Women's Cross Country


Taylor Bennett
Taylor Bennett

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bourbonnais, Ill.

High School:
Bishop McNamara HS

Height:
5-9

Birthdate:
07/11/1988

AT ILLINOIS

2007 - Sophomore: Did not compete.

2006 - Freshman: Placed 25th overall with a 4K time of 15:20 in her collegiate debut at the Illini Open...Finished fifth for Illinois at the Illini Challenge with a 5K time of 19:13.

HIGH SCHOOL
Two-time cross country All-State honoree...Finished third at the state meet in the 3,200m as a freshman...Placed third in the 800m and fourth in the 1,600m as a sophomore...Two-year All-State honoree in track and field.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Jeffrey and Kimberly Bennett...Born July 11, 1988...Her biggest thrill in sports is coming from behind to beat an opponent...Her dad most influenced her athletic career because he pushed her to do her best...Majoring in speech communications.

Personal Bests:

Cross Country
4K - 15:20.94
5K - 19:13

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