Crew

Caitlin McClain
Caitlin McClain

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Everett, WA

High School:
Holy Names Academy

Height:
5-7

Position:
Port

Experience:
3V



Briefly... Co-Captain Caitlin McClain enters her fourth and final season at LMU... At LMU... 2004... was a first-team All-WCC and All-WIRA in 2004... also earned First-team CoSIDA Academic All-District VIII honors... was a CRCA Academic All-West Region selection... was a key member of the Lions' Varsity 8 team... rowed in wins over Barry, Miami, Central Florida and Connecticut (3/12-13/04) at Miami Invitational and wins over Santa Clara, Saint Mary's, Portland and Gonzaga at the WCC Challenge (3/20-21/04)... helped team to first ever Cal Cup Championship at San Diego Crew Classic (4/4/04)... was on team that took a tie for first in the Grand Final of the Miller Cup Regatta (4/24/04)... helped Lions win first ever Varsity 8 race at WCC Championships (4/30/04)... repeated as Varsity 8 Champs at WIRA Championships (5/2/04) and took second at Pac-10 Championships (5/16/04) in Petite Final... 2003... was named third-team Academic All-District VIII with a 3.96 GPA... was named LMU Female Strength Athlete of The Year... was named first team WCC All-Conference and WIRA All-Association... raced in every Varsity event for the Lions... started at the number two seat and switched to the six seat in meet against UCLA (3/29/03)... finished season, including claiming the WIRA title at the stroke seat... was on Varsity 8 team that claimed WIRA Championship (5/4/03) and a second place finish in the San Diego Crew Classic Cal Cup grand final (4/6/03)... also part of team that earned a first place at the Parker Cup (3/9/03), a dual win over Santa Clara (3/15/03) and a dual win over SMU (4/26/03)... 2002... rowed in every event with Varsity 8 at the stroke seat... helped Lions to first victories in a decade over San Diego, UC Davis and San Diego State... finished first in the Petite Final of the San Diego Crew Classic Cal Cup (4/7/02)... team also earned first in dual against UCLA (4/13/02)... led team to third at the WCC Championships (5/3/02)... Varsity 8 won Pac-10 (5/19/02) Petite Final... High School... she is a 2001 graduate of Holy Names Academy in Seattle, WA...earned three varsity letters in crew...captained the team her junior and senior seasons...earned the Ultimate Team Player award in 1999 and 2000...placed first and second at several events on V4 and V8 teams... also earned one varsity letter in swimming... earned a silver medal at the high school nationals in V4 as a senior... served as president of her senior class, the National Honor Society and the multicultural club... Personal... Caitlin C. McClain was born on Nov. 21, 1982 in Everett, WA...the daughter of Patrick J. and Claudia R. McClain...has one brother, Timothy... a double major in Urban Studies and Political Science.

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