Knight in the Spotlight
Taylor Maxey
Taylor Maxey
Men's Indoor Track & Field
March 5, 2013
Junior Year (2011-12)
Qualified for the National Indoor Meet in the 60m hurdles...Finished fifth at Nationals with a time of 8.21...Named NAIA All-America, the first in MU's history....Competed in the 4x100, 110m hurldes and high jump during the League meet...Finished in second place in the high jump with a height of 2.01m...Qualified for the UCS National Outdoor Track and Field Championships in the high jump (B) and 110m hurldes (A)....Earned All-Crossroads League honors.
 
Sophomore Year (2010-11) 
Competed on the 4x100 team, 110m hurdles and high jump....Won the league title in the 110m hurldes with a time of 14.98....His time of 14.98 in the 110m hurdles set an MU record...Named All-Crossroad League....Qualified for the National Indoor meet with a time of 8.34 in the 60m  hurdles.
 
Freshman Year (2009-10) 
A member of the 4x100 team...Ran 110 meter hurdles....Particpated in the high jump....Jumped in the long jump....Also ran in the 55 meter hurdles...Member of the 2nd place overall team at the Rose-Hulman Twilight Meet....Posted a time of 15.55 in the 110 meter hurdles in the league championship...Member of the 4X100 third place team in the league championship....Qualified for the finals at nationals.
 
High School
A three-sport athlete who lettered in football, baseball, and track...was a two-time All-Conference pick in football...also named All-Area on two occasions...was a member of two conference championship baseball teams that also won two sectional crowns...was a state qualifier in track in 2008...was a three-time conference champion in track.

Personal
A business management major born September 9, 1990, to parents Jeff and Debbie...has two brothers (Tucker and Tanner).