Taylor Light
Taylor  Light

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Minnetonka, Minn.

High School:
Minnetonka HS

Position:
Distance

Experience:
High School


2010 Season - Indoor: Competed in five meets • ran a top time of 5:23.42 in the mile at the Parents' Day Open. Outdoor: Did not compete.

2009 Season: Redshirted in the indoor and outdoor seasons.

Cross Country: Redshirted the 2009 season • ran five meets in 2008.

High School: A 2008 graduate of Minnetonka High School • high school coach was Jane Reimer-Morgan • earned all-state honors as a senior, finishing 14th in the Minnesota Class AA Cross Country Championships • team placed third • all-state in track as a member of the runner-up 4x800-meter relay • earned four varsity letters in track, two in cross country • a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Born Oct. 20, 1989 • intends to major in psychology • daughter of Bill and Julie Light • father played football for the Gophers (1969-71) serving as team captain in 1971 • has three older sisters: Brittney, Chelsea and Caitlin • enjoys water skiing, sailing and triathlons.

MORE HEADLINES

Ogunrinde Crushes Hammer Throw Record

Ogunrinde Crushes Hammer Throw Record

4/19/2018 - W. Track & Field

No. 14 Minnesota rewrote the program's top-10 lists in the hammer throw and the heptathlon on Thursday.

Gophers Begin Bryan Clay Heptathlon

Gophers Begin Bryan Clay Heptathlon

4/18/2018 - W. Track & Field

No. 14 Minnesota began this week's competition with day one of the heptathlon at the Bryan Clay Invitational Multi on Wednesday.

Gophers Set for West Coast Meets

Gophers Set for West Coast Meets

4/17/2018 - W. Track & Field

No. 14 Minnesota will compete in California Wednesday through Saturday at multiple events.

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