2011 Women's Cross Country
Kirsten Taylor
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Class: SO
Position: Distance
Hometown: Odessa, Texas
Previous School: Odessa HS

SPC: Participated in cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track and earned one All-America award as a freshman.

2011 Outdoor: Finished eighth in the NJCAA Championship 1500M Run with a season best time of 5:02.60

2011 Indoor: Earned All-America honors running the 400M portion of the distance medley relay, helping the Lady Texans to a second place finish Qualified for the NJCAA Championships with a season best time of 3:11.39 in the 1000M Run Finished 13th overall at the NJCAA Championships in the 1000M Run with a time of 3:14.73.

2010 XC: Competed in eight cross country meets for the Lady Texans in 2010, finishing 43rd at the NJCAA cross country championships and 32nd at the NJCAA half marathon championships.

High School: Graduated in 2010 Participated in cross country and track boasts personal records of 5:23 in the 1,600; 2:17 in the 800; 12:10 in the 2-mile (XC); and 19:09 for 3-miles (XC).

Intended College Major: Nursing

Hobbies: Listening to music and watching movies

Personal: Born March 24, 1992 in El Paso, Texas, Kirsten is the daughter of Danny and Renee Taylor and she has one sibling Chose SPC because of the strong nursing and athletics program Favorite athlete is Tyson Gay.

2011 Women's Cross Country Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
Natoya GouleSOMid-Distance Clarendon, JamaicaManchester HS
Michaela JohnsonFRDistance5-8Carlsbad, New MexicoCarlsbad HS
Darroneshia LottFRMid-Distance5-6Pensacola, FloridaPine Forest HS
Kateland MaddoxFRDistance5-6Amarillo, TexasCanyon HS
Tiffany MatthewsSODistance Milwaukee, WisconsinBradley Trade School
Brittany SheddFRDistance5-0Petersburg, TexasLubbock Christian University
Kirsten TaylorSODistance Odessa, TexasOdessa HS
Chris Beene - Head Coach - 8th season
Mendy Wyatt - Head Athletic Trainer - 1st season
Frank Barker - Assistant Coach
Janee' Lewis - Athletic Trainer
Mercedes Vasquez - Athletic Trainer

Men's Half Marathon NJCAA Champs 2006, 2008, 2009, 2014

Men's Marathon NJCAA Champs 1993, 1994, 1995

Men's Cross Country NJCAA Champs 1991, 1996, 1997

Women's Marathon NJCAA Champs 1996, 2002

Women's Half-Marathon NJCAA Champs 2010

Women's Cross Country NJCAA Champs 2006