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Lakan Taylor
Lakan Taylor

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Fort Worth, Texas

High School:
Boswell

Height:
5-3

Event:
Pole Vault

Birthdate:
06/21/1995

Experience:
HS



06/16/2014

14 Track and Field Athletes Earn All-America Honors

The Crimson Tide's All-American contingent powered the men's team to a 15th place finish and the women to an 18th place finish at the NCAA Outdoor Championships

06/13/2014

NCAA CHAMPIONS: Track and Field Duo Wins National Championships

Junior Remona Burchell won the women's 100-meter title while freshman Hayden Reed won the men's discus

06/12/2014

Track and Field Duo Competes on Day Two of NCAA Outdoor Championships

The Alabama track and field team had a light schedule on day two of the NCAA Outdoor Championships.

05/31/2014

Track and Field Qualifies More for NCAA Championships

Two individuals, two relays advance to the NCAA Championships on the Crimson Tide's final day at Regionals

05/30/2014

Track and Field Qualifies Seven More for NCAA Championships

Ramona Burchell earned her way to next month's NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore., by winning her heat with a time of 11.03 and breaking Pauline Davis' 1986 Alabama record of 11.11

Freshman
2014 Indoor Season
Tied for 10th in the pole vault with a clearance of 13-0 1/4 at the SEC Championships ... cleared 13-1 1/2 to place sixth in the pole vault at the Tyson Invitational ... finished fifth in the pole vault with a mark of 12-11 1/2 at the Indiana Relays ... tied for seventh in the pole vault at the Rod McCravy Memorial with a mark of 12-8 3/4 ... placed third in the pole vault at the Auburn Invitational with a mark of 13-3 1/2.

Prep and Personal

Had back-to-back first place finishes in the USATF Junior Olympics in 2012 and 2013 ... Two-time Texas 4A state champion ... Recorded a 13-8 in the 2013 Texas 4A state championships and a 13-3 in the 2012 state championships ... Won the 2013 Texas Region 1-4A championship with a personal best of 13-11...won the 2013District 6-4Aoutdoor championship after clearing 13-9 ...Vaulted 13-10 at the Aledo Invitational duringher senior indoor season... coached by Devin Rodriguez at Boswell ... daughter of Monty and Tina Taylor ... born June 21, 1995, in Fort Worth, Texas.