Women's Cross Country, Track & Field


Kymbriona Taylor
Kymbriona Taylor

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Bolingbrook HS

Height:
5-4

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
04/07/1994

I/O Eligibility:
SO/SO

07/09/2014

45 Illini Recognized as Big Ten Distinguished Scholars

Student-Athletes Honored for Earning GPAs of 3.7 or Higher, Including Seven 4.0 GPAs at Illinois

05/28/2014

Illini Earn 64 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Selections

Athletes from Eight Spring Sports Honored for Excellence in the Classroom

02/22/2013

Richartz Wins Big Ten Pole Vault Title on Day 1

Two Illini set school records on Friday

01/15/2013

Illini Open

Photos from the Illini Open on Jan. 12, 2013

AT ILLINOIS

2014 Track and Field
Outdoor: Competed in the 100m and 200m at the Big Ten Championships ... Placed fourth in the 200m at the Illinois Twilight with a personal-best time of 24.48 ... Clocked a personal-best 100m time of 11.86 to place second at the ASU Invitational ... Placed third in the 100m at both the Illinois Twilight and Billy Hayes Invitational ... Academic All-Big Ten ... USTFCCCA All-Academic.

Indoor: Member of the distance medley relay team that placed third at the Big Ten Championships with the fifth-fastest time in school history (11:29.51) ... Member of the 4x400m relay team that placed seventh at the Big Ten Championships ... Also competed in the 60m and 200m at the Big Ten Championships ... Won the 60m at both the Illini Classic and Orange & Blue Open ... Placed third in the 200m at the Illini Open.

2013 Track and Field
Indoor: Competed in the 60m at the Big Ten Championships ... Recorded two top-five finishes in the 60m, placing fourth at the Illini Open and fifth at the Illini Classic ... Placed fourth in the 200m at the Illini Open.

High School
Was part of 4x100m relay outdoor champions and 4x200 relay indoor champions ... Earned All-Conference honors ... Received first honors.

Personal
Daughter of Kimrossi and Adrienne Taylor ... Born April 7, 1994 ... Brother Diamond Taylor plays basketball at Southern Illinois University ... Majoring in forensic science.

Taylor's Personal Bests
Outdoor
100m: 11.86 - Arizona State Invitational (3/29/14)
200m: 24.48 - Illinois Twilight (4/12/14)

Indoor
60m: 7.60 - Orange & Blue Open (2/22/14)
200m: 24.69 - Big Ten Championships (2/28/14)

Updated July 2014

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