Claire Scherer
Claire Scherer
Height: 5-2
Year: So.
Hometown: Kenmore, N.Y.
High School: Nardin Academy

2009-2010: Coxswain for the varsity eight in 10 of 14 races…first place finish against Coast Guard, Mount Holyoke and Wesleyan on Lake Quinsigamond (March 27)...won a race versus Simmons and Smith (March 28)…placed fifth at the Patriot League Championship (April 25) and fifth at the New England Championship (May 1)…won the petite finals at the ECAC National Invitational (May 9)…member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the rowing team at Nardin Academy for coach Kerri Kanaley...senior captain...team won the State championship...won the 2007-2008 Unsung Hero award...also a member of the West Side Rowing Club for coach Aileen McNamara.

Personal: Daughter of John and Joni Scherer...has four brothers John, Patrick, Kevin and Connor...a Psychology major.