Taylor Yanke

Year:  Senior

Hometown: Oak Lawn, Illinois

High School: Harold L. Richards High School

Previous School: Eastern Illinois University

Event: Throws



•  CCAC Scholar-Athlete   2018

Taylor is a third-year thrower …..
2018:  participated in the long jump and shot put in the indoor season ….. threw the discus and javelin in the outdoor season
2017: participated in the long jump, shot put, and pentathlon in the indoor season ….. threw the discus and javelin in the outdoor season …. finished in fifth place in the pentathlon at the CCAC Indoor Championships ….. placed eighth in the javelin at the CCAC outdoor meet
Career: ranks fourth in the pentathlon, fifth in the 60 meter hurdles, ninth in the high jump, and tenth in the long jump in Trinity’s indoor records ….. is eighth in the outdoor records in the discus and javelin
High School: participated in track and field

Personal: physical education major ….. parents are Kirt and Kathy Yanke ….. has a sister (Hayley) ….. was involved in volleyball and cheerleading and was a twirler in high school ….. is a member of the Education Club on campus ….. has been a park district sports camp director ….. coaches girls and boys volleyball ….. was named to the Athletics Department High Honor Roll