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Clara Baena
Clara Baena

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Madrid, Spain

Major:
Journalism

Updated Feb. 11, 2014

Freshman Year (2013-14)
In the season-opening Cougar Classic, she tied for 50th carding rounds of 76-77-73--226 (+10)... Carded rounds of 83-78-71--232 (+16) and tied for 80th at the Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational... Placed 49th at the Stanford Intercollegiate, after rounds of 72-75-76--223 (+10)... Tied for 23rd with rounds of 82-76--158 (+14) at the Lady Bulldog Individual Tournament.

Prior to Auburn
In 2010, she took second place at the U16 Spanish National Championship and won the North of England U16 Championship... In 2011, she placed fifth at the Portuguese International Championship... Also took second place at both the Spanish International Championship and the Spanish U16 National Championship... With the Spanish national team, won the Europe of the Vagliano U16 Trophy... Played on the national team that took third at the 2011 European Girls Team Championship, but won the European Young Masters... She placed third, individually, at the European Masters... Won the 2011 Spanish National Communities Championship in Madrid, also won with the Spanish team at the 2011 Lacoste 4 Nations Championship... She took third place at the 2012 Spanish International Stroke Play Championship and took second at the Cartier Trophy... She won a 2012 Banesto Tour Event... With the Spanish national team, she took second at the 2012 European Girls Team Championship and second at the 2012 British Girls Championship... In 2013, she won the Portuguese International Championship and was on the Spanish team that won the European Nations Championship where she played along side Patricia and Marta Sanz... Played on the Spanish national team that placed third at the 2013 European Girls Team Championship.

Personal
Full name is Clara Baena Sanchez... Parents are Carlos and Belen Baena... Birthday is July 17... Attended high school at Instituto Ortega y Gassett... Home golf course is Real Sociedad Hipica Española Club de Campo... Planning to major in journalism at Auburn.