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Penn State's 417.400 is the second-best score in the nation behind only three-straight NCAA Champion Oklahoma
|Still Rings||13.950||2/9/18||at Ohio State|
|Vault||13.900||2/9/18||at Ohio State|
|Parallel Bars||13.250||2/9/18||at Ohio State|
2018 (Freshman Year)
Appeared on the still rings, vault and parallel bars in his first season donning the Blue and White at Ohio State … Placed sixth on both the still rings and the vault at Ohio State (2/9) … Placed ninth on the parallel bars at Ohio State.
Was homeschooled through Northpoint Christian Academy and trained at Deveau’s School of Gymnastics … Is a five-time Junior Olympic Qualifier and a three-time Future Stars National Team member … Was the 2017 national champion on the still rings in the Junior Elite Division … Placed third on the still rings at the 2012 nationals before earning fifth-place finishes in both 2014 and 2015 … Notched a 10th-place finish in the all-around at the 2014 nationals … Captured the regional championship on the still rings and helped his team to a third-place finish at nationals in both 2015 and 2016 … Qualified for the 2016 U.S.A. Championships … Was a member of the National Academy of Future Physicians and was a Congress of Future Medical Leads nominee in 2016.
Full name is Parker Reed Clayton … Son of Del and Melinda Clayton … Has two sisters, Mallory and Camille … Plans to major in pre-med to become a dentist.