Rauschl returns to Saddleback College for her sophomore season after a successful freshman campaign when she qualified for the state meet in the heptathlon. She finished third in the Orange Empire Conference as a freshman, sixth in Southern California and 12th in the state in 2008. Previous to Saddleback, Rauschl graduated from Oceanside High School where she lettered in track & field, soccer and golf. She lettered four times in each sport and was voted "Female Athlete of the Year" at Oceanside as a senior. Rauschl plans to major in Biology.