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 Claudia DiSomma
Claudia DiSomma
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Sparta, N.J.

High School:
Sparta

Position:
Mid-Distance/Distance

Outdoor Elibility:
SO

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 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
58.54 - Stonehill (4/25/2014)
800m
2:12.03 - ACC (4/17/2014)
1000m
2:53.54 - Armory (2/7/2014)

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