University of Iowa Athletics

Clare Simms

Class So.
Hometown Lake Zurich, Ill.
High School Lake Zurich
Clare Simms - Women's Rowing - University of Iowa Athletics

2012-13… Competed in two fall events… placed second in the 1V8+ at the Head of the Des Moines… placed eighth in the 1V8+ at the Head of the Iowa… competed in all three spring events… qualified for the 2V8+ petite finals and placed second at the San Diego Crew Classic… placed second in the 2V8+ and helped team take home second place in the team standings at the Dale England Cup… placed sixth in the 2V8+ and helped team take home sixth place in the final team standings at the Big Ten Championships… Named to the 2012-13 Dean’s List… letterwinner.

2011-12… Coxed the 1N8 in every race of novice year, including the Big Ten Championships.

Before Iowa… Member of her high school honor roll.

Personal… Born December 29, 1992… daughter of Robert and Margaret Simms… English major… lists her mother as the most influential person in her life.

Why Iowa… I chose Iowa because of the English and creative writing programs. They are the best of the best.