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CLAYTON CARLSON

Player profile

position
Middle Distance
year
Freshman
hometown
Tallahassee, Fla.
high school
Lincoln

BIO

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Incoming local product from Lincoln High, where he enjoyed a huge senior season on the track, where his focus was the middle-distance events…one of six true freshman on the roster entering the fall, will be building distance base as he transitions to the collegiate level…and outstanding student who earned Florida Bright Future gold medallion status.

 

Personal

Captained the Lincoln cross country and track & field teams as a senior, when he recorded PBs of 1:54.01 (800) and 4:17.88 (1600)…anchored Florida’s fastest 4×800 team (7:47.23), which led the nation throughout much of the season…finished sixth in the 800 and third in the 4×800 at the 3A state championship meet, after winning Region 1 titles in both events…2017 4×800 team was also third in state…qualified for the Florida 3A State Cross Country Championships for the first time as a senior…graduated from Lincoln Magna Cum Laude with a weighted 4.35 GPA…plans to major in mechanical engineering at FSU…is the son of Tony and Renee Carlson…born April 17, 2000.