunteer work ... plans to go to law school after graduation ... Dean's List ... Director of Athletics' Honor Roll ... Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... born November 7, 1987.

McGowan's Career Stats

Year
Overall
Wins
Overall
Loses
Pct.
Singles
Wins
Singles
Loses
Pct.
Doubles
Wins
Doubles
Loses
Pct.
2007
42
15
.737
20
9
.690
22
6
.786
2008
35
16
.686
17
10
.630
18
6
.750
2009
35
15
.700
15
10
.600
20
5
.800
2010
35
20
.636
16
14
.533
19
6
.760
Career
147
66
.690
68
43
.613
79
23
.775
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