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 Claudia DiSomma
Claudia  DiSomma
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Sparta, N.J.

High School:
Sparta

Event:
Mid-Distance/Distance

Outdoor Elibility:
SO

01/22/2015

Eagles Capture First in Four Events at BU Meet

BC women's track and field had a strong showing at Boston University on Thursday evening

01/10/2015

Women's T&F Competes at Yale Invitational

The Eagles excel in the 1000m

12/06/2014

Westphal Breaks 5k Record at BU Invitational

The Eagles dominate with an all-around strong performance in the first indoor track meet of the season

04/06/2014

Women's Track and Field Records Three First-Place Finishes at UConn Invitational

O'Keefe, Zeloney and Boich each earn wins in four-team meet

As A SOPHOMORE (2014-15)
XC: Made her collegiate cross country debut at the New England Championships (10/11) and finished in 10th place in the women's JV 5K with a time of 19:02.0.
Indoor T&F: took first place in the 1000m with a time of 2:55.60, and finished the 4x400m relay with an overall time of 3:52.18 to qualify for ECAC's at the BU Invitational (12/6)...placed 6th in the 4x400m relay with an overall time of 4:03.21, and placed 6th in the distance medley relay with an overall time of 12:22.76 at the Yale Invitational (1/10)...finished the 800m in 2:13.54 and came in 2nd overall in the 4x400m relay with a time of 3:58.97 at the BU Meet (1/22)...took 1st place in her heat of the 800m, finishing with a new personal record time of 2:10.62 for 5th place overall at the BU Invite (1/31)...finished the Distance Medley Relay in an overall time of 11:24.67 for 5th place, qualifying for the ECAC Indoors, at the BU Scarlet & White meet (2/9)...set a personal record in the 500m with a time of 1:14.29 and placing in 6th overall at the BU Valentine meet (2/15)... took 4th place with an overall time of 11:22.39 in the Distance Medley Relay at ACC Indoors (3/1), and finished the 4x400m relay in an overall time of 3:48.62 for 10th place, and became the 3rd fastest indoor relay time in BC history...finished the 4x800m relay in an overall time of 8:49.67 for 4th place in the preliminaries, and 6th place in the finals at the ECAC Championships (3/9).

AS A FRESHMAN (2013-14)
Indoor T&F: Made collegiate debut at the BU Season Opener (12/7), won the 800-meter (2:14.95) and helped the 4x400-meter relay squad place 7th (4:04.45)...raced the 800-meter leg of the DMR (11:57.18) that finished 1st at the Yale Collegiate Invitational (1/11)...ran a 2:16.04 800-meter to finish 2nd at the Battle in Beantown (1/18)...3rd place in the 1,000-meter run (2:54.47) at the BU John Thomas Terrier (1/24)...ran a PR of 2:53.54 in the 1,000-meter to place 18th at the Armory Collegiate Invitational (2/7-8)...placed 15th at the ACC Championships (2/27-3/1), covering 800-meters in a PR of 2:12.16...concluded the season at the ECAC Championships (3/7-9), competing in the DMR-relay (11:50.91) and 4x800-meter relay (8:55.70), which qualified for finals and placed 9th.
Outdoor T&F: Competed in the 1,600SMR (4:01.43) that placed 5th and 4x1,500m (19:30.93) that placed 7th at the Raleigh Relays (3/28-29)...covered 800-meters in 2:15.69 at the UConn Invitational (4/12) to place 2nd...achieved a PR of 2:12.03 in the 800-meters at the ACC Championships (4/17)...placed 3rd in the 400-meter (58.54) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invite (4/25)...4x800-meter relay squad placed 11th in 9:01.80 at the ECAC Championships (5/16-18)...recipient of the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

BEFORE BC
Three-time All-American... 12 varsity letters in high school... Mugs Media Athlete of the Year... All West NJ Herald Athlete of the Year... first team all-state... Meet of Champions winner in 1600m and 4x400m... NJ state freshman record holder in the 1600m at 4:45... Star Ledger athlete of the year... first team all-Herald... Hunterdon Warren Sussex Meet Most Valuable Runner in 2010... recipient of the Outstanding Academic Achievement Award in 2013.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Carmine and Christine DiSomma... two siblings: Frankie (22) and Nick (20)... enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences... communications major.

PERSONAL RECORDS (PR)
400m
58.06 - UMass Minutemen (4/3/2015)
800m
2:10.26 - BU Terrier (1/30/2015)
1000m
2:53.14 - BU Valentine (2/13/2015)

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