(New Paris, OH)--If you weren’t that excited about the upcoming Summer Olympics before, you may be now. Monday night, a Whitewater Valley resident made the team. Tri Village High School graduate Clayton Murphy won the 800 meter finals Monday night, securing a spot on the team and a trip to Rio. Clayton is the son of Mark and Melinda Murphy of New Paris. Murphy said last night that being an Olympian has been a lifelong dream.