Claire Mason
Claire Mason
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Livingston, N.J.
High School: Mt. St. Dominic Academy
Major: Marketing
  • Three-year letter-winner who has competed in seven events at the Landmark Conference Championships
  • Is a two-time Landmark Conference champion and First Team All-Landmark Conference honoree
  • Is a member of a Scranton school recording-holding relay team

Junior Season (2017-18)

  • Swam in all 11 meets during the season and competed in three indivdiual events at the Landmark Conference Championships
  • Won the 200 breaststroke championships with a time of 2:25.87 to earn First Team All-Landmark Conference honors in the event
  • Also placed third in the 100 breaststroke and fifth in the 400 IM at the Landmark Conference Championships
  • Won nine events on the season and had 25 top-five finishes including 22 top-three results
  • Won the 200 breaststroke and 200 IM against Dickinson on November 11

Sophomore Season (2016-17)

  • Was terrific in her first Landmark Conference Championship meet, helping Scranton finish runners-up in the meet as a team
  • Was victorious in the 400-IM at the Landmark Championships, hitting the wall in 4:45.14 to win the event by almost two whole seconds
  • Also had two high finishes in the 100-breaststroke (4th) and 200-breaststroke (3rd); hit the wall in 1:09.16 in the 100-breaststroke and 2:28.04 in the 200-breaststroke
  • Helped two relay teams almost clinch All-Landmark Conference honors, as the 400-medley relay and 200-medley relay teams finished third at the Championships
  • Swam the second leg on each relay team, as well
  • Swam in seven of the eight regular season events for the Royals on the year; was a two-time winner in three straight meets at one point during the season
  • Won three events against Drew on Jan. 21, taking the 200-breaststroke, 100-breaststroke, and 200-IM

Freshman Season (2015-16)

  • Took part in all nine meets on the year for the Royals and made her presence felt right from the start in her first year in the program
  • In her first collegiate event against FDU-Florham and Cabrini (Oct. 17), she won both the 100-breaststroke (1:10.85) and the 200-IM (2:20.54) to lead Scranton to two victories on the day
  • Made a clean sweep of four events against Widener, helping Scranton take the 200-medley relay (1:55.16), then individually winning the 100-breaststroke (1:11.24), 200-breaststroke (2:34.39), and 200-IM (2:19.64)
  • Went on to win the 100-breaststroke in back-to-back meets against Goucher (Nov. 7) and Dickinson (Nov. 14), and won the 200-breaststroke at Marywood (Nov. 21)
  • Also won the 200-IM at the Marywood meet, along with the 400-IM against Elizabethtown on Dec. 5
  • Won two events at Catholic on Jan. 10, taking the 200-IM (2:19:96) and the 200-breaststroke (2:34.50). Also won the 200-breaststroke against Misericordia (Jan. 16)

Awards/Honors

  • All-Landmark Conference First Team (400-IM, 2017; 200 breaststroke, 2018)
  • All-Landmark Conference Second Team (200-IM, 2019; 200-breakstroke, 2019; 400-medley relay, 2019)
  • Landmark Conference Champion in the 200 breaststroke (2018)
  • Landmark Conference Champion in 400 IM (2017)
  • Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (Winter 2017, 2018)
  • Royals' Record Holder in the 400-Medley Relay (4:01.23)
  • Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week (Jan. 23, 2017)

Landmark Conference Championships Finishes

2018

  • 100 breaststroke (3rd, 1:07.74)
  • 200 breaststroke (1st, 2:25.87)
  • 400 IM (5th, 4:49.56)

2017

  • 400 medley relay (3rd, 4:01.23)
  • 200 medley relay (3rd, 1:50.23)
  • 400 IM (1st, 4:45.14)
  • 100 breaststroke (4th, 1:09.16)
  • 200 breaststroke (3rd, 2:28.04)

High School/Personal

  • Daughter of Paul and Mary Mason. Her mother swam at Seton Hall University.
  • Has an older sister, Colleen