Corey Claiborne
Corey Claiborne
Year: JR/JR
Hometown: Alpharetta, Ga.
Position: Throws
Last School: Milton HS
Experience: 2L

Outdoor 2017

  • Finished fourth in shot put at OVC Championships at 16.16m
  • Placed ninth in discus at OVC Championships with season and personal best 44.71m
  • Took 12th in hammer at OVC Championships at 46.63m
  • Set Belmont shot put record of 16.36m at Georgia Tech Invitational to take seventh
  • Thew hammer season and personal best 47.68 to place 11th at WKU Hilltopper Relays

Indoor 2016-17

  • Finished 10th at OVC Championships in shot put with season best 15.76m
  • Placed 14th at OVC Championships in weight throw with season and personal best 14.90m

Outdoor 2016

  • Finished sixth in shot put at OVC Championships with throw of 15.01m
  • Placed eighth in hammer at OVC Championships with throw of 44.77m
  • Took 10th in discus at OVC Championships with throw of 41.89m
  • Set shot put season best with 15.55m throw at Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invitational to finish 10th
  • Threw discus season best 44.35m at Georgia Tech Invitational to place 11th
  • Tossed hammer season best 45.98m to take ninth at Bellarmine Invitational

Indoor 2015-16

  • Finished sixth in shot put at OVC Championships with season best throw of 14.85m
  • Finished 10th in weight throw at OVC Championships with season best toss of 14.33m

Prior to Belmont

Prepped at Milton High under coach Lonnie Estes ... Owns the MHS records for Discus (165'1"), Weight Throw (61') and Hammer Throw (184'11") ... Placed third at State for Discus ... 2015 Team MVP ... Three-time throws team captain ... Also wrestled and played football at MHS.

Personal

Born March 8, 1997 ... Son of Vince and Charlotte Landy ... Has two siblings, Alex and Georgia ... Lists favorite athletes as Joe Kovacs, Koji Murofushi, Gerd Kanter, Mac Wilkins, Wolfgang Schmidt, and Bo Jackson ... Favorite musical group is Bob Marley and the Wailers ... Lists greatest sports thrill as throwing a significant PR ... Interested in majoring in Business.

Personal Records

Discus: 47.00m
Hammer: 51.46m
Shot put (Outdoor): 17.42m*
Shot put (Indoor): 17.12m*
Weight: 15.60m

*Belmont record