98 Clayton McGrath
98 Clayton McGrath
Height: 6-2
Weight: 245
Year: Senior
Hometown: Longmeadow, MA
High School: Longmeadow
Position: DL

Junior: Earned honorable mention All-Ivy honors... Made 42 tackles for the season, fifth on the Brown team, including 22 solo hits... Led the Ivy League in tackles for a loss with 13.5 for a loss of 41 yards... Also led the Bears and ranked third in the Ivy League with 6 sacks for a loss of 29 yards... Broke up one pass and hurried the quarterback twice... Registered a season high seven tackles against Rhode Island... Ended the season strong with 3.5 tackles for a loss against Dartmouth... Made four tackles against Columbia along with 2.5 quarterback sacks... Sophomore: Appeared in nine games for the Bears in 2008... Recorded 12 tackles, including 9 solo hits... Also had a season total of 2.5 tackles for a loss of 12 yards... Recorded a sack for loss of 7 yards against Stony Brook... Hurried the quarterback 3 times on the season, twice in the win against Cornell... Freshman: Gained valuable experience playing for the Junior Varsity team... Secondary School Background: A graduate of Longmeadow High School where he lettered in football, wrestling, and lacrosse... Helped lead his football team to two straight state Super Bowl Championships and 24 straight wins... First Team All-Section his senior year... Two-Time First Team All-Section in Wrestling... Two-Time Western Massachusetts Wrestling Champion... Sixth-Place finish in the State Wrestling Tournament... Personal: Clayton John McGrath, born March 6, 1989... Son of Kim and Neil McGrath... Dad, Neil, is Brown's Defensive Line Coach... Siblings include Sam, a senior on the Brown football team, and Hannah... Enjoys lifting and sailing... History concentrator.