Taylor Drolshagen
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    Taylor Drolshagen

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Muskego, Wis.

    High School:
    Muskego

    Height:
    5-1

    Event:
    1500m | 5000m

    07/09/2014

    Over 40 Falcons Earn MW Academic Honors

    The track and field team accounted for 41 of Air Force's 69 academic all-conference selections.

    06/21/2013

    Program-Record 43 Named to Academic All-MW List

    A total of 30 men and 13 women comprised 43 of the Academy's 65 academic all-conference selections.

    01/12/2013

    Falcons Conclude Action at All-Comers Meet

    Joey Uhle won the pole vault with the seventh-best clearance in Academy history.

    JUNIOR YEAR | 2013-14: Earned all-conference honors as a member of the distance medley relay team that finished third at the Mountain West Indoor Championships...led off the DMR that clocked the fourth-fastest time in Academy history (11:53.09, adjusted for altitude) at that meet...competed in four different distances during the indoor season...tallied career-best marks in the 1000-meter run (3:04.36 at the Holiday Inn Invitational), mile run (5:09.49a at the Air Force Invitational) and 3000-meter run (10:05.51a at the MW Championships)...the 3000-meter time was the second-fastest time on the team...set a season-best 800-meter time of 2:26.21a at the Air Force Team Challenge...competed in the 1500-meter run during five outdoor meets...recorded a career-best time of 4:33.65 at the Mt. SAC Relays...that was the second-fastest time on the team in 2014...won that race at the Jack Christiansen Invitational (4:41.96a)...also competed in the 800-meter run at that meet, finishing sixth in 2:25.12a...academic all-conference selection.

    SOPHOMORE YEAR | 2012-13: Competed in the 1500-meter run during four outdoor meets, including the Mountain West Outdoor Championships...clocked a career-best time of 4:36.93 at the Mt. SAC Relays...earned "Standout" distinction from the team following that meet...won the 800-meter run at the Air Force Twilight Open (2:22.30, adjusted for altitude)...also ran on the distance medley relay team that won the Air Force Relays in a time of 12:47.22...competed in the mile twice during the indoor season...clocked a season-best time of 5:22.08a to place fourth at the Air Force Team Challenge...also ran the 800-meter once indoors, finishing fifth at the Air Force All-Comers Meet with a time of place 2:31.40a...academic all-conference selection.

    FRESHMAN YEAR | 2011-12: Ran a leg of the 4x800-meter relay that clocked the second-fastest time in Academy history (9:13.04) at the Drake Relays...also ran the distance medley relay that finished second (12:59.78) at the Air Force Relays...competed in the 1500-meter run during three meets...clocked a career-best time of 4:44.12 at the Beach Invitational...competed in the 800-meter run twice during the indoor season...posted a collegiate-best time of 2:21.95 (adjusted for altitude) during a third-place finish at the Air Force Team Challenge...ran the mile twice, picking up a personal-best time of 5:13.99a at the New Mexico Classic...competed on the two-mile relay that placed second (12:42.66) at the Air Force Blue-Silver Open and on the distance medley relay that finished sixth (12:42.66) at the New Mexico Classic.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Muskego High School...competed at state championship meets during seven of eight seasons...earned all-conference honors every season...academic all-state selection...led the women's cross country team to its first appearance at the state championship meets in school history...National Merit Scholarship finalist.

    PERSONAL: Full name is Taylor Marie Drolshagen...daughter of TJ and Sheri Drolshagen...has a twin sister, Niki, who is a senior runner at the University of Loyola in Chicago...majoring in biology...future plans include becoming a pilot...serving as Flight Commander during the 2014-15 academic year...also held that position during Basic Cadet Training in the summer of 2014...named to the Superintendent's List for excellence in military, academic and athletic performance...member of the National Biological Honor Society (Beta Beta Beta)...hobbies include skiing, hiking and art...uncle, SMsgt Randall La Bodda, is a C-130 Hercules loadmaster...worked BCT, traveled to Punta Cana and took Powered Flight over the summer...member of Cadet Squadron 28.

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