Claire O'Brien
Claire O'Brien
Year: So.
Hometown: Bedford, N.Y.
High School: Hotchkiss
Position: Free/Back

2012-2013: Competed in six individual events including the 50 and 500 freestyle; 50, 100 and 200 backstroke; and 200 individual medley…posted season-bests at the Patriot League Championship in the 50 free (26.71), 500 free (5:28.32), 50 back (29.92), 100 back (1:03.04) and 200 back (2:14.79)…member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy and the Student Athletic Advisory Committee.

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of The Hotchkiss School varsity swimming team under coach Tom Trethaway…served as team captain during her senior year (2012)…won the team’s W. David Coughlin Swimming Award in 2009-2010 and 2011-2012…three-year member of the varsity golf team… served as team captain during her senior year (2012).

Personal: Daughter of Andrew and Robin O’Brien…father graduated from Holy Cross (Class of 1985) …has two sisters (Molly and Haley)…Molly was a member of the Holy Cross swimming team (Class of 2011) …Haley attends Holy Cross (Class of 2013).

 

O'Brien's Top Times

Event (Yards) Time Meet (Date)
50 Free 26.71 Patriot League Championship (2/21/2013)
100 Free 1:01.44 Assumption (10/5/2013)
500 Free 5:28.32 Patriot League Championship (2/21/2013)
50 Back 29.92 Patriot League Championship (2/22/2013)
100 Back 1:03.04 Patriot League Championship (2/21/2013)
200 Back 2:13.52 Harold Anderson Invitational (11/23/2013)
100 Breast 1:20.51 Assumption (10/5/2013)
100 Fly 1:11.32 Assumption (10/5/2013)
100 IM 1:12.45 Assumption (10/5/2013)
200 IM 2:24.58 Harold Anderson Invitational (11/30/2012)