Clara Cousins
Clara Cousins
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Lincoln, Mass.
High School: Lincoln-Sudbury Regional
Position: Nordic
House: : Cabot

Freshman (2016-17)
Competed in the classic sprint at the St. Lawrence Carnival (Jan. 21) … Recorded 79th in the 15K at the UNH Carnival (Jan. 28) … Collected 83rd overall in the 10K at the UVM Carnival (Feb. 4). 

Before Harvard 
A two-time Duel County League all-star (2013, 2014) … Received Boston Globe all-scholastic honors in 2014 … Placed sixth in the U20 division at US Nationals in the classic sprint … Had eight top-10 results at the Eastern Cup Circuit in the U20 division … Placed second at the Harry Eldridge 10k Classic (2015) … Placed second in the U20 A Final Classic Sprint at Black Mountain Eastern Cup (2015) … Captained the Lincoln-Sudbury ski team in 2014 … A national merit scholar … Part of the cum laude society … Received an AP Scholar award … In 2014, proposed, funded, and constructed a greenhouse on the Lincoln-Sudbury campus … Taught in the villages of Alaska on a gap year … Brother, Henry Cousins '17, is part of the Harvard wrestling team.