Prior to Geneseo: Transferred from Monmouth University where she ran for head coach Joseph Compagni ... ran for Massapequa High School under head coach Michael Lisa … cross country captain 2016 … indoor and outdoor track and field captain 2017 … Section VIII Cross Country Sportsmanship award recipient in 2015 … member of the Section VIII outdoor track divisional champion team in 2015 and 2016 … named all-county in track and field in 2015 and 2016 … named all-county in indoor track in 2016 … named all-county cross country in 2015 and 2016 … earned cross country all-conference honors in 2014-2016 … named All-Long Island in 2016 … Section VIII Cross Country Champion in 2015 … earned the 2012 Cross Country Scholar Team Award … member of National Spanish Honor Society … earned high-honor roll honors ... member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Taylor Paige Rettig was born in Plainview, N.Y. … raised in Massapequa, N.Y. … parents are Laura and Gary Rettig … has one sibling, Gary … cousin, Robbie Chiocco, played lacrosse for LIU Post ... studying early childhood/childhood education with a minor in human development … enjoys listening to music, reading, playing with her dog, and watching TV … favorite athletic-related moment was running her personal record and winning her sectional cross country meet senior year … started running cross country in seventh grade because her parents suggested it to her. At first she didn’t like running but now she loves running and competing … favorite professional athletes are Emma Coburn and Brenda Martinez … names her high school coach, Michael Lisa has having the most influence on her running career because he spent so much time with the team, would create workouts with a purpose, and was always their to offer guidance in all of the high and low moments she had.
|Oct 28, 2017||2017 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships||6K||23:36.2||11|
|Oct 14, 2017||Yellowjacket XC Invitational||6K||24:09.4||19|
|Sep 30, 2017||Geneseo 37th Mike Woods Invitational||6K||23:35.5||34|
|Sep 23, 2017||Purple Valley XC Invite||6K||24:41.5||83|
|Sep 1, 2017||Brockport Early Season Short Course||4K||15:24.7||9|