Bears open indoor season with successful meet in College Station, Texas.
Freshmen continue impressive outdoor season during season's final home meet.
Freshmen highlight season's first home meet Saturday at Clyde Hart Track & Field Stadium.
Bears close season-opening outdoor meet in Fort Worth Friday.
Bears bolstered by bevy of personal bests in second trip to College Station.
2016: Took part in 400-meter hurdles at four outdoor meets with season-best time (1:03.87) and finish (10th) at Baylor Invitational...Placed 14th in event prelims at Big 12 Championship with time of 1:06.83...Was 11th at TCU Invitational in 1:07.51...Placed 22nd at Michael Johnson Invitational with time of 1:06.00...Had two meets indoor season...Ran 1:00.96 in 400 meters at Charlie Thomas Invitational to be 40th...Was disqualified for too many steps on line at Texas A&M 11-Team Invitational...Named to spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2015: Raced in five outdoor meets in 400-meter hurdles...Notched personal-best mark of 1:03.36 at Michael Johnson Classic to be 18th...Was 11th in qualifying at Big 12 Championships in 1:09.23...Competed in pair of indoor meets in open 400 meters and on 4x400-meter relay...Tallied personal-best 400-meter mark of 1:00.11 at Texas A&M Invitational.
2014: Raced in three outdoor meets in the 400-meter hurdles...Produced season-best time of 1:07.18 at Texas Invitational to be 12th...Raced on 4x400-meter 'C' relay at Michael Johnson Classic in lone relay opportunity...Did not compete in any indoor meets...Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: Three-sport star (basketball, cross country and track) at Dawson High School...Ran hurdles and 400 meters for head coach Jerry Killen on four district champion track and field teams (2010-13)...Competed in cross country in 2011-12 for head coach Melissa Ward's second-place district squad...Was shooting guard for district champion basketball team under head coach Isabel Gomez.
Personal: Full name is Taylor Jenae Houston...Born April 25, 1995 in Houston, Texas...Daughter of Terrence and Crystal Houston...Majoring in biochemistry.