Danielle Taylor
Danielle Taylor
Height: 6-1
Year: So.
Hometown: Bend, OR
High School: Summit HS
Events: High Jump
Experience: 1V

2015 -- Had a season-best clearance of 5 feet, 5.25 inches at the 33rd annual Cal Poly ShareSLO Invitational hosted on March 28 (good for second place, helping the Mustangs outscore Pepperdine and CSU Bakersfield) ... also posted second-place jumps at the Big West Double Dual at UC Riverside on March 14 (at 5-3.25) and Fresno State Twilight in Clovis on March 24 (5-5) ... came in third at the Blue-Green Rivalry against UC Santa Barbara at Westmont College on May 2, with another height of 5-5 (contributing to a 108.5-89.5 team victory), before closing her freshman year by replicating her PR at the conference championships by clearing a seventh-place 5-5.25.

Prep -- As a senior coached by David Turnbull at Summit High School in Bend, finished ranked No. 6 throughout all of Oregon in the high jump for the season, with a PR of 5 feet, 5 inches; took fourth place at the state championships ... also played volleyball and basketball for the Storm, earning back-to-back All-Intermountain League First Team honors in the former ... was a scholar-athlete and belonged to the school's student council.

Personal -- Born on Feb. 19, 1996 in Mountain View ... daughter of Bill and Diane ... majors in civil engineering, and previously interned at PV Trackers, a renewable energy tech company.