High School: Graduated in 2012 … Ran a personal best of 11 minutes, 45 seconds in the 2-mile run … Earned ‘Coaches' award following sophomore season and was named MVP of the team her senior year … In addition to cross country and track, Taya also participated in the school choir.
Intended College Major: Occupational Therapy
Hobbies: Running, drawing, and hanging out with friends.
Personal: Born May 15, 1994 in Lubbock, Texas, Taya is the daughter of Karen Thetford and she has two brothers, Dustin and Justin
|Michaela Johnson||SO||Carlsbad, N.M.||Carlsbad HS|
|Maddie Kauffman||FR||Lubbock, Texas||Coronado HS|
|Brittany Letts||FR||Hazel Crest, Ill.||Hillcrest HS|
|Darroneshia Lott||SO||Pensacola, Fla.||Pine Forrest HS|
|Ekaterina Miroshnikova||FR||Essentuki, Russia||Barton County CC|
|Desreen Montague||FR||St. Catherine, Jamaica||Edwin Allen HS|
|Melina Morantes||FR||Hereford, Texas||Hereford HS|
|Sarah Peterson||FR||Carlsbad, N.M.||Carlsbad HS|
|Taya Thetford||FR||Lubbock, Texas||Monterrey HS|