Clayton Bush is an American football player who rose to fame after extending his commitment to play college football for Western Kentucky Hilltoppers football program. A student of the South Warren High School, Clayton put up an impressive show for the school’s football team guiding them to the semi-finals of the state 5A state tournament. He received a scholarship offer from Western Kentucky Hilltoppers in September 2017 and accepted it in December. Being recruited as a wide receiver with Western Kentucky Hilltoppers, the footballer is super excited to play with the college team where his father once played as middle linebacker. The young athlete has also earned considerable fame through his Instagram account where he has already garnered thousands of followers.
Childhood & Early Life
Clayton Bush was born on June 8, 2000, in Kentucky, USA. His father, Wayne Bush, is a former Hilltopper who played for the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (WKU) football program from 1985 to 1988 as a middle linebacker.
Clayton has one brother called Hunter and three sisters. Among his sisters Brooke Bush has become a YouTube star. Clayton has featured in many of the videos of the self-titled channel of Brooke that has thrived in accumulating over 245 K subscribers and a whopping count of more than 23 million views.
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A student of the South Warren High School, situated in Bowling Green, in Kentucky, Clayton plays football for the school that is a member of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association and takes part in different sports, including football.
Clayton is included in the roster of South Warren football team as wide receiver and defensive back and he excels on both sides of the field. His remarkable performance aided South Warren in reaching the semi-finals of the state 5A state tournament during the 2017 season. His performance included a total of 37 receptions for team-highs of 616 yards with 7 touchdowns. He completed 2 passes for 25 yards and a score and had 8 rushes for 63 yards and a touchdown. On the defense he recorded an interception and 63 tackles.
On September 30, 2017, the South Warren standout received a scholarship offer from Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. On December 21 that year he extended his verbal commitment to the program of the Hilltoppers and with this he became the first member of the 2019 recruiting class while the 2018 recruiting process was still going on. The whole process of his recruitment saw Jami DeBerry serving as his primary recruiter. Clayton is being recruited as a wide receiver.
The 6-foot, 185-pound athlete recalled that it had been his dream to get associated with the Hilltoppers as his father had played there and he almost grew up around it witnessing the eventual growth of the program.
The handsome young athlete has not revealed much on his romantic life and dating status and it seems that he likes to keep his personal life out of the limelight.
He has gained considerable fame on social media through his Instagram account ‘claytonbush2000’ where he has already accumulated more than 124 K followers. In September 2017 he posted a picture with noted American football player and coach Steve Spurrier.