Taylor Thompkins
Taylor Thompkins
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Canton, Ohio
High School: Canton South
Major: Marketing Management
Events: Sprints

2018 Indoor (Senior): Placed first in the 4x100m relay as the first leg and a time of 45.98...took third in the 200m dash with 24.35 seconds...finished third in the 100m dash with a time of 11.81 at the Horizon League Championships.

2018 Indoor (Senior): Finished fourth in the 60m dash with a time of 7.64 seconds...placed fifth in the 200m dash with a time of 25.24 seconds at the Horizon League Championships.

2017 Outdoor (Junior): Placed second in the 100-meter dash posting a season-best time of 11.88 seconds at the Horizon League Championships...finished eighth in the 200 meter dash posting a season-best time of 27.19 seconds...ran the first leg on the 4x100 meter relay squad.

2017 Indoor (Junior): Placed first in the 60-meter dash posting a season-best time of 7.62 seconds in the finals...was fourth in the 200m with a time of 25.14 seconds.

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...major is Business Administration...is the 2017-18 recipient of the Louise Fiess Wolf Memorial Scholarship.