Senior Swan Song: Claire Carlson

Name: Claire Carlson

School: Cotopaxi High School

Q) What was your most memorable race/throw/jump/vault/moment?

My most memorable jump was for triple jump when I broke my school record.

Q) What was your greatest accomplishment?

Making it to state all the years I competed in high school.

Q) If you could do it all over again what would you change about your career in high school?

I wouldn't change a thing, it was all very great.

Q) What were the most difficult obstacles you had to overcome?

Pushing through workouts and races.

Q) What will you miss the most?

The friendships I made with my teammates, and just overall all the great times we had together.

Q) What advice would you give to younger athletes?

Just to have fun with it, because even though things can suck like the workouts, it ends up being worth it. So just to work hard and have fun while doing so.

Q) What are your college plans?

I plan to attend Adams State University to play volleyball and run track while studying business.

Q) Who would you like to say 'thank you' to?

I would like to say thank you to everyone who helped me get to where I am today, especially my amazing coaches and family.

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