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4 - Rachel Halperin
Rachel Halperin
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Scarsdale, N.Y.
High School: Scarsdale
Position: Catcher/Util.
Bats/Throws: R/R
House Affiliation: Mather

Before Harvard
Started all four years as a catcher at Scarsdale High School ... Captained the softball team in 2012 ... Named NY Section 1 AA all-league all four years ... Named NY Section 1 AA all-section in 2011 and 2012 and honorable mention all-section in 2010 ... Earned the 2012 softball MVP award ... Hit four homeruns in four consecutive at bats in 2012 varsity season ... Also a varsity swimmer for three years ... Member of Signifer Honor Society in 2012 ... President of the Tri-M Music Honor society in 2011 and 2012 ... Selected for area all-state chorus (2009-11) ... Soloist on Italy performance trip (2011) and Buenos Aires performance trip (2009) ... Student government secretary (2010-12).

Enjoys singing ... Mother, Sherry Halperin, and Aunt, Stacey Mandelbaum, attended Harvard.