Taylor Pearl
Taylor Pearl
Height: 5-2
Year: So.
Hometown: Solon, Ohio
High School: Hawken School
Position: IM, Free-DX, Breast
Major: Biological Engineering

2011: Finished second in the 1,000 free at Springfield (1/15) … third at the distance in three other races … won the 200 back at the Wheaton Invitational (2/4) … finished fifth at the NEWMAC championships in the 400 IM, hitting the wall in 4:41.71 … eighth in the 200 breast in 2:32.05.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in biological engineering with a minor in mathematics.

High School: A 2011 graduate of the Hawken School … four-time letterwinner … state finalist … two-time All-Chagrin Valley Conference … two-time team captain … helped swim team to a state championship … also ran cross country … two-time all-conference in that sport … Chagrin Valley Conference All-Academic Team in cross country … Cum Laude Society … layout editor for school paper … Valedictorian … Michelson-Morley Award Recipient as outstanding junior in math and science … Princeton Book Award … first year physics Student of the Year.

Personal: Daughter of Hildy and Stephen Pearl … brother, Ryan, was on the swimming and skiing teams at Carnegie Mellon University.