Taylor Mikkalson  
Taylor Mikkalson

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Mantorville, Minn.

High School:
Kasson-Mantorville HS

Position:
Distance

Birthdate:
12/31/1993


04/22/2014

Gophers to Split Squad at Five Meets

Minnesota is split at Hamline, Drake, Grand View, UC San Diego and Macalester this week

04/20/2014

Mid-Distance Gophers Race at Carleton Relays

Bollig and Mikkalson lead Minnesota in the 800m and 1,500m races

04/13/2014

Gophers Win Four Titles in Georgia

Minnesota won the 4x100m, 1,500m, 400m hurdles and 3,000m steeplechase at the Spec Towns Invite

02/16/2014

Geyen, Brooks Lead Gophers with Career Bests

Seniors Megan Geyen and Alena Brooks recorded career bests in the 400m and 800m

01/26/2014

Gopher Women Win at Jack Johnson Classic

Brooks claims Gophers' lone individual title

2013 Season: Redshirted the 2012 cross country season and 2013 indoor and outdoor track seasons.

High School: A graduate of Kasson-Mantorville High School • two-time Minnesota state track champion, winning the 4x800m relay in 2009 and the 1,600m in 2010 • all-state performer every year from 2008-11 • four-time Hiawatha Valley League champion • holds school records in the 1,600m, 3,200m and 4x800m relay • also an all-conference and academic all-state volleyball player • academic letterwinner.

Personal: Born December 31, 1993 • daughter of Michael and Michelle Mikkalson • has four siblings: Katie, Erin, Layton and Hannah • plans to major in biology • enjoys wakeboarding, tubing, coaching young volleyball players, and playing with her dog.