Purdue finished with 212 all-academic picks in 2015-16
81 Boilermakers earn undergraduate degree
The Boilermakers have PRs across the board at Saturday's meet.
2014: competed in three indoor and one outdoor meet ... competed in the 3000m and 5000m ... took first in the 5000m at the 2014 Fred Wilt Boilermaker Invitational with a time of 18:13.04 ... PR in the 5000 is recorded at 18:04.23.
High School: Four year letterwinner in cross country, track, and swimming; regional qualifier in track all four years; indoor state qualifier as a junior and senior; all-sectional in cross country her final three years of high school; all-county and all-regional as a junior and senior in cross country; all-conference as a senior in cross country; won the Leadership Award in cross country and track as a senior; cross country team won the County Championship in 2009 and 2011; also Sectional and Regional Champs in 2011; swimming team was County Champs all four years and Sectional Champs in 2012; track team won county and sectionals in 2012; graduated with academic honors and was Indiana Coaches of Girls' Sports Association Academic All-State Honorable Mention; earned the Avon Sports Boosters Scholarship.
Personal: Taylor Ann Smith was born Aug. 13, 1993 to parents Troy and Cindy Smith; both parents attended Purdue University; aunt and uncle also went to Purdue; has one sister, Emily; plans to major in health sciences; enjoys reading, baking, fishing, running, and swimming.
|Lifetime||10:32.19 (4/13/13)||18:04.23 (4/20/13)|
|Indoor||10:32.19 (2/16/13)||18:13.04 (2/15/14)|
|Outdoor||10:36.79 (4/13/13)||18:04.23 (4/20/13)|