Clayton Clark

Clayton Clark{}was born and raised in Belleville, Illinois, which is just 10 miles from the arch in St. Louis, Missouri.{}

Clayton{}earned{}his undergraduate degree from Murray State University in Murray KY, where{}he was a starter for the Murray State Tennis Team. Go Racers!

{}Before{}his senior year Clayton{}tore{}his ACL in{}his left knee on a Slip 'N Slide{}(always check for bricks in the ground under your Slip 'N Slides before you slide). While he was injured, Clayton took the{}extra{}time to explore the television field. He interned for a morning feature reporter at a Fox station in St. Louis where{}he realized{}working in television{}is what{}he wanted to do.

After college{}Clayton earned{}his first full time job in television as a weekend news anchor in Minot North Dakota for KXMC-TV (Yes, it's that cold). After a year there{}he moved over to the sports department doing weekend anchoring and weekday reporting.

After a wonderful stay in the snow{}Clayton moved to the lovely San Joaquin Valley to join the Great Day Team as{}the morning feature reporter.{}He says it's{}the job of{}his dreams and{} couldn't ask for a better family to work with and a community to work for.{}When he's{}not at work you can catch him{}running outside, playing golf or tennis, or walking his new pup Dakota. If you have any story{}ideas for Clayton{}or a place you would like{}him to go, you can{}email{}him at CCLARK@KMPH.COM .