Claire Linn
Claire  Linn
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Powell, Ohio

High School:
Olentangy Liberty

Event:
CC/Distance

2017-18: Outdoor – Did not compete. Indoor – Ran in seven of Miami’s meets … made season debut at Kentucky Invite and finished 13th in the mile with a 5:06.04 … member of fourth-place DMR squad at Gladstein Invitational … placed seventh in the mile at the Indiana Relays with a 5:06.07 … broke five-minute mark in the mile at the Alex Wilson with a 4:58.73 … finished 20th in the mile at the MAC Indoor Championships with a 5:21.13 … was named Academic All-MAC. Cross Country – Competed in five meets … began season with PR in 5k at Indiana Open with an 18:52.1 … top finish was 16th at RedHawk Rumble with 23:44.7 … was one of three ‘Hawks to set a PR in the 6k at the Sam Bell Invitational with 23:04.0 … finished 162nd at adidas Pre-Nationals with 23:22.7 … named Academic All-MAC.

2016-17: Outdoor – Appeared in six meets … took 10th in the steeplechase (11:05.85) at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/11-13) … finished fourth in the 1500m (4:42.94) at the RedHawk Invitational (4/29). Indoor – Competed in four meets … placed eighth in the mile (5:11.21) at the GVSU Big Meet (2/10-11). Cross Country – Raced in four meets … top 6K time was 23:32.6 (73rd) at the Spartan Invitational (9/16).

High School: Lettered four years at Liberty in track and cross country … holds school record in 800m with a time of 2:13.71 … also holds senior XC record of 18:10 … ran XC at state meet in 2014 … placed 13th in 4x800m state meet in 2013 and 2015 … placed 9th with a time of 2:13.71 in the 800m at the 2016 state meet … named All-State cross country 2015.

Personal: Born August 12, 1998 … parents Dave and Ann … graduated magna cum laude with honors … undecided on major.