The DeRidder native, who will join the track and field as well as cross country programs this fall, also vaulted 10-10 on Friday.
As a senior at DeRidder High School, Rushford earned four top ten finishes at the state meet highlighted by third in the 1,600 meters (5:24), sixth in the 800 meters (2:26), sixth in the pole vault (10-2) and tenth place in cross country (20:18).
As a four-year letter winner, she was a six-time district champion.
Rushford enters Northwestern State following a decorated career lettering in four sports including soccer, cross country, softball and track and field. As valedictorian, she was also academic all-state in cross country, soccer and track and field.