Crusaders Women's Track & Field BIO
Taylor Gensler
Player Profile:
Taylor Gensler 2914579
Position: Jumps
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Blue Point, N.Y.
High School: Bayport Blue Point

2016-2017:

  • Competed in the long jump, triple jump, 60-meter dash and 100-meter hurdles
  • Recorded season-best height in the Long Jump (5.55m) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invite (4/29) and in the Triple Jump (11.33m) at the Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championships (5/5), which was a third place finish
  • Qualified for the 100m hurdles at the NEICAAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships (5/12) and finished 22nd in the Long Jump (4.91m)

Before Holy Cross:

  • A two-year member of the varsity track and field team at Bayport Blue Point High School, serving as team captain her junior and senior years
  • Team was six-time spring County champion and six-time winter and spring league champions
  • Set school records in the long jump (18’11.25”), 4x100m (49.86) and 4x200m (1:49.27)
  • Held additional personal records of 15.15 in the 100m hurdles, 8.63 in the 55m hurdles, 7.72 in the 55m, 12.85 in the 100m, 27.1 in the 200m, 45.9 in the 300m and 63.05 in the 400m
  • 2015 county champion in the long jump, All-County in spring 4x100m and named to the Academic All-County and Section XI spring states team
  • 2016 winter track All-County champion in 55m hurdles
  • 2015 and 2016 track All-County Academic Honors 
  • Named to the 2016 NYS Section XI winter states team for 55m hurdles and named to the 2016 NYS Section XI spring state team for the long jump
  • Qualified for 2016 New Balance Nationals, finishing on top in the long jump 
  • 2016 Varsity Athletic Academic Achievement award 
  • A member of the National Honor Society

 Personal:

  • Daughter of Thomas and Angela Gensler
  • Has one sister (Julia)
  • Has not yet declared a major

Gensler's Top Performances 

Event Time/Dist. Meet (Date)
60m 8.25 URI Coaches Tribute Invitational (2/4/2017)
100m H 15.15 Stonehill Skyhawk Invite (4/29/2017)
Long jump 5.55m Stonehill Skyhawk Invite (4/29/2017)
Triple jump  11.33m Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championships (5/5/2017)
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