9 Claire Eadington
9 Claire Eadington
Height: 5-10
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Corona Del Mar
High School: Corona Del Mar
Position: Utility
College: HS

2011 WWPA Newcomer of the Year
2011 WWPA All Freshman Team

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011: Had a terrific freshman season, becoming the first player in school history to be named the Western Water Polo Association 'Newcomer of the Year' ...  tallied 46 goals, 40 assists, 41 steals, and 30 earned ejections … had a huge game against CS Monterey Bay (2/5), registering a season-high four goals, three assists, four steals and two earned ejections … tallied one goal, one assist, two steals and four earned ejections against Fresno-Pacific (2/5) … found the back of the net three times, while adding two assts and a steal against CS Bakersfield (2/13) … accumulated three goals, one steal and two earned ejections against Sonoma St (2/13) … scored three goals while adding a steal and two ejections earned against Sonoma St. (2/13) …  registered two goals, an assist and an earned ejection against UOP (2/26) … tallied a goal, assist, three steals, and two earned ejections against CS Monterey Bay (2/26) … scored one goal while adding three assists and three steals against Harvard (3/15) … tallied a goal, assist, three steals, while adding two earned ejections against San Bernardino (4/2)… scored twice while assisting on three goals, picking up two steals and drawing two ejections against (4/17).

HIGH SCHOOL: Starred at Corona Del Mar in Newport Beach, Calif. … 2009-10 scholar-athlete as a senior … 2009-10 All-Pacific Coast League player helping Corona Del Mar advance to the CIF SS semifinals … also a third team All-CIF Division I honoree as a senior … as a sophomore and junior Corona Del Mar made it to the CIF SS championship game … helped Corona win the CIF SS master’s tournament in 2009 … member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Make a Wish Foundation … also swam at Corona Del Mar.

Born in Orange, Calif. … daughter of Mary and George Eadington … father, George, attended Santa Clara University … has two older siblings, Eric and Katya, who were both Division I athletes … enjoys going to the beach … Biology major.