Home/Birthplace: Newport Beach, Calif./Newport Beach, Calif.
Birth Year: 1995
Club Team/Coach: Balboa Bay/Mike D’Alessandro and Travis Turner
High School/Grad Year: Newport Harbor High School/2014
College Status: Pepperdine
PERSONAL: Born Randall Clayton Carr in 995 to parents Randy and Wendy… Goes by “Clay”… Has a sister named Caroline (1999)… He is the first person in his family to play volleyball. A large number of his extended family has been in the car business and Clay hopes to continue that legacy after college… His favorite food is papaya… His favorite book is The Hunger Games… He listens to alternative music and his favorite musician is Florence & The Machine… His favorite movie is Django Unchained and his favorite actress is Jennifer Lawrence… Clay’s favorite professional team is the U.S. men’s volleyball team and his favorite athlete is Clay Stanley… He is self-taught on the guitar and enjoys bodysurfing and cars… He most admires his parents because they support him in everything he does and help him achieve his goals… The happiest moment in his life was making the Youth National Training Team.
USA VOLLEYBALL HIGHLIGHTS: 2013 – Selected to the U.S. Boys’ Youth National Training Team.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP HIGHLIGHTS: Clay has qualified for Junior Nationals for three years. 2012 – Earned second team honors in the All Sunset League… Selected to the Daily Pilot Newport’s Mesa Dream Team… Won first place in the Tournament of Champions… Won first place in the Orange County Championships. 2011 – Member of the USAV Beach A1 Team… Semi-finalist at the Beach Cal Cup.
Updated June 2013.