Lakan Taylor's Win in Women's Pole Vault Highlights Strong Alabama Showing at Nebraska Indoor
Sophomore (2015) Outdoor Season Posted a time of 56.68 in the 400 meters at the LSU Invitational, finishing 14th overall … registered a time of 56.38 in the 400 meters to finish third at the John Jacobs Invitational ... ran 57.82 in the 400 meters to finish 13th at the Border Clash ... finished 13th in the 400-meter dash with a time of 58.57 at the Alabama Relays.
Indoor Season Placed fifth with a time of 1:00.41 in the 400-meter dash at the Husker Indoor ... took 21st in the 400-meter dash with a time of 59.36 at the New Mexico Team Invitational...placed 25th with a time of 1:00.11 in the 400-meter dash at the Auburn Invitational.
Freshman 2014 Outdoor Season Did not participate.
2014 Indoor Season Clocked a 1:41.23 in the 600 meters and a 59.80 in the 400 meters at the Indiana Relays ... ran a season-best 58.21 in the 400-meter dash at the Rod McCravy Memorial ... ran the 400-meter dash at the Auburn Invitational in a time of 59.61 ... placed 20th in the 400 meters with a time of 59.61 at the Auburn Invitational.
Prep and Personal Broke the Colorado 400-meters record in 2010 and in 2012 ... Named to Colorado's all-state academic roster from 2011-2013 ... helped Pine Creek to a state championship in 2010 ... was a state champion in the 4x100 in 2011 and runner-up in 2012 ... ran cross country at Pine Creek and helped her team to back-to-back state championships in 2009 and 2010 ... competed in the Nike Cross Nationals in 2009 and the Nike Cross Regionals in 2009 and 2010 ... has a personal best in the 400-meters of 57.7 ... coached by Charmas Lee at Pine Creek ... daughter of Nate and Marilyn Sassaman ... has an older brother, Nathan, that plays football at South Alabama and her father played football at Army ... born October 21, 1994, in Tacoma, Wash.