Racheyl was described as a “tom boy.” She loved anything that could be done outside. She played on the girl’s softball and basketball teams. She loved playing football with her cousins and neighborhood kids. She was a natural at tennis, horseback riding, and water skiing. She enjoyed fishing and hunting. She took classes in Typing and Home Economics, but preferred Construction and Horticulture. She was a good student and made good grades. Steve Brinson was the first boy she ever dated. Prior to meeting him, she had never had alcohol.