Rachel Franklin Photo

Rachel Franklin

  • Class
  • Hometown
    Ft. Collins, Colo.
  • Previous School
    Kansas Weslyan University



  • Rachel is the daughter of Brad and Jennifer Franklin
  • She had three siblings, Ericka Joiner (30), Alaura Franklin (28) and her twin brother Peter (20)
  • Studying Nursing
  • Chose Park for the amazing nursing program, diverse campus and Park's great track and cross country program. 
  • Transferred from Kansas Wesleyan University
  • Ran for the Coyotes in the Fall of 2016
  • Was All-Conference and was a National Qualifier
  • Went to Mountain View High School in Loveland, Colo.
  • Was part of the State Champion 4x800-meter relay team
  • Also part of the women's cross country team state championship
  • Her sister Ericka went to Southwestern College and was a four-team All-American, three times in steeplechase and one time in cross country
2017 Women's Cross Country Roster
Name Cl. Hometown Previous School
Vibian Chemeli JR Kenya Colby CC
Mary Beth Daniels SR Richmond, Mo. Richmond High School
Rachel Franklin SO Ft. Collins, Colo. Kansas Weslyan University
Areka Hanson JR Jamaica Johnson County CC
Brooke Kelly SO Peculiar, Mo. Raymore-Peculiar HS
Morgan Lindgren JR Ogallala, Neb. Kansas Weslyan University
Kaitlyn McNeely SR Gallatin, Mo. Gallatin R-V
Marina Rios SO Independence, Mo. Fort Osage HS
Anna Zirpolo FR Independence, Mo. Truman HS

Coaching Staff

Brian Renshaw Photo
Head Coach
27th season