Claudia Casale
Claudia Casale
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New York, NY
High School: Edgemont
Events: IM/Back
Major: Psychology
Event: Back/IM

Junior (2016-17): Placed third at Cleveland State in 50 Back with a time of 29.81... First in 400 Free Relay against Bonaventure with a time of 3:37.40

Sophomore (2015-16): Placed 3rd in 500 Free at the Western New York Invitational with a time of 5:24.76… Competed in 400 IM at the Western New York Invitational, clocking in at 4:45.01… Placed 16th in the 400 IM (4:29. 18) at the MAC Championships… Academic All-MAC.

Freshman (2014-15): Swam backstroke and individual medley events and had a season-best time of 29.15 against St. Bonaventure in the 50 meter backstroke, 1:00.37 in the 100 backstroke at the Cleveland State Invitational, 2:03.52 in the 200 backstroke at the MAC Championships, 2:14.00 in the 200 IM at Cornell, and 4:26.53 at the MAC Champs in the 400 IM... In freestyle she swam her best time of 2:02.38 in the 50 meter freestyle portion of the 200 medley relay and 1000 meter race, respectively.

High School: Twice took first place at the Senior Metropolitan Championships in the 200 backstroke... Participated at the winter Junior Nationals in 2013... Place second at the German Age Group Championship in the 400 IM and the 200 backstroke.

Personal: Daughter of Valentino and Loredana... Has a sister, Silvia.