Ryan Clay
Ryan Clay

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Toledo, Ohio

High School:
Rossford HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 155

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles

Birthdate:
08/17/1994



07/29/2014

Checking In With the Interns

Freshman sprinter Ryan Clay is balancing summer mileage with an internship in ticketing operations.

07/29/2014

Checking In With the Interns

Freshman sprinter Ryan Clay is balancing summer mileage with an internship in ticketing operations.

07/25/2014

Tracking the Boilermakers

News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.

2014: Competed in three indoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships and two outdoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships; three top-10 finishes in the 800m; took 21st in the 800m at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a time of 2:00.02; finished 22nd in the 800m at the Big Ten Indoor Championships; finished seventh in the 4x400m along with Chris Arvia, Kevin Griffith and Luke Veldt at 2014 Fred Wilt Boilermaker Invitational; PR in the 800m is 1:56.31.

High School: Four-time varsity letter in track and field and football; as a junior, was league champion and state qualifier in the 800m; as a senior, was league and district champion and state qualifier in the 800m; placed third at the state meet in the 800m during his senior year; Academic All-Ohio both junior and senior year; high school's Salutatorian; Wendy's High School Heisman State Finalist; coached by Todd Drusback in football and Todd Eckel in track and field.

Personal: Ryan James Clay was born on Aug. 17, 1994, in Toledo, Ohio, to James and Julie Clay; has two sisters, Rachael and Regan; Rachael participates in track and field at Miami University in Ohio; majoring in engineering; enjoys sports, music, playing piano and spending time with friends and family.

CAREER BESTS

800m 1000m
Lifetime 1:56.31 (2/15/14) 2:33.33 (2/8/14)
Indoor 1:56.31 (2/15/14) 2:33.33 (2/8/14)
Outdoor 1:57.40 (5/3/14) --