Taylor Long
Taylor Long
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Flowery Branch, Ga.
High School: West Hall

West Hall High School: Ran for Coach Shannon Reed ... Earned four letters in track and four letters in cross country running for the Spartans ... Placed 33rd at the AAA State Cross Country Championship meet with a time of 22:06 as West Hall finished ninth in the team standings ... Tallied a personal best time in the 3200m is 11:45.92 and 5:40.05 in the 1600m ... Named WHHS's 2011 Fall Athlete of the Year ... Led team to 2011 Region Championship and fourth-place finish at the AAA State XC Meet.

Hobbies: Running and cooking

Favorite Professional Athlete: Misty May Traenor

Favorite Professional Team: Indianapolis Colts

Biggest Sports Thrill: High school cross country team finishing fourth in 2011 State Meet

Something You Do Not Know About Me: I am a diver

Favorite Food: Peanut butter and bananas

Favorite Quote: Never let your fear decide your fate. - Unknown

Favorite TV Show: That 70's Show

Why I Chose UNG: I love the mountains