Claire Cheeseman
Claire Cheeseman
Height: 5-4
Year: JR/JR
Hometown: Brentwood, Tenn.
Position: Distance
Last School: Brentwood Academy
Experience: 2L

 2018 Outdoor

  • Did not compete

2017-18 Indoor

  • Finished 12th in 5000m at OVC Indoor Championships in personal best 18:05.23
  • Ran 3000m season and personal best 10:27.04 to take seventh at Samford Invitational 

Prior to Belmont

Prepped at Brentwood Academy in Brentwood, Tenn. ... Set school record in the 1600 meters (4:59.19) ... Two-time All-State selection in cross country (2015, 2016) and All-State in track (2016) ... Named cross country team captain as a senior ... Three-time team most valuable runner (2014-16) ... Team placed second (2015) and third (2014), respectively, at Nike Regionals meet.


Interested in majoring in Business Management ... Competed for her mother, Brentwood Academy head coach Cathy Cheeseman ... Lists crossing the finish line knowing she's given it her best for the Lord as greatest sports thrill.

Personal Records

800m: 2:19.94
1600m: 4:59.19
3200m: 10:48.01
3000m (Indoor): 10:27.04
5000m (Indoor): 18:05.23
5K (XC): 17:52.24