2013 Cross Country Competed in three events as a sophomore ... Finished 41st in 13:43 in the season-opening, two-mile Tulsa Duals ... Also ran 5Ks at the Cowboy Jamboree (22:27.75, 76th) and the Missouri Valley Conference Championships (21:35.60, 77th).
2012 Cross Country Competed in five events for the Bears ... Raced to a 54th-place finish at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships 5K (20:17.00) ... Posted MSU's fifth-best time at the Chile Pepper Festival 6K (24:46.50) ... Two weeks earlier, crossed the 5K finish line at the Cowboy Jamboree in 68th place (20:32.32) ... Notched a personal-best 5K time on her home course at the Richard Clark Invitational in mid-September (19:53.00, 23rd) ... Earned a 22nd-place finish (12:25.00) in the 2-mile at the Hurricane Cross Country Festival.
Background Competed in two-mile, one-mile and 5K events for Hargrave High School in Houston, Texas ... Lettered all four years in cross country and track ... As a junior, helped the Falcons to a third-place finish in cross country state competition ... Won three-straight district championships in cross country ... Was a regional champion as a junior and a senior ... Finished second in regionals as a sophomore ... Picked up three-straight cross country MVP honors and two-straight track MVP accolades ... Boosted Hargrave to back-to-back cross country and track district titles in 2010 and 2011 ... Won a cross country regional championship as a junior ... Holds her high school's records in the track 3,200-meter (11:16) and cross country two-mile run (11:18).
Personal Taeler Hayden Marshall was born Aug. 2, 1994 in Houston Texas ... Daughter of Ed and Mary Jane Marshall ... Has a brother, Garret ... Graduated in the top 10 percent of her class and was a National Honors Society member ... Majoring in public relations.