- 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
|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|