Taylor Samson
    Taylor Samson

    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    Fresno, Calif.

    High School:
    Clovis West HS

    Height:
    5-7

    Event:
    Distance

    Birthdate:
    03/23/1995

    Last updated on July 10, 2014

    2013-14
    Outdoor (Freshman):
    In her first meet of the season she ran her career-best time of 4:44.86 in the 1500m, which got her fifth place at the Fresno State vs. Cal Poly Dual meet... she also ran a career-best time of 2:24.72 in the 800m at the Cal Poly Invitational where she placed 17th.

    Indoor (Freshman): Did not see any action.

    Cross Country (Freshman): Competed at the Fresno State Invitational where she came in 13th for the Bulldogs and 44th overall with a time of 21:34.8.

    Prior to Fresno State:
    Four-year cross country and track letterwinner at Clovis West for coach Barbara Bethel ... team MVP for cross country and distance running in track ... All-TRAC and All-Valley in cross country ... team captain for cross country and track.

    Personal:
    Born March 23, 1995 in Berkeley ... parents are Pennie and Kelly Samson ... has one older brother, Trevor ... was a member of the National Honor Society, California Scholarship Federation and Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... also recruited by Harvard, Pepperdine, Sacramento State, UC Santa Barbara and UC San Diego.

    CAREER BESTS
    Outdoor:
    ● 1,500m - 4:44.86, Fresno State vs.Cal Poly Dual (3/15/14)
    ● 800m - 2:24.72, Cal Poly Invitational (3/29/14)

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