Originally from Lancaster, PA Rachel is a junior at Penn State double majoring in "French and Francophone Studies" and "Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship" as a Schreyer Honors scholar and Paterno Fellow. In addition to twirling as the Blue Sapphire for the Blue Band she is involved with THON, Net Impact, and Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship Society. In the "off season" Rachel competes in the Advanced division at State, Regional, National, and International baton twirling competitions. In May she reclaimed the title of Miss Majorette of Pennsylvania. Outside of twirling she enjoys Bikram yoga, gymnastics, and Seinfeld. Her favorite performance moment is running onto the field for pregame and her favorite part of Blue Band is spending time with the amazing people that make this program so great.