25 - Clare Sullivan
Clare Sullivan
Height: 6-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Belmont, Mass.
High School: Rivers
Position: F

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AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012-2013:

  • Saw action in 28 games, making her first career start at Manhattan
  • Averaged 6.6 minutes, 2.4 points, and 1.0 rebounds per game
  • Also recorded 11 blocks and six assists
  • Had the second-highest field goal percentage on team at 47.5 percent
  • Drained first career three-pointer versus Boston College
  • Registered six points versus Harvard and at Manhattan
  • Scored a career-high 13 points and grabbed three rebounds off the bench versus Central Connecticut
  • Tallied nine points versus Brown and went 3-of-4 from free throw line
  • Scored four points in a career-best 19 minutes played versus Lehigh
  • Scored points in a total of 15 contests
  • Had at least one rebound in 17 games
  • Shot 66.7 percent from the free-throw line (eight of 12)
  • Member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011-2012:

  • Saw action in 24 games
  • Averaged 5.8 minutes, 1.8 points and 1.5 rebounds per game
  • Also finished with four assists and four blocks
  • Saw her first collegiate action at Yale (11/11)
  • Tallied her first career points again UConn (11/13), finishing with four points and three rebounds
  • Scored a season-best eight points in just nine minutes of action vs. Bucknell (1/21), going 4-for-8 from the floor
  • Played in a season-high 14 minutes of action against Miami in the Miami Holiday Classic (12/28), scoring six points
  • Notched a season-high seven rebounds and three blocks in the final game of the season vs. Manhattan (3/18)
  • Scored points in a total of 12 contests
  • Had at least one rebound in 15 contests
  • Went 3-of-6 from the free throw line
  • Finished the season with a 42.2 field goal percentage and a 50.0 free throw percentage


  • Three-year member of the Rivers School basketball team, playing center under head coach Bob Pipe
  • Captained team her senior year
  • Won team’s Red Wing Award (2011)
  • A three-time All-ISL and NEPSAC All-New England selection (2009-2011)
  • A McDonald’s All America Nominee (2010)
  • Team won the NEPSAC Class B championship in 2009 and 2011
  • Previously played two years of varsity basketball at Belmont High School
  • Earned All-Middlesex honors in 2008
  • Played club basketball for Bay State Jaguars
  • Club team won back-to-back state championships in 2009 and 2010, and also claimed the 2010 USJN championship


  • Daughter of Edward Sullivan
  • Father played football at the University of Iowa and the University of Massachusetts
  • Has one brother (Eddie)
  • Majoring in Sociology and Pre-Health Professions