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CONOR McCLAIN

Player profile

position
Throws
year
Sophomore
hometown
Rockaway, N.J.
high school
Morris Hills

BIO:

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Talented first year athlete who steps in to fill a major void in the javelin…may well contend for ACC scoring honors in his freshman season…like his coach Dorian Scott, he hails from throws-rich New Jersey.

BEFORE FSU:

An all-around athlete who excelled throwing all implements at Morris Hills High, but also competed in the sprints and hurdles…a two-time New Jersey Meet of Champions qualifier in the javelin, he owns a high school personal-best of 192-9…won his section title as a senior in 2014 and advanced to the finals at the Meet of Champions…also owns PBs of  143-6 (discus), 50-9 (shot put), 6.99 (60-meter dash) and 8.32 (60-meter hurdles).

Personal:

Attended County College of Morris (2014-15) and took a year off from school before enrolling at FSU in the fall of 2016…an honor roll student as a senior at Morris Hills…played three years of football and was an All-County linebacker as a junior…the son of Edward and Judy McClain…brother Eddie was NCAA West Preliminary qualifier in the javelin at Arizona State with a PB of 66.64m (218-8)…undecided on major…born June 6, 1996.