Claire Hotchkin
Claire Hotchkin
Year: Junior
Hometown: Chappaqua, N.Y.
High School: Horace Greeley
Position: Sprints/Middle Distance
Major: Neuroscience
House Affiliation: Lowell

Career Bests:
400m - 57.95
500m - 1:17.70
600m - 1:40.29
800m - 2:22.31

Crossed the finish line with a career best 2:22.31 in the 800m at the UMass Lowell Invitational (Mar 30) … Set a career best 1:40.29 in the 600m at Harvard vs Penn (Dec 9).

Notched a career-best 57.95 in the 400m at the Boston University David Hemery Valentine Invitational (Feb. 9-10) … Finished the 500m with a career-best 1:17.70 at the Beantown Challenge (Jan. 13) … Ran a 1:40.46 in the 600m for a career-high at the Boston University Season Opener (Dec. 2).

Before Harvard:
300m – 42.11
400m - 57.73
600m – 1:38.38
800m – 2:21.80

"Claire came highly recommended to us by the coaches and staff at her school. She has a great work ethic and competed at the indoor and outdoor state championships in relays and long sprints. Claire is a versatile long sprinter who could develop into an Ivy League scorer in the long sprints and provide depth to our team at championships in the relays." – Coach Tolbert