Aaron Clark Athlete Profile

Aaron Clark

Position: Discus Height: 6-4 Weight: 260 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2008 | 2011-2014 Hometown: Jefferson City, MO Mission: Arequipa, Peru Last School: Jefferson City High School

Personal

  • Born February of 1989 in Columbia, Mo.
  • Parents are Glenn and Kathy Clark
  • Hobbies include sports, outdoor activities and being with friends and family
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Majors in exercise and wellness

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Jefferson City High School
  • 2007 discus and shot put district champion
  • Discus sectional champion
  • Placed 11th in the shot put in sectionals
  • Top-20 finisher in the discus and shot put at state
  • Lettered in track and basketball.

Stats

Personal Bests
Time Event Venue
49.39m Discus 2014 Aztec Invitational
44.80m Javelin 2011 Robison Invitational
13.42m Shot put 2014 BYU Indoor Invitational

Career Stats



2011 | Freshman Year

  • Finished in ninth place in the discus throw at the Utah State Mark Faldmo Invitational with a throw of 45.76m
  • Took fifth place in the discus (44.82m) and 10th in the javelin (44.80m) at the BYU Robison Invitational
  • Finished in fourth place at the BYU Twilight Meet in the discus with a throw of 44.86m

2012 | Sophomore Year

  • Placed sixth in the discus at the Weber State Twilight Open with a throw of 45.76m
  • Took seventh at the UVU Collegiate Invitational in the discus with a throw of 46.09m

2013 | Junior Year

  • Finished in second place at the USU Mark Faldmo Invitational in the discus with a throw of 47.92m
  • Set a career best with a throw of 48.18m at the Sacramento State Mondo Mid-Major Challenge, taking eighth place

2014 | Senior Year

Indoor
  • Threw unattached in the discus and took fifth (45.42) at the BYU Indoor Invitational

Outdoor

  • Took third in the discus at the Aztec Invitational with a mark of 49.39m