Facebook.com Twitter.com YouTube.com



Tayler Rigsby
  Tayler Rigsby

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tulsa, Okla.

High School:
Metro Christian Academy

Height:
5-6

Event:
Middle Distance

Experience:
12L


Personal Bests
Cross Country: 5K: 18:03, 6K: 22:11
Indoor: 600-yard: 1:27.41, 800m: 2:10.11
Outdoor: 800m: 2:08.07, 1,500m: 4:41.20

Tulsa: A 12-time letterwinner . . . a three-time All-Conference USA First Team selection . . . won the C-USA outdoor 800m title as a senior . . . part of two distance medley relay teams that captured indoor conference titles during her sophomore and senior seasons . . . holds three school records.

2009-10: (Cross Country) Competed in three events . . . placed 20th in the two-mile course at the Hurricane Festival with a time of 11:58 . . . finished 30th at the Missouri State Classic with a time of 19:28 in the 5K race . . . posted a season-best time of 19:07 in the 5K at the Cowboy Jamboree . . . (Indoor) Ran in five meets . . . part of the distance medley relay team that won the Conference USA title with a new meet record time of 11:37.32, earning first-team all-C-USA honors . . . claimed the bronze medal in the 800m at the conference championship meet with a time of 2:11.54 . . . ran a personal-best time of 2:10.11 in the 800m at the Tyson Invitational . . . (Outdoor) Competed in seven meets . . . won her first C-USA individual title in the 800m with a time of 2:08.50 at the conference championship meet . . . qualified for the NCAA West Region Preliminary Meet in the 800m, finishing sixth in Heat 6 with a time of 2:09.70 . . . turned in a personal-best time of 2:08.07 in the 800m at the Arkansas Twilight . . . part of the sprint medley relay team that set a new school record time of 3:47.44 at the Drake Relays . . . also a member of the distance medley relay team that set a new school record with a time of 11:20.49 at the Drake Relays . . . a C-USA All-Academic and TU Athletic Director's honor roll honoree.

2008-09: (Cross Country) Competed in four events . . . set a personal-best mark of 18:03 in the 5K course at the Notre Dame Invitational . . . was Tulsa's seventh finisher at the C-USA Championships with a time of 19:03 . . . finished in 16th place at the Southern Stampede in 18:06 . . . (Indoor) Ran in six competitions . . . finished sixth in the 800m at the conference meet in 2:12.88 . . . posted a personal record time of 2:11.00 in the 800m at the Tyson Invitational . . . ran the 1,000m in 2:57.51 at the J.D. Martin Invitational . . . (Outdoor) Competed in four meets . . . placed seventh in the 800m at the C-USA Championships . . . ran a season-best time of 2:10.86 in the 800m preliminaries at the conference meet . . . ran the 1,500m in 4:44.77 at the UTA Bobby Lane Invitational . . . a TU Athletic Director's honor roll and C-USA All-Academic selection.

2007-08: (Cross Country) Participated in four meets . . . set a personal-record in the 6K at the NCAA Midwest Regional with a time of 22:11 . . . finished 29th at the C-USA Championships with a time of 19:36 in the 5K race . . . set a personal-record time of 18:05 in the 5K for an 11th-place finish at the Southern Stampede . . . placed 10th with a time of 11:48 in the two-mile course at the Hurricane Festival . . . (Indoor) Ran in four events . . . part of the distance medley relay team that set a new school record with a time of 11:28.21 at the Tyson Invitational . . . member of the distance medley relay team that won the Conference USA Championship in 11:43.29 . . . finished eighth in the mile-run at the conference meet clocking a time of 5:01.69 . . . ran a team-best time of 2:52.44 in 1,000m at the J.D. Martin Invitational . . . (Outdoor) Competed in five events . . . set a new personal record and qualified for the NCAA Midwest Regionals in the 800m with a time of 2:08.23 at the John McDonnell Invitational . . . finished eighth in the 800m with a time of 2:27.14 in the finals at the C-USA Championships . . . ran a personal-best and team-best time of 4:34.57 in the 1,500m at the Drake Relays.

2006-07: (Cross Country) Competed in five meets . . . ran a personal-best time of 23:40 at the NCAA Midwest Regional in the 6K . . . finished 34th at the C-USA Championships with a time of 19:40, setting a personal-best in the 5K . . . posted a time of 23:42 at Pre-Nationals . . . ran a time of 19:49 at the Cowboy Jamboreee . . . (Indoor) Participated in five meets . . . ran a personal-best of 2:13.18 in the 800m at the ISU Classic . . . posted a career-best in the 600-yard run at the Missouri Southern Invitational with a time of 1:27.41 . . . (Outdoor) Competed in seven meets . . . had Tulsa's second-best time in the 800m with a time of 2:11.96 at the C-USA Championships . . . was a member of the distance medley relay team that shattered the school-record with a time of 11:30.46 at the Drake Relays . . . posted a time of 4:41.20 in 1,500m at the Arkansas Invitational.

High School: A four-year letterwinner in track and field and earned three letters in cross country at Metro Christian Academy . . . was a three-time state champion in cross country . . . was the state champion in the 800m, 1600m and the 3200m her senior year . . . was state champion in the 1600m and went undefeated in her junior year . . . was the state champion in the 1600m and the 3200m during her sophomore campaign . . . was also on the state championship 4x800m relay team . . . her team was the Academic State Champions in track and field her sophomore year and in cross country her junior year . . . personal bests included 57.0 in the 400m and a 2:14 in the 800m . . . also lettered in basketball her freshman year.

Personal: Majoring in geosciences . . . enjoys fishing and camping . . . the daughter of Kevin Rigsby and Leanna Wyatt.