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Taylor Crosby
Taylor Crosby

Hometown:
Houma, La.

High School:
Vandebilt Catholic

Height:
5-9

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
05/27/1992




2010-11 (Freshman)

Indoor Track and Field: Did not compete during the indoor seasons.

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's 11 meets...threw the discus in all five meets...ranked second on the team in the discus event...held the fourth and fifth best tosses in the discus during the season...posted a season-best toss of 31.84-meter in the discus at the South Alabama Invitational (4/9)...tossed the discus 31.22-meters at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/23) and 31.05-meters at the Tulane Team Challenge (3-9)...marked at 29.27-meters at the Louisiana Classics (3/19).

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Medal of Honor and C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

About Taylor Crosby

Prep: Lettered all four years in track and field at Vandebilt Catholic High School and head coach Calvin Buxton...was named the Vandebilt High School "Wendy's High School Heisman" Award Winner... ...earned All-District 8-4A honors each season with the Terriers...earned First Team All-Region III as a sophomore and a senior...placed fifth in the discus at the 4A State Championships a sophomore and finished fourth as a senior...garnered All-Terrebonne Parish honors all four seasons...helped her team to a regional runner-up finish as a senior...was named the Brother Carl Evans Award recipient, honoring a female athlete that displays academic and athletic achievement, along with upstanding character and work ethic...also lettered four times in basketball and once in swimming...was a member of the Division II Swimming State Championship Team...won the Class 4A State Basketball title as a senior and the team was runner-up during her junior season...in the classroom, was the one of the valedictorians of her graduating class...earned Academic All-State honors in swimming and Basketball.

Personal: Born Taylor Michelle Crosby on May 27, 1992...the daughter of Michael and Lacey Crosby...has one sister, Camryn.