Clare Hernandez
Clare Hernandez
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Clovis, Calif.
High School: Buchanan
Previous College: Distance


Cross Country - Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Made an immediate impact during her freshman year, scoring for the Eagles in all six meets of the season including a pair of second-place finishes ... Ran a season-best in her first-career 6000m on the cross country course, timing through in 22:24.10 at the Spiked Shoe Invitational (9/7) for 44th overall and second on the team ...Ran the 6k at the Paul Short Invitational as the third finisher for the Eagles … Crossed the line second on the team at the Princeton Invitational (10/12) leading her to the Patriot League Championships where she finished the 6k in 23:06.5, 35th overall and fourth for the Eagles ... Closed the season at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships (11/9).

Indoor Track - Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Made her debut on the track at the Navy Invitational (12/1) with a seventh-place finish in the mile … Added her name to the AU record books with the ninth-fastest indoor 5000m run in program history, hitting a PR of 18:14.10 at the Patriot Games (1/25) … Bumped down to the 3000m run at the VMI Relays (2/8) before closing her freshman indoor season with an 18th-place finish in the 5k run at the Patriot League Championships (2/16) with a time of 18:16.13.

Outdoor Track - Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Opened her season at the Shamrock Invitational (3/14), placing ninth in the 3000m field ... Bumped down to the 1500m run at the Navy Spring Invitational (3/30), taking 20th overall ... Made her 5k debut at the Colonial Relays (4/4), crossing in 18:29.54 ... Took 20th in the 1500m at the Morgan State Legacy Meet (4/19) ... Finished her freshman year at the Patriot League Championships (5/3) with an 18:38.57 finish in the 5k.