Claire Simons
Claire Simons
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Brownington, Vt.
High School: Saint Johnsbury Academy
Events: Pole Vault

PERSONAL BESTS

EVENT TIME/MARK MEET DATE
55 Hurdles-Indoor 9.35 UAA Indoor Championships
2/28/2014
60 Hurdles-Indoor 10.09 Rose-Hulman 2/1/2014
200-Indoor 29.17 IWU First Chance 12/7/2013
Pole Vault-Indoor 3.74m IWU Dual
2/22/2014
Triple Jump-Indoor 9.37m I55 Triangular 1/25/2014
100-Outdoor13.92Rose-Hulman Twilight4/18/2014
100 Hurdles-Outdoor 17.09 SLU Invitational
4/11/2014
Pole Vault-Outdoor 3.68m Rose-Hulman Twilight 4/19/2013

 

2013-14: Finished 10th in the pole vault at the NCAA Indoor Championships with a clearance of 3.70m ... Improved her indoor career-best to 3.74m, which ranks third in school history ... Earned all-UAA honors with a runner-up finish in the pole vault at the UAA Indoor Championships ... Selected as the UAA Indoor Field Athlete of the Week Feb. 24 ... Finished 12th in the pole vault at the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a clearance of 3.60m ... Finished as the runner-up in the pole vault at the UAA Outdoor Championships to earn all-UAA honors ... Named to the Academic All-District First Team ... USTFCCCA All-Academic ... Academic all-UAA for indoor and outdoor track & field.

2012-13: Moved into third on Washington U.'s all-time indoor pole vault leaderboard with a clearance of 3.56m at the UW-Stevens Point Pointer Qualifier March 2 ... Received all-UAA honors for the second year in a row by tying for third at the UAA Indoor Championships ... Cleared a season-best 3.68m at the Rose-Hulman Twilight to move into third on WU's all-time outdoor pole vault performance list ... Qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the pole vault ... Placed second in the pole vault (3.34m) to earn all-UAA honors at the UAA Outdoor Championships ... Also picked up outdoor all-conference recognition as a member of the runner-up 400 relay, and added a seventh-place finish in the 100 hurdles (17.16) ... Named UAA Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week April 22 ... UAA all-academic for indoor and outdoor track & field ... USTFCCCA All-Academic.

2011-12: Earned all-UAA honors with a third-place finish in the pole vault at the 2012 UAA Indoor Track & Field Championships.

PERSONAL: Majoring in chemistry.