Claire Anderson
Claire Anderson
Height: 5'6"
Year: 2023
Hometown: Denver, Colo.
High School: Colorado Academy
Position: Distance
Major: Undeclared

Collegiate Personal Records:

  • 5K (XC) - 20:13.9: 2019 Keene State College Invitational
  • 6K (XC) - 25:28.3: 2019 Bowdoin XC Invitational


Cross Country: Competed in 3 races during her debut season for the Blue...opened the season at the Wellesley College XC Invitational, running a time of 29:42.1 in the 5k...set her collegiate 5k PR (20:13.9) at the Keene State College Invitational to help the team to a second place finish...finished her first collegiate 6k at the Bowdoin XC Invitational with a time of 25:28.3.

Before Wellesley: Attended Colorado Academy... graduated in 2019... was a two-sport athlete in cross country and track... All-League Metro XC 2018, Division 3A State XC Meet runner 2015, 2017, 2018... State Track runner 1600m and 3200m 2017, 2019.

Personal: Daughter of Mel and Maria Anderson... born in Fairfield, California but lived in Denver for 14 years... has a dog named Kingsley chose to attend Wellesley to meet powerful women and get a liberal arts education.