Did not compete during the spring season.
Rowed in the varsity four and second varsity eight crews throughout her freshman season … rowed six seat in the novice eight in UCLA’s season-opening victory over Loyola Marymount (March 9) … rowed two seat in the V4+ at both the San Diego Crew Classic (April 6-7) and at the Clemson Invitational (April 20-21) … led the V4+ to a second-place finish in the Grand Final on day two in San Diego … helped the V4+ secure a pair of first-place finishes on day one at Clemson … rowed four seat in the second varsity eight against USC (May 4) … rowed six seat in the 2V8+ at Pac-12 Championships (May 19), helping that crew secure a fourth-place finish … rowed six seat in the 2V8+ at NCAA Championships (May 31-June 2), guiding the second varsity eight to a fifth-place finish in the Petite Final.
Two-year varsity swimming letterwinner under head coach Emily Kennedy at Moorestown High School.
Competed for Moorestown Rowing Club … served as team captain in 2011 and 2012 … won the NJ Garden State Championship in 2009, 2010 and 2012 … named the “most outstanding” rower in 2012 … won the Hammer Award in 2009 and 2012 … as a swimmer, competed for Sunnybrook Swim Club.
Full name: Claire Francis Wixted … Claire is the daughter of Gerald and Patricia Wixted … has one brother, Gerry, and three sisters – Mary Pat, Marci and Annie … undeclared major.