Women's Track and Field Roster

Claire Schoenfield

Year Fy.
Event Distance
Hometown Mundelein, Minn.
High School Mundelein

Year at Gustavus: Freshman
What events are you in? Are you in both cross country and track and field?: 3k/5k- Both in cross country and track and field.
Where did you go to high school?: Mundelein High School
Where is your hometown?: Mundelein, MN
Tell me about your family (siblings, are any of your family members current/previous Gusties?): I live with my mom and dad and I have an older brother who is also a runner and a junior in college
Tell me about your experiences so far at Gustavus: I have had a great experience at Gustavus so far, despite COVID because the people here are wonderful and I have had a lot of fun getting to meet new people and try new things!
What other extracurricular activities, clubs, or organizations are you a part of?: I go to Proclaim and play the handbells.
Tell me about any high school athletic and academic achievements or awards that you have earned: I was all academic for all four years, as well as most valuable runner junior and senior year, team captain my senior year, and I received the Scholar Athlete award
Why did you choose Gustavus?: I chose Gustavus because I loved the campus and I really liked the team atmosphere, as well as how welcoming everyone here was.
In your opinion what makes the Gustavus cross country/track and field programs different from other colleges?: The environment is so supportive and its clear that the coaches care about everyone. It's also a good balance between work and fun and everyone encourages each other.