Clare O'Brien
Clare  O'Brien

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Queensland, Australia

Event:
Distance

02/27/2017

Broncos Receive Seven All-MW Honors

Six individuals and one relay team between the Boise State men's and women's track and field teams earned seven All-Mountain West honors

02/25/2017

O'Brien and Henderson Win Titles

Sadi Henderson (800m) and Clare O'Brien (3,000m) both won individual titles on the final day of the Mountain West Indoor Track and Field Championships

02/23/2017

Women's DMR Wins Again in Albuquerque

The Bronco women's distance medley relay team cruised to the win Thursday afternoon at the Mountain West Indoor Track and Field championships thanks to a time of 11:19.39

02/22/2017

Albuquerque to Host MW Indoors

Boise State and the rest of the conference will converge upon Albuquerque, N.M. this weekend for the Mountain West Indoor Track and Field Championships from Feb. 23-25

02/11/2017

O'Brien Excels at Husky Classic

Freshman Clare O'Brien ran the second-fastest 3K time in school history (9:09.01) on Saturday night at the Husky Classic

02/24/2017

Boise State - Mountain West Indoor Track and Field Championships (Feb. 23-25)

Boise State - Mountain West Indoor Track and Field Championships (Feb. 23-25)

2016 Mountain West Cross Country Women's Freshman of the Year
2016 Second-Team All-Mountain West - Cross Country

2016-17: CROSS COUNTRY - 
Enjoyed a sensational freshman season…was named the Mountain West Women’s Freshman of the Year, along with also being named second-team All-Mountain West…started off her collegiate career with a runner-up finish at the Sagebrush Invitational (5K), clocking a time of 17:38.15…was the Broncos’ No. 4 finisher at the Roy Griak Invitational, running a 22:36.6 for 38th…earned a top-100 finish at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational, clocking a 21:21.8 for 95th place…her conference accolades came after she took 12th thanks to a 20:56.4 on the 6-kilometer course at the conference championships…was 43rd at the NCAA West Regional, crossing the line in 20:35.1 as the Broncos’ No. 3 finisher.

PREP: 
Clare O'Brien will enter her collegiate career with having recently won the Queensland U20/Open 4K and 8K Cross Country Championships earlier this year. She ran a 13:54 on her way to winning the 4K and a 28:15 to secure the 8K title.  O'Brien just competed in the Gold Coast Southern Cross University 10K run and finished in fifth (34:32). She also won the Bridge to Brisbane title in 2014. Her personal-best 3,000m time is 9:34.90 and her best 1,500m time is 4:33.54.

CAREER BESTS

Cross Country
6k - 20:35.1

Prep

3,000m - 9:34
5,000m - 16:55

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