Taylor Thompkins
Taylor Thompkins
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Canton, Ohio
High School: Canton South
Major: Business Administration
Events: Sprints

2016 Outdoor (Sophomore): Placed second in the 100m dash at the Horizon League Championships with a time of 11.92 seconds just .07 behind teammate Nina Grambling...placed fourth in the 200m dash at the HL meet with a time of 24.96 seconds...ran the second second leg of YSU's Horizon League winning 4x100m relay team...had a best time of 11.91 seconds in the 100m dash at the Northeast Ohio Quad...had a top time in the 200m dash of 25.11 second at the Jesse Owens Classic.

2016 Indoor (Sophomore): Finished third in the 200m dash at the Horizon League Championships with a time of 7.68 seconds...ran a season-best time of 7.62 seconds in the 60m in the prelims...clocked a time of 25.75 seconds in the 200m dash at the league meet.

2015 Outdoor (Freshman): Ran the second leg of the winning 4x100m relay at the Horizon League Championship which ran its season-best time of 46.68...  placed third in the 100m dash with a time of 12.34 at the HL Championship...finished seventh in the 200m dash at the HL Championship meet with a season-best time of 25.51...ran a season-best time in the 100m dash at the Tennessee relays Powered by Sea Ray.

2015 Indoor (Freshman): Placed third in the 60-meter dash at the Horizon League Championship with a personal-best time of 7.76 seconds...had a personal-best in the 200-meter dash at the HL Championships with a time of 20.06 seconds.

High School: Holds the Canton South school records in both the 100m and 200m dashes...four-year state qualifier.

Personal: Parents are Eric and Sherlesley Thompkins... has a brother, Eric Jr...major is Business Administration.