#37 Clay Mauro | Linebacker
Hometown: Ely, Nev.
Previous School: White Pine County
Major: Secondary Education - History
Mauro earned a starting spot at linebacker and produced 51 tackles (4.5 for loss), one sack and a forced fumble ... made a career high 14 tackles at Doane on Oct. 25 ... posted 11 tackles at Hastings on Sept. 13 ... forced a fumble that led to a 45-yard fumble return touchdown in the win over Midland on Sept. 20.
Mauro made eight total tackles, including one for loss ... intercepted a pass in the win over Hastings on 9-14-13.
Clay played for the Bobcats for four years under coach Paul Bingham ... He earned four varsity letters in football to add to his total of 11 varsity letters for his participation in baseball, basketball, and wrestling ... He started all four years and was team captain for two in football ... He was five time All-Conference, two time All-State first team, Defensive Player of the year ... All-Nevada first team, and played in the Sertoma senior bowl ... In 2011 his team was the state runner up ... In baseball he earned conference honors and was two time team captain ... In wrestling he placed fifth at the state meet ... He was on the National Honor Society, student body president, and received the President's excellence award.
Born on June 8 in Lousiville, Colorado ... Son of Skye and David Homan ... Has three older brothers and one younger sister