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Who is Claire Cornett?
Claire Cornett is the stunning girlfriend-turned-fiancé of the highly skilled quarterback Desmond Ridder. Besides, Desmond is currently playing for the Cincinnati Bearcats at the University of Cincinnati under head coach Like Fickell.
In the most recent news, Desmond Ridder is engaged to Claire Cornett, a Cincinnati scholar and member of the Delta Delta sorority on campus. Meanwhile, Claire is a well-recognized scholar and member of the Delta Delta sorority on the Cincinnati campus.
Profile of Claire Cornett
|Full Name||Claire Cornett|
|Popular As||Claire Cornett|
|Birthdate||14th December, 1998|
|Place of Birth||Louisville, Kentucky, USA|
|Race / Ethnicity||Caucasian|
|University||University of Cincinnati|
|Age||24 Years Old|
|Parents||Anita Martin Cornett (Mother)& Greg Cornett (Father)|
|Siblings||Lauren Cornett Brown|
|Children||Leighton Elizabeth Ridder|
Claire is a member of the Delta Delta Sorority on the Cincinnati faculty and hails from Louisville, Kentucky. Besides, Claire is prominently recognized as the fiancé of professional rugby player Desmond Ridder.
On the other hand, Cornett’s fiancé Desmond Ridder is an American football quarterback who has played for the Cincinnati Bearcats since 2017.
Early-life, Education & Family Background
Claire Cornett was born on 14th December, 1998, in Louisville, Kentucky. Accordingly, she is one of Anita Martin Cornett and Greg Cornett’s daughters. As of 2022, she is 24 years old and is of white heritage with an American citizenship..
Apparently, Claire has an elder sister Lauren Cornett Brown. In addition Claire’s sister is married her longtime boyfriend Garrett Brown and the couple is parents to two beautiful sons.
Nonetheless, Cornett’s father Gregory Cornett is an associate general counsel and director at Legal Services at LG&E and KU Energy LLC. Reportedly, he graduated from the University Of Kentucky College Of Law and formerly worked at the University of Louisville’s Louis D. Brandeis School of Law.
In regards to her academic credentials, Claire Cornett earned her high school diplomas from the Christian Academy of Louisville in 2015 and Assumption High School in 2017. Moreover, Claire also has an athletic background having played for the Christian Academy of Louisville.
Thereafter, she studied political science at the University of Cincinnati from 2017 to 2020. In the meantime, while enrolled in the University of Cincinnati to study pre-law, she met her future spouse Desmond Ridder.
Claire Cornett’s Professional Career
At the very beginning of her professional career, Claire worked part-time at Free People as a sales associate. Claire initiated her career journey as a part-timer at the company serving in the position of a sales associate and has been with the company for more than three years. Besides, Claire completed her law internship at Ellis Law Group LLP in Kentucky.
According to LinkedIn, Cornett is currently serving as a Sales Associate at Free People. She has been working there since May 2018 and does low-maintenance duties. Prior to this, she worked as a Legal Intern at Ellis Law Group LLP for four months, dedicating her time and attention to the legal field.
Cornett’s Personal-life & Relationships
Claire Cornett and Desmond Ridder have been together since May 19, 2016 till date. Accordingly, on 2nd November, 2020, they revealed they were expecting their first child together, a girl. Eventually, Leighton Elizabeth Ridder, their darling daughter, was born on April 21, 2021.
Although they are yet to tie the nuptials officially, Desmond proposed to Claire on July 29, 2018 and have been engaged for about 4 years now. Moreover, the famous athlete’s long-term partner became his fiancé after the couple dated for six years.
Claire’s Fiancé Desmond Ridder
Desmond Ridder was born on August 1, 1999 in Louisville, Kentucky. Accordingly, he is one of Sarah Ridder’s children, who birthed him when she was a 15-year-old high school student. Apparently, Sarah’s mother Jan Ridder (nee. Evildizor), assisted her in raising Desmond because his biological father was not present.
However, his mother Sarah Elizabeth eventually married Aaron Ice, Desmond’s stepfather. In addition, Desmond has a step-sibling Tia Ice who is a ninth-grader at Assumption High School. Meanwhile, Desmond graduated from Holy Family Parochial School and St. Xavier High School. During the senior year in high-school, he had an incredible record of 1,319 yards and nine touchdowns.
Regardless, standing at the remarkable height of 6 feet and 4 inches, Desmond Ridder is a promising new generation football athlete. In 11 games, he completed 194 of 311 attempts for 2,445 yards and 20 touchdowns, earning him the AAC Rookie of the Year award.
Moreover, in 13 games this season, Ridder completed 179 of 325 passes for 2,164 yards and 18 touchdowns. Consequently, Ridder was awarded Davey O’Brien National Quarterback of the Week and Walter Camp Offensive Player of the Week in 2020 after completing 186 of 281 attempts for 2,296 yards and 19 touchdowns in ten games.
Further, Desmond led the Bearcats to the American Athletic Conference championship game and a spot in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl.
Desmond’s NFL Draft
Reportedly, after considering entering the 2021 NFL draft, Cincinnati announced in January 2021 that Desmond Ridder would return to college and complete his senior year.
Remarkably, Desmond is a versatile player with quarterbacking experience. The sportsman is noted for his in-game aggression and for assisting his teammates in getting ready for the game. In college football, Ridder was awarded AAC Offensive Player of the Year twice. In 2020, Ridder was voted the American Athletic Conference’s Most Outstanding Player.
Most recently, the quarterback has declared for the 2022 NFL draft, and many experts believe he will be selected.
The specific details of her height, body weight as well as other body measurements are yet to be revealed. However, she has characteristic hazel-blue eyes and long blonde hair that adds to her already gorgeous physical attributes.
Social Media Handles of Claire Cornett
While having a functioning Instagram account with over 60 posts, Claire Cornett has amassed over 4,000 followers to date. Meanwhile, the couple can be seen sharing sweet and adorable images of each other on their respective social media platforms.
Net Worth of Claire Cornett
Given her background in business, Claire Cornett’s total assets may be a realistic estimate. However her beau’s predicted entire assets and pay haven’t been verified and put on the digital platforms. Nonetheless, both of their incomes are now being surveyed and will be published soon.
With that being mentioned, prior to the NFL draft, her boyfriend Desmond is recognized for his athletic ability as a football player while his net worth was reported to be $2 million. The athlete, on the other hand, has not formally clarified such data to the press. However, he is not compensated for representing his university. Additionally, Desmond also earns royalties through brand endorsement programs and sponsorship arrangements.