Position: Outside Hitter
Hometown: El Paso, TX
Previous School: El Paso Community College
College: Degenhart is a transfer from El Paso Community College. She was home-schooled and was able to graduate a year early. She entered Simpson with 36 units already completed.
High School: Degenhart played four years of varsity volleyball. She played club volleyball for Synergy Volleyball.
Personal: Claire is the daughter of Austin and Rachel Degenhart. Her only hobby is volleyball. She has been playing volleyball since the seventh grade.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I chose Simpson for a few reasons. I wanted to play volleyball throughout college and Simpson has given me that opportunity. I am majoring in psychology and want to do family counseling and Simpson has a great psychology program. I felt God was calling me to Redding and Simpson and without Him I wouldn't be achieving the goals He has given me."