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Rachel Curry
Rachel Curry

Homestead, Iowa

High School:



Hawkeye Women Take Invite Title

Women finish first with 212 points, while the men finish second with 170.5


Gulvas Leads Hawkeyes at Iowa Invite

Ashlyn Gulvas set the school weight throw record to grab 1 of 14 Hawkeye titles


Hawkeyes Capture 2 Titles in Day 1 of Iowa State Classic

The Iowa State Classic will resume Saturday at 11 a.m. (CT)


Mullen, Simpson Break Records in Ames

The Hawkeyes finalize competition at the Bill Bergan Invite


Hawkeyes Set to Hit the Road

The Iowa track and field teams travel to Lincoln, Neb., Saturday.


2014 Musco Twilight

2014 Musco Twilight


Musco Twilight XV

Musco Twilight XV Saturday, May 3, 2014


Drake Relays

Drake Relays Friday, April 25, 2014


39th Annual Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational

Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014


2013 Drake Relays

2013 Drake Relays Friday, April 26, 2013

2014 -- Indoor - placed 13th in shot put at Big Ten Championships (45-11 3/4, 14.01m), second at Iowa Invite (45-10 3/4, 13.99m), third at Big 4 Duals (45-7, 13.89m), 13th at Husker Invite (45-5, 13.84m), ninth at Jack Johnson Classic (45-1 3/4, 13.76m) and 10th at Bill Bergan Invite (44-6, 13.56m)... Outdoor - leads team in shot put (47-5, 14.45m)... placed fourth in shot put at Arkansas Spring Invite (47-5, 14.45m), fifth at Musco Twilight (47-0 3/4, 14.34m), 15th at Big Ten Championships (46-6 1/4, 14.18m) and ninth at Arizona State Invite (46-5 1/4, 14.15m)... letterwinner.

2013 -- Indoor - placed second in shot put with with a team-leading and collegiate-best 48-2 1/2 (14.69m) at Iowa Invite... that mark ranks fi fth alltime at Iowa... placed second in shot put at Iowa Open (46-1 1/2, 14.06m), third at Iowa State Classic (46-3 1/2, 14.11m) and 19th at Big Ten Championships (44-0 1/2, 13.42m)... Outdoor - placed ninth in shot put with a team-leading and collegiate-best 47-9 1/4 (14.56m) at Big Ten Championships... that mark ranks seventh all-time at Iowa... placed fourth in shot put (46-1 1/4, 14.05m) and eighth in discus (135-9, 41.38m) at Musco Twilight XIV... placed second in shot put at Lee Calhoun Invite (45-7 3/4, 13.91m), 16th at Drake Relays (45-5, 13.84m) and ninth at Jim Click Shootout (43-9 3/4, 13.35m)... letterwinner.

2012 -- Indoor - won shot put with a collegiate-best 48-1 3/4 (14.67m) at New Year's Classic... that mark led team and ranks fifth all-time at Iowa... placed 10th in shot put at Adidas Classic (41-11 1/4, 12.78m), 13th at Razorback Invite (43-9 1/4, 13.34m) and 21st at Big Ten Championships (46-4, 14.12m)... Outdoor - did not compete.

2011 -- Indoor - won shot put at Iowa Invite with a team-leading 47-9 1/4 (14.56 m)... won shot put at Jack Johnson Classic (45-5 3/4) and Iowa Open (46-2 1/2)... placed 11th in shot put at Iowa State Classic (45-3 1/2), and 12th at Razorback Invite (46-6 3/4) and Big Ten Championships (45-11 1/4)... Outdoor - led team in shot put with collegiate-best 46-5 (14.03m) she recorded at Musco Twilight XII... that mark ranks eighth all-time at Iowa... placed 17th in discus with collegiate-best 145-9 (44.44m) at Big Ten Championships... placed fifth in discus (145-2, 44.24m) at Musco Twilight XII... letterwinner.

2010 -- Indoor - redshirted... Outdoor - placed third in shot put with season-best 45-1 3/4 (13.76 m) at Musco Twilight XI... threw season-best 142-1 (43.32 m) in discus at Lee Calhoun Memorial... placed third in shot put at Lee Calhoun Memorial (43-6, 13.26 m) and Iowa Invitational (43-4 1/2, 13.22m).

High School -- state champion in discus and placed second in shot put at state meet senior year... four-time Drake Relays qualifier... best marks are 44-0 1/4 in shot put and 135-11 in discus... coached by Nick Nordheim.

Personal -- born June 28, 1991... daughter of Sam and Janelle Curry.

Curry's Collegiate Bests
Event Distance Meet Date
Shot Put (I) 48-2 1/2 (14.69m) Iowa Invitational 2/15/13
Shot Put (O) 47-9 1/4 (14.56m) Big Ten Championships 5/11/13
Discus (O) 145-9 (44.44m) Big Ten Championships 5/15/11

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