Rachel Cutts | #5 | D/M
Hometown: Pace, Fla.
Previous School: Ole Miss (Pace HS)
Major: Athletics Training
2012 NCAA Championships All-Tournament Team - Details
2012 Daktronics All-American First Team - Details
2012 Daktronics All-South Region First Team - Details
2012 NSCAA All-South Region First Team - Details
2012 All-Gulf South Conference First Team - Details
2012: Started all 25 games for UWF at center-sweeper and the captain of a UWF defense that allowed 0.597 goals per game, good for 15th in NCAA Division II...finished her UWF career with 62 consecutive starts...Logged the most minutes played (2187) as a field player for UWF...took the majority of free kicks for UWF, resulting in two goals and five assists on the season.
2011 NSCAA All-South Region Second Team - Details
2011 All-GSC Second Team - Details
2011: Started all 18 games at sweeper as the captain of the defense… All-Gulf South Conference second team selection… member of a defense that allowed 1.0 goals and 8.9 shots per game… led the team with 1,668 minutes played.
2010: Started all but two games and took over the team’s center back position ... logged nearly 1,600 minutes and tallied one assist ... picked up an assist in the Argonauts’ 3-2 win over Barry (9/5).
2009: Made nine starts while appearing in 22 matches this season...Recorded one goal with three assists for five points in '09... Scored her first career goal in the Argos season opener, a 4-0 win over Florida Tech (8/28)...Played a season high 57 minutes in a 9-0 win over Warner Pacific..Tallied an assist in three consecutive matches beginning with her first career assist in 6-0 win over West Georgia (10/25)...
High School: Missed senior season at Pace High School with a knee injury ... Three-time All-Area selection and 2006 All-State pick by the Florida Athletic Coaches Association... '04 Pensacola News Journal second team selection, '05 PNJ First Team, '06 PNJ First Team... '04 PNJ top five in goals...'05 PNJ top ten in goals... Scored 46 career high school goals from her forward position ... Earned a general associate's degree from Pensacola Junior College through dual enrollment program...
Club: Played defender for the Pensacola Futbol Club ... Helped club to a President's Cup title and Region D Cup championship in 2005.
Personal: Daughter of Michael and Tamra Cutts... Acquired more than 30 medals and trophies as a second-degree black belt in Taekwondo.
Photo by Ron Besser