Taylor Driggers
Taylor Driggers
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lisbon, Conn.
High School: Norwich Free Academy
Event: Jumps

2016-17 AWARDS

USTFCCCA All-Region

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP FINISH

Outdoor: 4x100M Relay (47.998 seconds)

2016-17 SEASON BESTS (INDOOR)

55m Dash: 7.57 (2/11/17, LEC/NE Alliance Indoor Championship)

60m Dash: 8.16 (1/28/17, Tufts University Stampede Invitational)

200m Dash: 27.34 (2/4/17, URI Coaches Tribute Indoor Track Meet)

Long Jump: 18-00.25 (1/14/17, Tufts University Invitational)

Triple Jump: 36-07.50 (1/20/17, Wheaton College Invitational)

2017 SEASON BESTS (OUTDOOR)

100m Dash: 13.15 (4/2/17, Tufts University Snowflake Classic)

200m Dash: 26.16 (4/29/17, LEC/NE Alliance Championship)

Long Jump: 17-11.75 (5/12/17, NEICAAA Championship)

Triple Jump: 37-01.00 (5/6/17, NCAA NE Regional Championship)

2015-16 Had a breakout year for the Beacons in her first season on the harbor campus … Named the 2016 Little East Conference Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year … Won the gold medal in the outdoor triple jump (37-02.50), and the 4x100 meter relay (48.14) … Posted her best overall distance in the long jump at the Fitchburg State University Eric Loeschner Invitational on April 16 with a distance of 18-00.25 feet … Recorded her top indoor distance in the long jump on December 12 at the Jay Carieslla Invite with a distance of 16-11.50 feet … Earned her best jump in the triple jump on April 30 at the conference championship meet with a distance of 37-02.50 feet … Posted a leap of 37-01.25 feet at the Plymouth State University Panther Invitational on January 16 … Was named the Little East Conference Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week on April 25.

2014-15 (at Eastern Connecticut State University) Attended Eastern Connecticut State University for a year before coming to UMass Boston; at ECSU she broke the school’s long jump record, broke and placed 1st the LEC long jump record, all while claiming LEC Rookie Athlete of the year …

PERSONAL/ HIGH SCHOOL In 2014 she graduated from The Norwich Free Academy where she was a member of the track and field team … During the 2013 season she placed 1st at the ECC in multiple events including long jump, 4x200, and the sprint medley … The next year she went back to the ECCs to claim first place in the long jump, triple jump and 4x100 relay …  Born June 24, 1996 to Rongina McClelland and Andrew Driggers … She has three siblings, Sage Ritchotte, Jake McClelland and Brooke McClelland … She is currently majoring in Exercise Health Sciences. 

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