25 Rachel Klein
25 Rachel Klein
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Mohnton, Pa.
High School: Governor Mifflin
Position: C
Major: Biology


2011: Enters her sophomore year having worked extremely hard in the off-season to earn a spot in the Spartan rotation … is a versatile player that can do the job behind the plate in addition to providing depth at first base … is a tall, athletic player that has dramatically improved at the plate … is a steady defensive player … at the plate, she has good discipline and the ability to cover the plate and drive the ball with some power.

2010: Finished the season playing in six games with all her appearances coming off the bench … hit .333 with a hit in three at-bats while she also had an RBI and a run scored for York … had her first career hit as a pinch hitter in the March 5 game against Beloit … scored her run and drove in another in the April 9 win over Gallaudet … made two appearances as a catcher while her other four games came at first base.

Personal: Is the daughter of Pat and Cheryl Klein … is a biology major … lists her father Pat as the person she most admires … names Philadelphia Phillies’ slugging first baseman Ryan Howard as her favorite professional athlete … aspires to enroll in a PhD program for cancer cell research after her York College undergrad.