Austin Clark
Austin Clark

Player Profile

Tampa, FL

High School:
Plant HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 280





2012 Season Outlook


Players Report to Training Camp Day Before First Practice

Season opener at Memorial Stadium scheduled for Sept. 1 vs. Nevada.


Cal Spring Football Experience a Big Success

Gold tops Blue, 21-20, in front of 8,812 enthusiastic fans at Edwards Stadium.


Cal Finishes Third Week of Spring Ball

Several highlights on both offense and defense during extended team session.


Tedford 2012 Signing Day Press Conference Quotes

Tedford speaks about the players signing a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday.

CAL CAREER (Updated Career Stats): Has played in 15 games off the bench during the last two seasons of his first three campaigns with the program from 2009-11, playing primarily as a backup defensive linemen and on special teams ... has recorded one career tackle ... has seen extensive action at nose guard during spring workouts in 2011 and 2012 while filling in for injured players ... changed to his current No. 54 beginning with 2012 spring practices after wearing No. 57 in each his first three campaigns with the Cal program from 2009-11.

2012 (Game-by-Game Stats): Recorded two tackles in the spring game.

2011 (Game-by-Game Stats): Played in 12 of 13 games off the bench and recorded the first tackle of his career vs. Utah.

2010 (Game-by-Game Stats): Played in three games off the bench against UC Davis, Colorado and Arizona State.

2009: Redshirted ... did not play.

PLANT HS: Had a strong senior campaign for a state championship squad that finished with a 14-1 overall record after losing its season opener ... earned first-team All-Western Conference National Division honors while recording 104 tackles and 12.0 sacks with at least one sack in 10 different contests ... added a pair of fumble recoveries and two passes defended in his final prep campaign ... totaled 115 tackles with 7.0 sacks and an interception as a junior, when his squad posted an 11-2 final record with the losses coming in the season opener and a playoff game to end the campaign sandwiched around an 11-game win streak.

PERSONAL: Full name is Austin Larue Clark ... born August 3, 1990 ... parents are Alan and Charlotte Clark ... sister, Adrienne, is now training for the skeleton event to participate at the 2014 Winter Olympics ... Adrienne is currently an assistant softball coach at her alma mater Hofstra, where she graduated in 2005 after playing four years of softball, once recording a string of 31 consecutive innings pitched in the NCAA Tournament without allowing a run that was the second most in NCAA history ... major is American studies.



Tackles: 1 (vs. Utah, 2011)

LAST UPDATED: July 23, 2012