Claire Tewksbury
Claire  Tewksbury

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dexter, Mich.

High School:
Dexter

Event:
Pole Vault

Elig (In/Out):
SR/JR


02/22/2013

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Women's DMR Wins 10th Straight Big Ten Indoor Title

02/02/2013

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Last Updated: March 3, 2016

At Michigan
• Competing member of the 2016 Big Ten Championship Team
• Academic All-Big Ten (2014)
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2014)

Senior(I)/Redshirt Junior (O) (2016)

Indoor
• Did not record a height at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26)
• Cleared 3.50 meters (11-05.75 ft.) in the pole vault for eighth-place at the Alex Wilson Invitational (Feb. 20)
• Finished eighth in the pole vault clearing 3.37 meters (11-00.75 ft.) at the SPIRE Collegiate Invitational (Feb. 12-13)
• Broke the 12-foot barrier by clearing 3.65 meters at the Akron Invitational (Feb. 5).
• Finished eighth in the pole vault clearing 3.50 meters helping U-M to win the Notre Dame Invitational (Jan. 23)
• Cleared 3.56 meters (11-08.00 ft.) in the pole vault for fourth place at the Doug Raymond Invitational (Jan. 16)
• Placed sixth in the pole vault clearing 3.25 meters (10-08.00 ft.) at the Hillsdale Winter Opener (Jan. 9)
• Finished 22nd in the pole vault with a mark of 3.10 meters (10-02.00 ft) at the GVSU Holiday Open (Dec. 4)

Junior (I)/Redshirt Sophomore (O) (2015)

Outdoor
• Did not record a height at the adidas/Steve Scott Invitational (May 2) or at the Toledo Collegiate Invitational (May 7-8)
• Finished 13th at Gina Relays (April 24), vaulting 10-4.25 ft. (3.16m)
• Finished sixth at the CAL-UVA Tri Meet (April 3-4), clearing 10-6 ft. (3.20m)

Indoor
• Did not record a height at the Dual Meet vs. Michigan State (Jan. 31) or at U-M's Silverston Invitational (Feb. 21)

Sophomore (I)/Redshirt Freshman (O) (2014)
• Academic All-Big Ten
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner

Outdoor
• At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 16-18), participated in the pole vault, but did not record a mark
• At the Hillsdale Relays (April 26), finished 18th in the pole vault Open (3.10 meters, 10-2 ft.)
• At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 5), placed sixth in the pole vault (3.25 meters, 10-8 ft.)

Indoor
• At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 28-March 1), competed in the pole vault, but did not record a mark
• At the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 22), competed in the pole vault, but did not record a mark
• At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7-8), competed in the pole vault, but did not record a mark
• At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 18), competed in the pole vault, but did not record a mark

Freshman (2013)
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner

Outdoor
• Did not compete

Indoor
• At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 22-23), finished 20th in the pole vault (3.55 meters, 11-07.75 ft.)
• At the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 16), finished 12th in the pole vault (3.52 meters, 11-6.50 ft.)
• Competed at the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 8-9) and Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 1-2), but did not clear a height at either meet
• Competed unattached at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 19), finishing fourth in the pole vault (3.60 meters, 11-9.75 ft.)

Prep
• Graduated from Dexter High School (2012)
• National Honor Society
• Academic Achievement Award
• Four-time varsity letterwinner in track and field
• Recorded a personal record in the pole vault of 12-3 (2011, '12)
• Four-time regional meet qualifier -- placed second in 2012, first in 2011, seventh in 2010, and eighth in 2009
• Coaches' Award recipient (2012)
• New Balance Indoor Nationals qualifier in 2011 and 2012 - took 17th in the pole vault in 2011 (2012)
• New Balance Outdoor Nationals qualifier in 2011 and 2012 -- 20th in pole vault in 2011
• Three-time All-South Eastern Conference (2010, '11,'12)
• Qualified for state meet in 2011 and 2012 -- placed seventh in 2011
• Also competed in club gymnastics in 2009 and 2010
• Was a two-time letterwinner in golf (2011, '12) and team captain as a senior

Personal
• Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology
• Majoring in movement science
• Born on January 2, 1994
• Daughter of Greg and Peg Tewksbury

Personal Note
• Mother, Peg, attended the University of Michigan

COLLEGIATE BESTS

Event Mark Date
Pole Vault (I) 3.65m (12-0 ft.) 2-10-16
Pole Vault (O) 3.25m (10-8) 4-5-14

 



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