Clare Chamberlain
Clare Chamberlain


Shorewood, Wis.

High School:
Shorewood HS



Freshmen Shine as Gophers Defeat Iowa State on the Road

Rookies post seven of Minnesota's 13 victories in the win.

2011-12 • Freshman Season: Notched a third-place finish in the 400 IM (4:39.14) and finished 10th in the 200 IM (2:10.97) at the Minnesota Challenge (2/3-4) • finished ninth in the 200 backstroke and 13th in the 400 IM at Quad Duals (1/27-28) • had a fourth-place finish in the 200 back and a fifth-place finish in the 200 IM at Hawaii (12/31) • finished in the top-25 in the 400-meter IM at the Minnesota Grand Prix (11/11-13) • also competed in the 400-meter IM • placed fourth in the 200 backstroke in the dual at Iowa (11/4) • finished in fourth place in the 200 backstroke at Wisconsin (10/28) • added fourth-place finishes in the 100 backstroke and 200 backstroke events vs. Kansas (10/21) • claimed the 200 individual medley title and finished second in the 200 backstroke at Iowa State (10/15)

High School: 2011 graduate of Shorewood High School • swam for head coach Robby McCabe • earned All-American honors in both 2009 and 2010 • was the Wisconsin State Champion in as a freshman and sophomore • three-time Woodland Conference Champion • holds school records in 200 medley relay, 200 IM and 100 back • named to the honor roll four-consecutive years • was named an academic all-american

Personal: Majoring in psychology • daughter of Chet and Colleen Chamberlain • Has three brothers, Patrick, John and Tommy • Her brother, Chet, played football for UW-Whitewater • lists winning the Wisconsin State Swimming meet for the first time as her biggest sports thrill • enjoys doing photography in her spare time

Chamberlain's Top Times
Year - Event - Time
2011 - 100 Back - 59.47
2012 - 200 Back - 2:05.39
2011 - 200 IM - 2:08.53
2011 - 400 IM - 4:32.57


Meet Preview: Iowa


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