University of Iowa Athletics
Mid Distance

Clare Pitcher

Class Fr.
Hometown Franklin, Wis.
High School Franklin

High School — 2020 AAU national 800-meter champion (2:12.1)… six-time placewinner at state track meet… four-time all-conference in cross country and three-time all-state in track… eight-time academic all-state, six-time team MVP and four-time team captain in cross country and track… set school records in 400 (56.8) and 800 meters (2:12.1), and as part of 1,600-meter relay (3:58)… coached by Jack Hervert… also played basketball… National Honor Society member.

Personal — born January 1, 2002… daughter of Dean and Natalie Pitcher… siblings are James, Mary, Tony, Michael, Peter, David, Therese and Rose… her dad played basketball at Minnesota State Mankato and her mom ran track at Lacrosse… open major.