Ja'La Taylor
Ja'La  Taylor

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Saginaw, Mich.

High School:
Saginaw

Event:
Jumps

Major:
Undecided


2017 (Outdoor Track & Field): Finished third in the triple jump with a jump of 11.74 meters at the Tennessee Rust Buster (3/25) … leapt 11.73m at the Baylor Invitational in the triple jump to finish seventh (4/08) … had a big day at the Oakland Golden Grizzly Invite with a first place finish in the triple jump at 11.74m, a fourth place finish in the long jump at 5.26m, and assisted the 4x100m relay run 46.93 to finish second (4/15) … ran a leg of the 4x100m at the Jesse Owens University Classic to help the relay finish eighth in 47.46 (4/22) … recorded a personal best triple jump of 12.07m to finish seventh at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/12).

2017 (Indoor Track & Field): Captured a first place finish in her first collegiate meet in triple jump with a lead of 11.58 meters at the SVSU Holiday Open (12/02/16) … finished third with a jump of 5.48m in the long jump at the CMU Jack Skoog Open (1/13) … finished fourth at the Jack Skoog Open in the 60m with a time of 8.05 (1/13) … captured back to back first place finishes in the triple jump with 11.85m at the CMU Jack Skoog Open (1/13) and 11.52m at the SVSU Doug Hansen Open (1/20) … placed first at the SVSU Doug Hansen Open in long jump with a 5.48m jump (1/20) … took home a second-place finish in the triple jump with a jump of 11.76m and a fourth-place finish in the long jump with a season best of 5.53m at the EMU Triangular (1/28) … finished second with a jump of 11.90m in the triple jump at the GVSU Big Meet Invite (2/10) … placed third in the long jump at the GVSU Tune Up with 5.27m (2/17) … captured a seventh-place finish at the Mid-American Indoor Track & Field Championships hosted by EMU in the triple jump with a jump of 11.77m (2/24).


High School: Runner-up in the long jump at the 2015 Michigan High School Athletic Association Division 2 State Finals as a junior ... Saginaw Valley League (SVL) champion in the 100-meter dash as a senior in 2016, (runner-up in 2015) ... SVL champion in the long jump as a junior in 2015 ... track & field and basketball team captain ... earned four varsity letters in track & field and two in basketball.


Career Bests:
60m (8.05); 200m (26.99); Long Jump (5.53m); Triple Jump (12.07m)
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