Alexandra Taylor
Alexandra Taylor
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Harbor Springs, Mich.
High School: Petoskey
Position: Mid-Distance
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2014: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … Team Captain … (Outdoor): wrapped up career with tenth place finish in the 1500m run at the NEWMAC Championships (4/26) … season best 1500m run time came in a runner-up performance at the Westmont Collegiate Classic (3/29) where she crossed in 4:39.38, also finished the 800m run in third place with a time of 2:20.09 … won both events at the Engineer’s Cup (4/5) crossing first in the 800 in 2:17.83 and winning the 1500m run in a time of 4:54.19. 

2013: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … (indoor): came third in the mile in 5:04.24 at the Harvard Challenge (1/19) … was 14th in the 800m with a 2:14.74 and was part of the Distance Medley Relay that came fifth in 12:01.43 at the Terrier Classic (1/25) … came first in the 1000m with a time of 3:00.98 at the Tufts at the Tufts Stampede (2/01) … finished eighth in the mile with a time of 5:00.57 at the New England Division III Championships (2/16) … was part of the DMR that place fifth at NCAAs (3/08) in 11:40.38 … (outdoor): came in second in the 1500m with a time of 4:43.47 and third in the 800m in 2:22.19 at the Engineer’s Cup (4/06) … at the NEWMAC Championships (4/27), was fifth in the 1500m in 4:41.54, 13th in the 800m with a 2:23.26 and fifth as part of the 4x400 relay with its time of 4:07.11 … dropped to a 2:15.26 in the 800m to take fourth at the New England Division III Championships (5/04).

2012: Finished first in the 4x800 relay (9:24.87) and sixth in the 800 (2:20.83) at the New England Division III Championship (indoor) …came fifth in the 4x800 relay (9:10.19) at the NEICAAA, which currently holds the varsity record … ranked second on the team in the 1,000m (2:59.14) … finished fifth in the steeplechase (11:54.23) and eighth in the 800m (2:23.60) at the NEWMAC Championship (outdoor) … came third in the 4x800m relay (9:14.89) and fifth in the 800m (2:15.58) at the New England Division III Championship … ranked first on the team for the 800m (2:15.58) … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference.

2011: NCAA Division III All-Region in 4x800 relay (outdoor) … recorded program’s third-best outdoor time in 4x800 relay (9:23.54) of all-time … won distance medley relay against Bates and Colby (13:10.08) … won 4x800 relay (10:05.71) at Springfield Invitational.

Off the Track: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a concentration in economics … interned with Industrial Magnetics … also part of the MIT women’s cross country team … captain of cross country and track and field … interned with Industrial Magnetics and IDEXX … Student-Athlete Advisory Committee executive.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Petoskey High School.