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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


  • 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.


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

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


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