AS A SENIOR (2012)
Indoor: All-Conference USA Second Team performer ... part of the DMR team that placed second at the C-USA Championship and set a new UAB school record with a time of 11:37.00 ... raced to a personal-best time of 2:15.68 in the 800 meters at the Meyo Invite ... placed fifth in the mile run with a career-best time of 4:57.12 at the C-USA Championship. Outdoor: Set a new personal-best in the 800 meters with a time of 2:09.47 at the Long Beach Invite ... part of the distance medley relay team that placed first with a time of 11:36.98 at the Alabama Relays - the second-fastest time on UAB's all-time list ... crossed the line in a PR time of 4:29.33 in the 1,500 meters to place sixth at the C-USA Championship.
AS A JUNIOR (2011)
Indoor: Crossed the line at 1:23.79 in the 500m and finished the 800m with a time of 2:26.74 at the Tiger Paw Invitational. Outdoor: Ran a season-best 800m 2:16.02 at the Vanderbilt Invitational ... part of the 4x800-meter relay team that took first (9:09.69) at the Alabama Relays ... finished in the top 10 in the 1,500m (4:53.34) at the Twilight Invitational.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010)
Indoor: Set a UAB school record in the 1,000m at the Tiger Paw Invitational with a time of 2:59.68 ... ran a personal-record 2:17.15 in the 800m at the Meyo Invitational ... placed sixth in the 800m at the Niswonger Invitational (2:19.13). Outdoor: Ran a personal-best 800m at the C-USA Championships with a time of 2:13.28 ... clocked a personal-record 4:49.42 in the 1,500m at the Alabama Relays.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009)
Indoor: Ran to a 13th-place finish in the 800m at the Niswonger Invitational (2:23.63) ... recorded a time of 3:02.92 in the 1,000m and a time of 5:12.01 in the mile run at the Meyo Invitational ... posted a third-place finish in the mile run at the Tiger Twilight with a time of 5:16.26. Outdoor: Ran to a personal-best 5:05.35 in the 1,500m run at the Southern Invitational ... recorded a season best in the 800m with a time of 2:25.27 at the Alabama Relays.
Ran both cross country and track at Prospect High School in Prospect, Ill. ... named to the all-conference cross country team in 2005 and 2006 ... high school cross country squad won the 2006 and 2007 division championship ... high school track team won the division championships from 2005-08 ... was a four-time state qualifier in 4x800m relay, placing second in 2008 ... in 2008 was a state qualifier in 800 and 1,600m ... holds the school record in the distance medley relay, 800m run and 4x800m relay ... holds high school indoor records in 800m, 1,600m and 4x800m relay ... was a conference All-Academic senior.
Full name is Lucy Eloise Taylor ... born Dec. 20, 1989 ... daughter of Alison and Paul Taylor ... majoring in business.