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Taylor Johnson
Taylor Johnson
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Chanhassen, Minn.

High School:
Eden Prairie

Height:
5-10

Position:
Jumps

Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Sophomore/Freshman

At Wisconsin
2014 Outdoor:
Finished second in the triple jump (35-6 (10.82m)) and seventh in the long jump (16-2 1/4 (4.93m)) at the Wisconsin Open (5/10) ... competed unattached at the UW-Platteville Invite (4/11-12) and placed 21st in the long jump (15-10 1/2) and third in the triple jump (36-8 1/4) ... finished third in the long jump at the Rex Foster Invite (4/6) by clearing 16-6 1/2 ... placed fourth in the triple jump at the Rex Foster Invite (4/6) with a mark of 35-9 1/2

2014 Indoor:
Took fifth in the long jump at the Red & White Open (2/21) with a mark of 15-10 1/2 (4.84m) ... placed second in the triple jump at the Red & White Open (2/21) with a mark of 35-8 3/4 (10.89m) ... took 43rd in the college triple jump at the Armory Collegiate Invitational with a mark of 35-4 1/4 (10.78m) ... placed third in the triple jump at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/25) with a mark of 35-5 3/4 (10.81m) ... took 15th in the long jump at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/25) with a mark of 16-1 (4.90m) ... took second in the triple jump at the Wisconsin Dual (1/18) with a mark of 35-11 1/4 (10.95m)

High School
As a senior, was an All-State Class AA selection in the 100 hurdles, an all-section selection in the 100 hurdles and triple jump and was an all-conference selection and a team captain and MVP ... as a junior, was a state champion Class AA in the triple jump and an All-State Class AA selection in the high jump ... field athlete for her team all four years of high school ... holds the school record in the high jump, triple jump, long jump and 300 hurdles ... 4-year letter winner in basketball ... member of the Dean's List

Personal
Daughter of Alan and Teresa Johnson ... has one older sibling, Jordan ... intended major is human development and family studies

Why Wisconsin?
"
I chose Wisconsin because of the great coaching staff, academics, and college city."

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
Long Jump 16-1 (4.90m) 1-25-14 Long Jump 16-6 1/2 (5.04m) 4-6-14
Triple Jump 35-11 1/4 (10.95m) 1-18-14 Triple Jump 36-8 1/4 (11.18m) 4-12-14

Personal Bests (High School)
100 Hurdles: 15.30 (2013)
High Jump: 5'6" (2011)
Triple Jump: 38'6" (2013)

ON WISCONSIN
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