Taylor Alarcon
Taylor Alarcon
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Wilmette, Ill.
High School: New Trier
Position: Jumps

2014 Outdoor: Posted a pair of first-place finishes in the triple jump at the Mark Young Invitational and Brown Springtime Open … placed 11th in the triple jump at the Ivy Championships with a leap of 46-05.50 … finished 18th in the triple jump at the IC4A Championships.

2013-14 Indoor: Finished seventh at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships in the triple jump with a distance of 47’ 9.25” … Won the triple jump at the Brown University Invitational with a distance of 47’ 1” … Notched another victory in the triple jump at the Yale Collegiate Invitational with a distance of 46’ 9.5” … Finished the season with three victories and five top-5 finishes.

Before Brown: A four-year letterwinner in track & field at New Trier High School … team captain as a senior … named Most Valuable Athlete, Most Improved Athlete and Most Valuable Field Athlete … three-time All-Conference selection … All-Sectional as a senior … All-State as a senior … finished fifth at IHSA State Track meet … 2013 All-State Scholar … four-year member of the honor roll.

Personal: Born on May 4, 1995 … son of Clarissa Dotson … has two brothers, Jesse and Jeremiah … He is undecided on a concentration.