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KC Clayton

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tucson, Ariz.

High School:
Rincon University

Height:
6-1

Position:
MB

Experience:
3L

KC Clayton

2009: Started in all 31 of the matches shed played in...Received second team All-WAC honors... Named to Southern Miss. Invitational All-Tournament Team and Louisiana Tech Tournament All-Tournament Team...Second on the team in kills with 246...Second on the team in blocks with 102...Recorded a career high 19 kills vs. Chattanooga on 9/19...Registered season high of eight blocks twice, vs. Utah State on 9/26 and UT-Martin on 8/28... Clayton's 373 career blocks places her third all-time at Tech and in 2006 Clayton averaged 1.11 blocks per set which places her third place in Tech history.

2008: Started all 28 matches for the Techsters...Finished season with 191 kills and 104 blocks...averaged 1.93 kills and 1.05 blocks per set... finished with 12 kills and 5 blocks against ULM 9/9... totaled 9 blocks against Fresno State 9/20... finished with 8 blocks against Northwestern State 9/23... finished with 15 kills against Nevada 9/18... totaled 12 kills against Centenary 10/14... finished with 10 kills against Boise State 10/16... totaled 10 kills against Utah State 11/15.

2007: Played in 29 matches... Totaled 153 kills and finished with double-digit kills in three matches... Finished with 15 kills against Northwestern State 9/18... Finished with 6.0 blocks against Hawaii 9/20... Finished with 10 kills against Idaho 11/1... Totaled 16 kills against Boise State 11/15.

2006: Emerged as one of the top freshman in the state after a very successful season... finished with 122 total blocks for an average of 1.11 per game... played in 32 matches for the year while starting... finished with eight total blocks three separate matches on the year... earned 350.5 points with 264 kills... Finished with 10 kills and 6 blocks in a loss to UTSA 8/26/06... Ended a loss to Radford 9/1/06 with 15 kills and 4 blocks... Finished with 13 kills and 8 blocks in a win over Sam Houston State 9/2/06... Finished with 12 kills and 8 blocks in a win over North Texas 9/2/06... Took 10 kills and 5 blocks in a win over Lipscomb 9/2/06... Finished with 10 kills and 2 blocks in a loss to UALR 9/8/06... Finished with 19 kills and 6 blocks in a loss to UTA 9/12/06... Earned 13 kills and 8 blocks in a win over Troy 9/15/06... Totaled 16 kills and 6 blocks in a loss to Boise State 9/21/06... Finished with 12 kills and 4 blocks in a win over Centenary 10/10/06... Finished with 11 kills and 3 blocks in a loss to Utah State 10/26/06... Totaled 10 kills and 3 blocks in a loss to New Mexico State 11/8/06.

High School: Lettered three years for coach Juanita Kingston's Rincon High School Rangers in Tucson... Graduated from University High School in Tucson in 2006... finished first team all-state in Arizona after senior season... was named Sonoran Region Player of the Year... was named Southern Arizona Player of the Year... made the Cactus Shadows all-tournament team for two consecutive years... was named to the first team Tucson Citizen All-Stars and first team Arizona Daily Star Southern Arizona Fall All-Stars with a the Tucson Citizen's Player of the Week award on Sept. 21, 2005... in 2004, was named to the Arizona Republic All-State team and earned first team All-Sonoran Region honors.

Getting Acquainted: Born April 30, 1988, in Tucson, Ariz. ... Parents are Christine and Earl Clayton, Jr. ... Has one sister, Brianna... Prefers to be called KC...