Women's Track

Courtney Clayton -


Roscoe, Ill.

High School:

Middle Distance

Courtney  Clayton


No speed limits at Invitational

Record-setting times highlight final day of Vanderbilt meet


Commodores ready to run into history

First-ever indoor track meet on campus, Keith earns prestigious honor


Dores open indoor season in new facility

Four Commodores win events


2013 Music City Challenge

December 8, 2013


2013 Music City Challenge

Vanderbilt hosted the first-ever event inside the new multipurpose facility with the Music City Challenge.

Major: Sociology

Clayton's TFRRS page: Here

Was named to the 2014 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

2014-15 Indoor Season: SEC Championships: Set a new school record while finishing fifth in the 800 finals with a time of 2:05.26; Won her heat in the 800 prelims with a time of 2:07.58; Was a member of VU's 4x4 relay team that took sixth place with a time of 3:39.39 … Tyson Invitational: Set a new PR in the 400 and notched the No. 7 mark on VU's all-time list with a time of 55.85, and was a member of the 4x400 relay team that posted a time of 3:37.95, representing the second-best time on Vanderbilt's all-time list and the best since 1998.. … Meyo Invitational: Set a new Vanderbilt record in the 800 with a time of 2:05.71 and finished in fourth place; was also a member of Vanderbilt's 4x400 relay team that took fifth place and set the No. 5 mark on VU's all-time list with a time of 3:41.57. … … Vanderbilt Invitational: Finished eighth in the 400 with a time of 56.24. … Commodore Invitational: Captured first place in the mile run with a time of 4:53.94 and was a member of the 4x400 relay team that posted a first-place time of 3:38.98 to set the No. 3 mark on VU's all-time.

2014 Outdoor Quick Recap: Finished third in the 400 with a time of 56.61 (which ranks 10th on VU's all-time performance list) at the Black & Gold meet. ... Posted a time of 2:10.46 in the 800 at the Florida Relays. ... Was a member of the 4x200 relay team that set the school record (1:40.24).

2013 Indoor Highlights: Finished seventh in the 800 at the SEC Championships. ... Posted the second-best time on VU's all-time performance list in the 800 (2:07.60), the third-best mark on VU's all-time list in the 500 (1:16.80) and third-best mark on the program's all-time list in the 1000-meter run (2:55.06).

2013 Indoor Quick Recap: Posted a time of 2:07.96 in the 800 and took seventh at the SEC Championships. ... Was a member of VU's 4x400 team that posted a time of 3.40.25 -- the third-best time in Vanderbilt history and the program's best mark since 1998 -- at the Tyson Invitational. ... Finished in fourth place in the 800 with a time of 2:08.13 at the Tyson Invitational. ... Took second place in the 800 with a time of 2:07.60, which was a personal best and the second-best time on VU's all-time performance list, at the New Balance Invitational. ... Earned third place in the 800 with a time of 2:09.51 at the Vanderbilt Invitational. ... Took first place in the 800-meter run, finishing in a time of 2:11.07, at the Auburn Indoor Invitational. ... Finished fifth in the 500-meter dash with a time of 1:16.80 at the UAB Invitational. ... Finished second in the 1000 meters in a time of 2:55.06 at the Music City Challenge.

High School: Ran at Hononegah High, where she was the two-time class 3A Illinois state champion in the 800M... Broke a 29-year-old Illinois state record in 2013 in the 800 meters... Ranked sixth nationally in the 800M during the 2013 outdoor season... Finished fifth in the 400M at the Illinois State Meet in 2013... Named the Northern Illinois Conference All Sports Female Athlete of the Year in 2012 and 2013... Finished second at the state meet in the 800M in 2011... Holds the Hononegah school record in the 800M, 1600M, 3200M, 4x400M relay, 4x800M relay and three-mile XC... Served as the track & field team captain in 2012 and 2013 and cross country captain in 2012.

Personal: Daughter of Tammy and Michael Clayton, has one sister - Savana.

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