Clay Pierson

Clay Pierson

Player Profile

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Twin Bridges, Mont.

High School:
Twin Bridges

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 239

Position:
Tight End

Birthdate:
09/02/1990

Experience:
3V

04/19/2013

Offense has breakout evening in final scrimmage of spring drills

Six different players score touchdowns as the offense racks up 465 yards on a beautiful night in WGS

04/18/2013

A look at practice No. 13 as Griz prepare for their final scrimmage

Former Griz QBs Dickenson and Edwards to speak, 2013 team captains to be announced

04/16/2013

A review of Griz spring football practice No. 12

Final scrimmage slated for Friday, April 19; former Griz QBs Dickenson and Edwards will be on hand

04/12/2013

Griz look sharper in spring practice No. 10

Kickers Chris Lider and Harrison Greenberg end practice by nailing eight field goals in a row

04/10/2013

Griz spring football: Highlights from practice No. 8

The team is gearing up for its upcoming scrimmage in Ronan on Saturday at noon

11/23/2013

Montana vs. Montana State (11/23/13)

Montana vs. Montana State (11/23/13)

11/16/2013

Montana vs. Weber State (11/16/13)

Montana vs. Weber State (11/16/13)

10/19/2013

Montana vs. Cal Poly (10/19/13)

Montana vs. Cal Poly (10/19/13)

MONTANA: Clay will start at tight end, and he will also sees action on special teams.

2012: He played in all 11 contests. His first career catch was a 6-yarder for a touchdown against Southern Utah this season.

2011: He played in 12 contests. He had 7 career tackles on defense.

2010: He played in five games, missing part of the season due to an injury.

2009: He might have played as a true freshman, but was injured in fall camp and had to redshirt. He had gained more than 20 pounds his first season at UM, and was moved from safety to defensive end in the spring.

HIGH SCHOOL: He was a three-sport standout and earned 12 letters at Twin Bridges High School...had four letters each in football, basketball, and track and field...all-state selection in football as a junior and senior...named all-state three times and all-conference four times in basketball...team captain in football in 2007 and 2008...team captain in basketball his sophomore, junior, and senior seasons...state tournament and district MVP in hoops as a senior when his team won the state title...high school football coach was Rob Lott.

CAREER HIGHS: He had one catch against Southern Utah and a 28-yarder at Weber State in 2012. He had 3 tackles, all unassisted, at Portland State in 2011

PERSONAL: Clay's parents are Dave and Tamara Pierson of Twin Bridges. His major is history. Birth date: Sept. 2, 1990.

YEAR: G/S--REC.=YDS.--AVG.=TD--LONG

2012: 11/0--2--34=17.0=1--28

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