Taylor Njaka
Taylor Njaka
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr.
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Bellarmine College Preparatory
Position: Sprints
Major: Biology

2014: (Outdoor): at the Westmont Collegiate Classic (3/29), Njaka won the 100m dash in 11.19, was a member of the winning 4x100m relay that finished in 41.98, and finished fourth in the 200m dash in 23.03 … (Indoor): concluded indoor season at the New England Division III Championships (2/22) earning 12th place in the 60m dash with a time of 7.16, and 10th place in the 200m dash in 23.13 … recorded a season best 200m time of 22.81 to finish 85th at the David Hemery Invitational (2/8) … finished second in both the 60m dash with a freshman record time of 7.15, and the 200m dash in 23.40 at the Art Farnham Invitational (1/25).

Off the Track: Majoring in biology.

High School: A 2013 gradute of Bellarmine College Preparatory … Excellence Award … also played on the football team … Outstanding Participant in the National Merit Scholarship program … Modesto Regional Vex Tournament … Jazz and Symphonic Band … Big Brother program … was part of the 4x100 relay that broke every school record and was inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame … President’s Award for Academic Excellence.