Emily Taylor
Emily Taylor
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Huntington Beach, CA
High School: Marina HS
Position: Distance

Competed in 11 outdoor events for the Titans during the 2013 season...had her best 800-meter run at the Beach Invite in Cerritos, Calif., when she finished 52nd with a time of 2:15.49...in the 1500-meter she had the best time for a Titan during the 2013 season, finishing with a time of 4:33.80 at the OXY Invitational in Eagle Rock, Calif., on May 4...finished first at the Big West Challenge on May 10-11 in the 3000-meter event with a time of 9:59.99...also competed in the 5000-meter run capturing an ninth place finish at the Big West Championships with a time of 17:59:45.

CROSS COUNTRY FRESHMAN (2012): Ran in the first four cross country meets of the season...Taylor was a huge contributor for the Titans during her rookie campaign...posted her best 5k time of 17:33.6 at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational on Oct.13, finishing 15th overall (10 points)... posted her best 6k time of 21:54 to finish 37th at the Stanford Invitational on Sept. 29....led the Titans to a third place finish at the Mark Covert Classic with a time of 18:18.7 finishing fifth overall (4 points). 

Three-year varsity letterwinner in both cross country (2009-11) and track and field (2010-12)... earned both teams' athlete of the year award during her prep career.

Born in Long Beach... parents are Scott and Lori... has two brothers, Andrew and Scotty, and a sister, Heidi... lists playing guitar and basketball among her hobbies.

Place(s) to Run: Bolsa Chica Wetlands
Athletic Team: Los Angeles Lakers
Athlete: Kobe Bryant
Movie: Mean Girls
Musical Artist: Scotty McCreery