- Taylor Tubbs
- Sebring, Fla.
i: mile, 3k, 5k
5K: 17:07.57 (Mountain Dew Invitational, 9/20/14)
6K: 20:21.00 (South Region Championships, 11/14/14)
2014 XC USTFCCCA All-Region
SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll 2013-14
Ran eighth-fastest 6k in Gator XC history (20:21.00, South Region Championships, 10/14/14)
2014: Led the Gators in scoring in three races, nabbing two top-three finishes and five top-25 finishes…Won first-collegiate race at season-opening Western Carolina Invitational, clocking a 10:51.51 two-mile…Nabbed third at Mountain Dew Invitational, running a personal-best 5k (17:07.57) and helping Gators to team title…Took 21st at competitive Paul Short Run (20:37.00, 6k)…First Gator to cross the finish line at SEC Championships, placing 24th (20:49.68, 6k)…Received USTFCCCA All-Region honors after finishing a UF-best 18th, while running a personal-best and the eighth-fastest 6k in program history (20:21.00).
2013: Made an instant impact her freshman season as a Gator as a top-five scorer for Florida in all six meets she competed in her first year on campus…Scored a season-best second for the Gators at the Disney Cross Country Classic and was part of a 1-5 Gator sweep at Florida’s season-opening competition at the Western Carolina Invitational…Established personal-best marks in the 5k at the Disney XC Classic (17:41.40) and in the 6k at the NCAA South Region Championship (20:59.36), where she scored third for UF.
Prep: Distance runner from Sebring High School in Sebring, Fla. …The 2010-13 All-Highlands Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year all four years at Sebring…The 1,600m 3A state runner-up her senior season in 2013 outdoors…2011, 2012 and 2013 All-Highlands Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year…Finished seventh (18:34.61) at the FHSAA 3A cross country meet her junior season in 2012 with a new PR -- her highest cross country finish at Sebring.