Claire

Hanlon

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Year: Sophomore
Hometown: East Greenwich, R.I.
High School: St. Mary Academy Bay View

Bio

Career Honors:

Patriot League Academic Honor Roll (2018-2019)

2019-2020 (Junior): 

  • Member of Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.

 2019 Outdoor (Sophomore):

  • Placed eighth in the 5,000 meters, running a 19:10.68 at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (4/27).
  • Placed fifth at the Holy Cross Invitational in the 1,500 meters, running a 4:56.00 (4/20).
  • Had a personal best of 4:55.51 in the 1,500 meters at the UNH Season Opener (4/6).

 2018-2019 Indoor (Sophomore):

  • Placed 24th in the 3,000 meters at the Patriot League Indoor Championships, running a time of 10:31.62 (2/16).
  • Finished 16th in the 3,000 meters at the NEICAAA Indoor Championships, running a time of 10:30.50 (2/1).
  • Had a personal best in the 3,000 meters of 10:29.94 at the Boston University John Thomas Terrier Classic (1/25).

 2017-2018 Outdoor (Freshman):

  • Had a season best of 10:48.96 in the 3,000 meters at the UNH Season Opener (4/7).
  • Had a personal best in the 5,000 meters, running a 15:54.56 at the Black & Gold Invitational (3/31).

 2017-2018 Indoor (Freshman):

  • Placed sixth in the 3,000 meters, running a 10:44.42 at the URI Coaches Tribute Meet (2/9).

Placed seventh in the mile, running a time of 5:30.36 vs. UNH (1/20).

2017-18:

  • Competed in the indoor 1 mile and 3,000m and the outdoor 5,000m events.

Before Holy Cross:

  • A four-year member of the varsity indoor and outdoor track teams at St. Mary Academy Bay View under head coach Bill Galbraith, serving as team captain her senior year.
  • Named All-Division in the 4x800m in 2016, and All-Class in the 3,000m in 2015 and 2016.
  • Earned Rhode Island Scholar-Athlete recognition.
  • Held personal records in the 800m (2:26), 3,000m (10:34.86), 1,500m (4:55.33), 1,000m (3:09.32) and two-mile (11:28.61).
  • Also a four-year member of the cross country team under head coach Carol Beaudette, serving as team captain in 2016.
  • Earned Rhode Island All-Star accolades (2014-2016) and All-State honors (2014-2016), as well as All-Class (2013-2016) and All-Division (2013-2016) recognition.
  • Team was Class B Champion (2015) and state runner-up (2016).
  • Holds the school's 5k record with a time of 18:46 and took ninth place at the state meet.
  • A member of the National Honor Society.

Personal:

  • Daughter of Paul and Fiona Hanlon.
  • Has one brother (Michael) and two sisters (Emma and Kirsten).
  • Majoring in psychology. 

Hanlon's Top Performances:

Year Event Time Meet (Date)
2019 Mile (outdoor) 5:20.91 Ocean State Invitational (4/12)
2019 1500m (outdoor) 4:55.51 UNH Season Opener (4/6)
2019 3000m (indoor) 10:29.94 Boston University John Thomas Terrier Classic (1/25)
2018 1 mile (indoor) 5:30.36 UNH vs Holy Cross (1/20)
2018 3,000m (indoor) 10:44.42 URI Coaches Tribute Meet (2/9)
2018 5,000m (outdoor) 18:54.56 Black & Gold Invitational (3/31)
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