Name: Clayton Murphy
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 800-meter
Height: 5-11
Weight: 150
DOB: 2/26/1995
Birthplace: Greenville, Ohio
Hometown: New Paris, Ohio
High School: Tri-Village Local School (New Madison, Ohio)
College: University of Akron ’17, Corporate Finance
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016); Olympic medalist (bronze)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, bronze
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – 6th in semifinal heat 1
  • Years of participation: Outdoor – 2015
  • Top finish: 6th in semifinal heat 1 – 2015
Other Career Highlights
  • 2015 Pan American Games, gold
Personal: Son of Mark and Melinda Murphy...Won gold in his international debut at the 2015 Pan American Games...Turned professional and signed with Nike in June 2016.