Claire Hinshaw is from New Castle, IN and a graduate of New Castle Chrysler High School.Her parents are Catherine Edwards and Bruce Hinshaw.
The junior is a Biology major at Hanover.
What did you want to be growing up: I wanted to be a dentist or a doctor.
Person who pushes you or makes you better: My dad encouraged me to try cross country and has pushed me to do my best ever since.
What do you like to do outside of your sport: I like to ride horses, ski, and participate in many other outdoor activities.
Favorite class and why: I enjoy almost all science classes.
Must-hear song before competing: Anything upbeat. Preferably hip-hop.