Men's Track

 

  Antony Taylor
Antony Taylor

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Arlington, Mass.

High School:
Arlington

Height:
6-0

Position:
Distance

Elig. I/O:
Rs. Jr./Rs. Jr.


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Career Best Outdoor Times/Marks
800 Meter Run 1:59.36 (4/5/14)
1,500 Meter Run 3:55.24 (5/10/14)
3,000 Meter Steeplechase 9:05.27 (5/3/14)
Career Best Indoor Times/Marks

2011-12 (Sophomore): Indoor Track: Competed in nine meets ... At the New England Championship (2/24), recorded a best time of the season in the 3000 meter run with a time of 8:24.83 which qualified for the IC4A Championship ... Helped take sixth place at the 4x800 meter relay at the Atlantic 10 championship (2/17) with a time of 7:52.71 and qualified for both the New England Championship and IC4a Championship ... Took home third place in the Distance Medley Relay at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/17) with a time of 10:11.53... At the Giegengack Invite (2/3) placed second in the 3000 meter run with a time of 8:33.66 ... Placed second in the mile run at the Sorlien Invitational (1/14) with a time of 4:24.04.

2010-11 (Freshman): Outdoor Track: Competed in five meets as a freshman in three different events ... Placed fourth in the 3200 meter run at the UMass Pre-Conference Meet (4/20) with a time of 9:34.64 ... At the Yellow Jacket Invitational (4/2) recorded a time of 4:07.83 in the 1500 meter run while placing seventh overall. Indoor Track: Competed in four meets ... At the New England Championships (2/25) recorded a time of 2:35.35 in the 1000 meter run, placing 17th in the prelims ... At the Reebok Boston Indoor Games (1/28) posted a time of 4:30.94 in the mile run, taking 26th overall .

Before UMass: Competed for Arlington High School in cross country, indoor and outdoor track and soccer ... Was the Dual County League individual cross country champion in 2009 ... Posted runner-up performances at the MIAA Division II Cross Country Championships and the MIAA All-State Championships ... State champion in the two-mile indoors and second-place finisher outdoors in 2010 ... During the indoor season as a junior in the two-mile, took second at the DII State Championships, third at the All-State Championships and fifth at New England meet ... Collected six Dual County League All-Star honors in cross country, indoor and outdoor track ... Earned all-scholastic recognition in both cross country and indoor track as a senior ... Was a two-time team MVP and Best Distance Runner award winner in track ... Chosen as the team MVP for cross country as a senior ... Set school records in the mile (4:21.09), two-mile (9:19.37) and 4x800m relay (8:48.11) ... Two-mile time was the second best in the country when set.

Personal: Born Antony James Taylor on July 13, 1992 in Bromley, England ... Son of Stephen and Marijke Taylor ... Brother of Jennifer, Stephanie and Katie ... Majoring in Kinesiology.

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Jan 10
    at Yale Invitational 9:00 AM
    Thursday, Jan 15
    at URI Multi Event (Day 1) 2:00 PM
    Friday, Jan 16
    at URI Multi Event (Day 2) 10:00 AM
    Saturday, Jan 17
    at Beantown Challenge 10:00 AM
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