24 - Claire Eliasberg
Claire Eliasberg
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: La Jolla Country Day
Position: D

2009-2010 TEAM CAPTAIN

2009: IWLCA Academic Squad ... Gib Holgate Award Recipient... Started all 16 games on defense... Gathered 12 ground balls, two draw controls, and four caused turnovers... Scored first career goal on free position shot against Wagner.

2008: Started 11 games and saw time in 14 total games... Gathered six ground balls and caused one turnover... Voted team's most improved player.

2007: Appeared in five games ... made varsity debut in season-opening 14-7 win at Fairfield.

 

Before Yale:  Played varsity soccer in 8th & 9th grade at Episcopal High School of Jacksonville, Florida … Coaches’ Award - 9th  grade. Varsity soccer at La Jolla Country Day School, Coaches’ Award – 10th grade, two-time captain … first team All-League.   First played lacrosse spring of senior year… a captain of the inaugural Varsity Lacrosse team senior year … MVP/high scorer … first team All-League … San Diego County Senior All-Star.  Cum Laude Society… Scholar-Athlete Award … National Merit Scholarship Finalist.

 

Personal:  History of Science, History of Medicine major … resident of Trumbull College … joined at Yale by her brother, Jake ’13 … Cousins and fellow Trumbullians include Carla Shen ’99 (Captain of W. Squash), Brendan Woo ’08 (M. Swimming) and Lauren Woo ’09.