|High School:||Blaine HS '10|
Indoor Best at EWU
Pole Vault 12-9 1/2
Outdoor Best at EWU
Pole Vault 13-7 1/4
All-Big Sky Accolades: 2013 Outdoor: Pole Vault, 2nd.2012 Outdoor: Pole Vault, 2nd.
2012-13: Indoor: Taylor had her indoor personal best jump of 12-9 1/2 in the pole vault at the Vandall Indoor to place second and rank fourth in school history. She finished in a tie for sixth at the BSC Indoor Championships with a vault of 11-9 3/4. Her next best mark of the season was 12-4 1/2, which came in a sixth-place finish at the UW Husky Classic. Outdoor: For the second straight season, Taylor placed second in the pole vault at the BSC Outdoor Championships with a season-best jump of 12-11 1/2, taking part in another one-two sweep in the event with teammate Keisa Monterola. She advanced to the NCAA West Preliminary Round, where she cleared the bar at 12-8 to place 22nd overall. Her second-best jump of the season was 12-10 1/2 at the Beach Invitational.
2011-12: Indoor: She had a vault of 12-5 1/2 at the BSC Indoor Championships to place sixth. Her indoor-best jump of 12-6 1/4 came at the UW Invitational, ranking her fifth all-time at Eastern. Outdoor: Taylor exploded at the BSC Outdoor Championships with a huge personal best of 13-7 1/4 in the pole vault to place second behind Eastern’s Keisa Monterola. That mark put Taylor second all-time at Eastern behind Monterola and also advanced her to the NCAA D1 West Preliminary Round in Texas. In Austin, Taylor jumped 12-4 1/2 to place 36th overall.
2010-11: Indoor: Taylor placed seventh at the BSC Indoor Championships in the pole vault with a season-best jump of 11-11 3/4. Outdoor: She placed sixth in the pole vault with a mark of 11-10 3/4 at the BSC Outdoor Championships, scoring three points for the Eagles.
High School: Taylor was the WIAA 2A State Champion in the pole vault for three consecutive years after placing third her freshman year. Her best mark in the event was 11-6. She also ran on the 4x200 relay that placed won the 2A State Championships her senior year. Taylor’s other top marks were in the high jump (5-0) and 200 (28.92).
Personal: Rec. Management major. Born 2/7/92 in Bellingham, Wash.