Cards place 17 players on 2013-14 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team
Cards fall 6-3 to Notre Dame and 4-2 to North Carolina Saturday
Cards wrap up play at FAU Kick-Off Classic with 7-0 win over St. John's
Cards go 1-1 on day two of the FAU Kick-Off Classic
Cards set to take the field with a balanced mix of veterans and newcomers
Louisville Softball v IUPUI | Cardinal Classic
High School/Travel: Lettered four years for coach Mike McGill...2013 Indy Star Sportswoman of the Year...Three-time Hancock County Player of the Year...2013 District Four Player of the Year...Two-time first team All-State selection...Three-time Indy Star Super Team selection...Four-time All-Hoosier Heritage Conference team member...Four-time All-County selection...Two-time Sectional Champions...Played for the Indiana Xtreme...Also lettered four years in basketball for coach Julie Shelton...Helped her team to the 2013 state championship and a runner-up finish... Three-time All-Hoosier Heritage Conference...Received the 2013 3A Mental Attitude Award.
Personal: Full name is Rachel Nicole Houck...Nickname is Ricky Nicky... Daughter of Ken and Mary Houck...Birthday is March 4, 1995...Has one sibling, K.C... Has not declared a major...Post college ambition is to become an FBI agent or work in sports...Chose UofL because of its appreciation of athletics and the chance to make it to the Women's College World Series...Great accomplishment so far is winning a basketball state championship...Best moment of her athletic career is committing to UofL...Most people don't know that she played baseball until she was 11 years old and didn't play softball until the seventh grade...Favorite pregame meal is tuna...Inspiration is any underdog team or person who overachieved in some way...In her free time she enjoys watching TV, practicing sports, pets and playing basketball.