Position: Def. Ht.: 5-10
Hometown: Auburndale, FL
Previous School: Auburndale HS
Eligibility: So. Major: Athletic Training
As a freshman (2011)… Sunshine State Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll… Played in two games as a reserve defender, and helped preserve a 2-0 shutout of Clearwater Christian by playing the final 10 minutes of that match (Oct. 15).
In high school… Graduated from Auburndale High School in 2011 after playing one year for coach Guy Jennings… Attended Flagler Palm Coast High School prior to moving to Auburndale, playing his freshman season for coach Bob Rinker (his grandfather), and the next two seasons for Al Greenwald… Second team all-county as a freshman, and first team all-county as a sophomore, junior and senior… Helped his team back-to-back district titles as a freshman and sophomore… Helped lead Auburndale to the region final as a senior… Played club soccer for the Flagler Firestorm from 2003-07, coached by Ben Capua and Rich Houts… Played for Orlando FC from 2007-10, coached by David Bardsley, taking part in the prestigious Dallas Cup in 2009 and 2010… Graduated with high honors, and was a member of Boys State in 2010.
Extra… Born 4/30/93… Son of Kevin and Melissa Clingerman… Has one younger brother, Cole… Athletic Training major.