2020-21 Track and Field Roster
Class Graduate Student
Hometown St. John, IN
High School Lake Central
AS A SENIOR:
- Won the 800m at the Notre Dame Invitational with a time of 1:54.25
AS A JUNIOR:
- Finished 12th in the 800m run at the ACC Championships (1:52.47).
- Recorded an 800m PR of 1:50.83 at the Billy Hayes Invitational.
- Set a personal best 1,500m time at the Louisville Invitational (3:56.46).
- Logged a PR in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:51.39 at the Alex Wilson Invitational.
- Established a PR in the 400-meter (51.03) and 600-meter (1:21.96) events at the Indiana University Relays.
- Crossed the finish line in third place in the 800-meter run (1:54.16) at the Notre Dame Invitational.
- Placed fourth in the 600-meter run with a time of 1:25.41 at the Gene Edmonds Open.
- Finished fourth in the 800-meter run (1:56.09) to open indoor season at the Blue and Gold Invitational.
AS A SOPHOMORE:
- Set a PR in the 1500-meter run (4:00.40) on the way to a sixth-place finish at the Sun Angel Classic.
- Runner-up with the Irish DMR (9:40.14) to earn All-ACC Second-Team honors at the ACC Indoor Championships.
- Claimed a fourth-place result in the 800-meter run (1:51.77) at the Alex Wilson Invitational.
- Placed third with the 4×400-meter relay (3:22.08) at the Michigan Wolverine Invitational.
- Finished as the runner-up in the mile with a PR of 4:23.28, and added a runner-up result with the 4×400-meter relay (3:21.41) at the Blue and Gold Invitational.
AS A FRESHMAN:
- Recorded a personal best time of 1:52.92 in the 800m at the Alex Wilson Invite (indoor).
PREP AND PERSONAL:
- Graduated from Lake Central High School in May of 2016.
- Attended Pinecrest High School his sophomore year.
- Earned two letters in soccer, two in track and field and one in cross country.
- Joined the track team during his junior year.
- Led the soccer team to the IHSAA sectional championship in 2014.
- Won the IHSAA cross country sectional championship in 2015.
- Played for the Indiana Magic and the AC Sandhills club soccer teams.
- Was a member of the Magic’s 2013 National Cup Finalist roster.
- Finished the 2014 AC Sandhills season as North Carolina State Semifinalists.
- Was named Team Track and Field Rookie of the Year as a junior.
- Won the IHSAA State Championship in the 4×400 meters.
- Named IHSAA All-State in the 4×400 meters.
- Earned All-Conference honors in the 4×400 meters as a junior.
- Named IHSAA All-State and All-Conference in the 4×800 meters as a senior.
- Honored as New Balance Nationals Qualifier in the 4×800 meters and 800 meters.
- Named Team Cross Country Rookie of the Year following his senior season.
- Has one brother, Carter.
- Full name is Clayton Joseph Goldman.
- Born in Chicago Heights, Ill. to Steve and Heather Goldman.
- Intends to major in chemical engineering.