Cross Country
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Clayton Wilson
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Clayton Wilson 1749143
Height: 5'11"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
High School: Greensboro Day School

2016 Highlights
• Consistent performer who contributed scoring efforts in all seven meets
• Team's No. 1 runner at the NCAA Southeast Regional, finishing 88th overall in 31:28
• Produced 80th-place effort at the ACC Championships
• Notched a 32nd-place finish at the Joe Piane gold division race at Notre Dame

2015 Highlights
• Most improved runner on the team; his score counted in all seven meets for the season
• Team's No. 2 runner at the Southeast Regionals to conclude the season
• Posted top-10 finishes at Winthrop and Notre Dame
• Top 8K performance was 24:51.8 at the Pre-NCAA Championships, when he was the Tigers' No. 3 runner

2014 Highlights
• Competed in five meets for the Tigers, including the ACC Championships
• Best effort came at the Furman Classic, with a finish of 49th  

2013 Highlights
• Redshirted

Greensboro Day School Highlights
•USATF Junior Olympic National Champion in the 2000-meter steeplechase; won by nearly a nine-second margin over his closest competitor in the meet that was held in his hometown at North Carolina A&T's Irwin Belk Track
• Earned six all-state honors, four in track & field and a pair in cross country
• Bronze medalist at the State Cross Country Championships and three-time all-state performer in track as a senior
• Two-time conference Runner of the Year in cross country, he earned the same honor in track & field in 2013 as a senior
• 2011 Foot Locker All-South Team in cross country
• Three-time participant at the USATF Junior Olympics in cross country and track & field
• School record-holder in the 1600, 3200 and 5K
• Coached by Bill Welch 

• Born 8/9/94
• Majoring in biochemistry

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