University of Iowa Athletics
Mid Distance

Clare Pitcher

Class So.
Hometown Franklin, Wis.
High School Franklin
Clare  Pitcher - Women's Cross Country - University of Iowa Athletics

2021 — Indoor – placed third in 600 meters at B1G Championships with a collegiate-best 1:29.96… that time ranks seventh all-time at Iowa… ran collegiate bests in 800 meters at SPIRE B1G Invite (2:09.67) and 1,000 meters at Hawkeye Border Battle (2:57.46)… Outdoor – ran a collegiate-best 2:08.64 in 800 meters at Fighting Illini B1G Relays… that time ranks 10th all-time at Iowa… ran season-best 400 meters at B1G Invite #2 (56.30)… Dean’s List student (Spring 2021)… USTFCCCA all-academic team member… letterwinner.

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.

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