17 - Rachel Dias Carlson
Rachel Dias Carlson
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Albany, N.Y.
High School: Albany
Position: M
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Team: Blackwatch Soccer Club

2011: Played in 20 games, started 19...posted three goals and three assists for nine points...ranked second on the team in assists, and third in goals and points...scored the game-winning goal in overtime against Babson (10/29)...also had the game-winner versus Coast Guard (10/22)...recorded MIT's only goal in a 1-0 win at WPI (10/4)...set up the lone goal in a 1-0 win over Wellesley in the quarterfinals of the NEWMAC tournament (11/1)...first team CoSIDA academic all-district...second team NEWMAC all-conference...NEWMAC academic all-conference.

2010: Played in 19 games, started eight...totaled three goals and three assists for nine points...ranked fifth on the team in points...registered the game-winning goal against Lesley (9/21)...posted a goal and an assist versus Southern Maine (9/11).

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering...conducting a UROP in the D-Lab...Public Service Center Expedition Grant...GPI programming chair...Komaza...concert band.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Albany High School...also competed on the skiing, cross country, swimming teams...cross country Big 10 all-star.

Club/ODP: Blackwatch Soccer Club, Alleycats Soccer Club...Region 1 Premier League.

Personal: Daughter of Cremilda Dias and Andrew Carlson.