Jeff Taylor Athlete Profile

Jeff Taylor

Jeff Taylor
Position: Mid Distance Height: 6-3 Weight: 200 Roster Years: 2003-2005 Hometown: Orem

Personal

Born March 1980 in Provo, Utah ... parents are Veldon and Barbara Taylor ... served in the Brazil, Belo Horizonte Mission of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ... married to Sarah Taylor ... majoring in finance.

Before BYU

Region champion in 800m ... holds Timpanogas High School Record in the 800m (1:53.64)

Stats

BEST MARKS:  800m - 1:51.35, 1600m - 4:17.22, 400m - 49.12

2003 | Sophomore Year

Placed fourth in the mile (4:20.57) at the Bandanna Invitational ... finished third in the 800m (1:49.92) at the Oval Qualtifier ... finished seventh at the Mountain West Conference Indoor Championships in the 800m ... placed third in the 1,500m (3:56.16) at the Mesa Community College meet ... finished third at the BYU Invitational in the 800m (1:51.39) ... named Academic All-Conference.

2004 | Junior Year

Finished fourth in the 800m at the AF Invitational with a time of 1:55.95 ... placed tenth at the UW Indoor Invite in the 800m with a time of 1:52.52 ... took eighth in the 800m with a time of 1:56.06 at the MWC Indoor Championships ... won the 800m at the Mesa Track & Field Classic with a time of 1:51.89 ... finished fourth in the 800m with a time of 1:51.66 at the Robison Invitational ... clinched second in the 800m with a time of 1:52.56 at the BYU Wells Fargo Invitational ... took third in the 800m with a time of 1:53.03 at the Wilson Motor Qualifier ... named Academic All-Mountain West Conference.

2005 | Senior Year

Finished the mile in 4:27.35 at the BYU Indoor Invitational and 4:27.10 at the Boise Invitational ... placed fifth in the 800m at the Mountain State Games with a time of 1:56.01 ... named MWC Scholar Athlete and Academic All-MWC.