Women's Track and Field Roster

Taylor Thompson

Year Sr.
Event Hurdles
Hometown Millville, Minn.
High School Plainview-Elgin-Millville

Year at Gustavus: Senior
What events are you in?: I run hurdles and Sprints.
Where did you go to high school?: Plainview-Elgin-Millville
Where is your hometown?: Millville, MN
Tell me about your family (siblings, are any of your family members current/previous Gusties?): My brother, Schuyler, is a 2018 Gustavus Alum.
Tell me about your experiences so far at Gustavus: I love Gustavus! Many life-long friendships and fun memories have been made here the past 4 years!
What volunteering or community service have you done in and/or out of college?: I have been a Vacation Bible School volunteer, worked at a food shelf, and at river's Edge Parkinson Exercise Class.
What other extracurricular activities, clubs, or organizations are you a part of?: I am the GATA Event Coordinator, I’m in Pre-PT/OT Club, Pre-Health Club, and I am the Southwest Hall Council VP.
Tell me about any high school athletic and academic achievements or awards that you have earned: I graduated with Honors, High Honor Roll; All-Conference in High Kick and Jazz on my HS Dance Team; Varsity Dance Captain.
Tell me about your college academic and athletic achievements that you have earned . (Captain, All-American, all-conference, academic all-conference, etc, and include year): Academic: Dean's List, Athletic: haha none :')
Why did you choose Gustavus?: I chose Gustavus because of the welcoming atmosphere and people. My brother went here so I spent quite a bit of time here throughout high school going to his games, which initially sparked my interest.
In your opinion what makes the Gustavus cross country/track and field programs different from other colleges?: The Gustavus XC/Track has such a tight knit group of people that support each other no matter the event, age, or athletic ability. This group is constantly uplifting one another.