Claire Betterbed
Claire Betterbed


Fox Island, Wash.

High School:
Gig Harbor


2011: Competed in the first four meets of the season ... began the year at the Army Open ... placed 18th of 53 overall with a 5K time of 20:45.4 ... ran Cornell's 5K course in 22:13.3 in the tri-meet against the Big Red and Binghamton ... placed 50th of 52 in the race ... was the 11th Black Knight to cross the line at the Iona Meet of Champions ... placed 125th of 202 overall with a 6K time of 25:25.26 ... concluded the season at the Paul Short Run Open Division ... ran Lehigh's 6K course in 26:25 for 233rd place of 341 runners.

2010: Did not compete.

2009: Competed in seven of eight races ... best 6K course time came in 24-31 victory over Navy, finishing 15 of 24 in 23:03.7 ... was the seventh Black Knight to cross the line at the NCAA Regionals, finishing in 26:07 ... was the sixth Army runner to finish in both the Roy Griak Invite and Paul Short Run.

Personal: Daughter of Tom and Vicki Betterbed ... sister Elizabeth (USMA '10) was the second female in Academy history to graduate No. 1 in her class ... brother Tommy ... favorite team is the New York Yankees ... favorite athlete is Derek Jeter ... likes to listen to music, go boating and play ping-pong in her spare time.

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