Men's Track & Field

Clayton Chaney
Clayton Chaney


Bellville, Texas

High School:
Bellville HS





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Rice Recognized Its Own on Wednesday Evening


Harmath and Murphy Take Top Honors at Night of the Owl

Rice Recognized Its Own on Wednesday Evening


Chaney Named All-American By USTFCCCA

Second Straight Honor For Chaney


Chaney Lands 17th Place Finish In NCAA Decathlon

Earns Top 20 Finish In Nation For Second Straight Year


Chaney 17th After One Day At NCAA Championship

Looks To Finish Strong In Second Day


2013 Commencement

May 11, 2013

2009 C-USA Indoor, 5th, 60m Hurdles, 8.29
2009 C-USA Indoor, 8th, Long Jump, 6.84m/22-05.25
2009 C-USA Indoor, 3rd, Heptathlon, 4,823 points
2009 C-USA Outdoor, 4th, Decathlon, 5,546 points

2011 C-USA Indoor, 5th, 60m Hurdles, 8.22
2011 C-USA Indoor, 8th, Long Jump, 6.70m/21-11.75
2011 C-USA Indoor, 2nd, Heptathlon, 4,554
2011 C-USA Outdoor, 2nd, Decathlon, 6,901 points

2012 C-USA Indoor, 1st, Heptathlon, 5,370
2012 C-USA Outdoor, 10th, Javelin, 48.90m/160-5
2012 C-USA Outdoor, 1st, Decathlon, 7,475 points
2012 NCAA Outdoor, 16th, Decathlon, 7,446 points *Second-Team All-America*


60m Hurdles - 8.13, 2009 Hilton Invitational
Long Jump - 6.84m/22-05.25, 2009 C-USA Indoor
Heptathlon - 5,370, 2012 C-USA Indoor

110m hurdles - 14.67, 2011 Rice Field & Track Meet
Decathlon - 7,475, 2012 C-USA Championship

Conference USA Indoor Field Athlete of the Year
Placed 13th in shot put (11.79m/38-8.25) at Leonard Hilton Invitational... Career-high 5,293 points to finish second (first collegian) at Houston Indoor Invitational heptathlon... 60m hurdles prelim time of 8.34 at Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational... First place in 60m hurdles with a time of 8.20 at Texas A&M Invitational... C-USA Indoor heptathlon champion with career-best 5,370 points.

USTFCCCA Second-Team All-America
Placed first in javelin (57.21m/187-8) and fifth in pole vault (4.30m/14-1.25) at TSU Relays... 11th in 100m (11.09) at Victor Lopez Classic... Placed 15th in decathlon at Texas Relays with 6,493 points... First in the javelin (53.60m/175-10), 12th in discus (34.20m/112-2), and 10th in shot put (12.46m/40-10.5) at Texas State Invitational... At UTEP Invitational, placed 11th in high jump (1.90m/6-2.75) and 12th in discus (38.40m/126-0)... Tallied 6,631 points in decathlon at Duckett Twilight... Placed first in decathlon with personal-best 7,475 points... and 10th in javelin (48.90m/160-5). Earned Second- Team All-America status with a 16th place finish in decathlon at NCAA Outdoor Championship with 7,446 points.

Seventh in the pole vault (4.15m/13-7.25) at the Leonard Hilton... Won Nebraska's Frank Sevinge heptathlon title with career-best total of 5,204 points... Sixth in 60m hurdles (8.31) at Houston Indoor Invitational and posted height of 1.89m/6-2.25 in the high jump... Long jump mark of 6.69m/21-11.5 at Texas A&M Challenge and 60m hurdles prelim time of 8.40... Second in C-USA heptathlon with 4,554 points, fifth in 60m hurdles (8.22), and 13th in long jump with season-best mark of 6.70m/21-11.75.

Outdoor: Placed third at Shirley Crowe Decathlon with 6,315 points, a new career-high... 11th in pole vault (4.25m/13-11.25) and 13th in high jump (1.90m/6-2.75) at Victor Lopez Classic... 14th in 200m (22.72), sixth in pole vault (4.30m 14-1.25), and 10th in discus (40.12m 131-7) at SFA Alumni Invitational... 100m time of 11.52 and long jump mark of 6.99m/22-11.25 (12th) at J.Fred Duckett Twilight... 110m hurdles time of 14.67 and high jump mark of 1.95m/6-4.75, discus (37.51m/123-0) and long jump (7.00m/22-11.75) at Rice Field & Track Meet... Placed second in decathlon at C-USA Outdoor with a career-high 6,901 points.

Redshirted indoor and outdoor.

Indoor: Bronze medalist in the heptathlon at the C-USA Indoor, finishing with 4,823 points and placed fifth in the 60m hurdles (8.29)... Third in 60m hurdles at Leonard Hilton Memorial (8.13) and ninth in long jump (6.74m/22-1.50)... Placed 14th in long jump at Texas A&M Invitational (6.83m/22-5).

Outdoor: Finished fourth in the decathlon at the Conference USA Outdoor meet with 5,546 points... Placed seventh in 110m hurdles (20.99) and eighth at C-USA Outdoor in the long jump 6.90m/22-7.75... Won decathlon at UCLA's Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner Kersee Invitational with 6,539 points.

2008 graduate of Bellville High School... Texas 3A state champion in the 300m hurdles as a junior... Runner-up in the 3A 110m hurdles that same year... Fourth in the 300m hurdles as a senior... Four-time regional finalist in the long jump... has personal bests of 13.6 in the 110m hurdles, 38.2 in the 300m hurdles and 7.08/23-3 in the long jump... Member of the National Honor Society who graduated in the top 10 percent of his class.

Full Name: Clayton Andrew Chaney... Born: September 16, 1989 at Houston... Parents: Carol and Larry Chaney (one sister)... College: Wiess.

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Wiess College

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