Susan Taylor Athlete Profile

Susan Taylor

Position: Distance Height: 5-8 Roster Years: 1998-1999 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT


  • 2000 USTFCA D.M.R (Indoor)
  • 2000 USTFCA 1,500 meters (Outdoor)

Academic All-America

  • 2000 CoSida First Team


  • Majoring in English

Before BYU

  • Went to Skyline High School
  • 800m and 1600m 5A 1994 state champion
  • Set the 800m prep state 5A record in Utah

Other College

  • Transfer student after three years at the University of Utah

1998 | Redshirt Year

redshirted the cross country season

1999 | Senior Year

WAC champion and indoor meet record setter in the mile (4:56.00)...finished 15th in the indoor mile at the NCAAs...finished first in the outdoor 1500m at the Utah Collegiate Championships.. .came out of nowhere in the cross country season to finish fourth at the NCAA district meet in 17:05...Coach Shane called her his "secret weapon"...placed 107th at the NCAA cross country championships.