2012 Outdoor: Capped a dynamic Outdoor season with an eighth place finish in the 10,000 m run at 2013 Big South Outdoor Track & Field Championships … Achieved a personal best time of 31:44.88 in the event … Also set personal bests in the 1,500 m, 3,000 m, and 5,000 m runs … Placed third in the 5,000 meters (14:51.34) at the 49er Classic … Ran a career-best 8:51.57 in the 3,000 meters at the Coastal Carolina Invitational, good enough for fourth place in the event … Raced to a fifth place finish in the 1,500 m run at the Weems Baskin Invitational (University of South Carolina) behind a personal best 4:03.03 clocking … Achieved an 11th place finish in the 5,000 m run (15:11.44) at the Big South Championship meet … Member of the 2011-12 Big South Presidential Honor Roll
2011-12 Indoor: Set personal records in four different events during the 2011-12 Indoor season ... Set a personal best time in the 1 Mile Run at the Tiger Paw Invitational, finishing seventh with a time of 4:19.28 ... Also recorded another personal best time at the Tiger Paw Invitational, timing in at 2:34.29 in the 1000 m run to finish sixth in the event ... Set a personal best time in the 5000 m Run at 2011-12 Big South Conference Indoor Championships, clocking in at 15:10.23 ... Finished seventh in the event ... Added a personal best time in the 3000 m Run at Big South Indoor Championships after finishing seventh in 8:39.45
2011 Outdoor: Recorded a sixth-place finish in both the 5000 meter run with a time of 15:21.96 and in the 10,000 meter run with a time of 31:52.08 at the 2011 Big South Outdoor Track & Field Championships ... Crossed the finish line in second-place overall in the 1500 meter run with a time of 4:05.62 at the Carolina's Cup ... Earned a sixth-place finish in the 1500 meter run at the Asics/Winthrop Invitational with a time of 4:04.96 ... Posted a seventh-place finish in the 5000 meter run with his time of 15:03.16 at the 49er Classic
2010-11 Indoor: Ran the 3000 meter run at the 2010-11 Big South Conference Indoor Championships, turning in a personal best time of 8:47.96, good enough for a 10th-place finish ... Also recorded an 11th-place finish in the 1 mile run at the Big South Championships, clocking in at 4:28.63 ... Finished third in the 3000 meter run at the highly competitive Niswonger Invitational, crossing the finish line at 8:50.60 ... Completed the 1 mile run in a personal best time of 4:26.97 at the Liberty Open, placing sixth overall in the event ... Anchored GWU's eighth-place distance medley relay team at the Big South Championships (11:07.81) ... Came in 14th in the Liberty Open's 1000 meter run with a time of 2:38.11 ... Placed 18th in the 3000 meter run at the Appalachian Opener in a time of 9:22.73
Before Gardner-Webb: Was a four-year letterwinner at Dacula High School in Lawrenceville, Ga. ... Was a three-time All-County honoree and a two-time All-Metro recipient ... Was a Team Georgia selection as a senior ... Turned in a personal best time of 15:31 (5K) his senior season ... Finished in the top-10 in the state of Georgia twice, including finishing in the top-four as a freshman ... Also finished in the top-10 individually at the 4A level as a sophomore and at the 5A level as a junior ...Was a Heisman High School winner ... Also was a member of the National English Honor Society and graduated with honors
Personal: Born Michael Matthew McClay on November 10, 1991 in Minnesota ... Son of Terry and Kim McClay ... Has two older siblings, Ryan and Nic ... Majoring in Religious Studies
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