2017-18 Women's Track & Field
Lindsey Arndt Mid-Distance
Carly Bartholomew Sprints
Allison Baylor Sprints
Nicole Berneche Distance
Nellie Bonham Throws
Sarah Caesar Distance
Emma Chelsvig Distance
Krystal Dickens Hurdles/Sprints
Maria Greer Throws
Kim Heiny Distance
Jordan Houlihan Sprints
Taylor Justison Mid-Distance
Hayley Krulik Throws
Shannon Lahey Sprints/Jumps
Celia McGhiey Mid-Distance
Lauren Mikolajczak Throws
Kate Mitchell Mid-Distance
Anne Mou Jumps
Kathleen Neal Distance
Abby Parnell Sprints
Olivia Recker Distance
Carli Sowonik Pole Vault
Aaliyah Strickland Sprints
Janelle Wigal Mid-Distance
Full Roster
Taylor Justison

Taylor Justison

Events Mid-Distance
Yr. So.
Hometown Chatham, Ill.
High School (Prev. School) Glenwood

2019 (Track & Field): Recorded a personal record and team-leading mile-time at Purdue’s Fred Wilt Open on Feb. 2, finishing fifth with a time of 5:27.05. Also led the team in the 800-meter dash, hitting a new personal best in the event at the GVSU Tune-Up on Feb. 15 with a time of 2:24.53. Ran the third leg of Valpo’s season-best 4x400-meter relay in the MVC Indoor Championships, as well as the first leg of the distance medley relay.

2018 (Cross Country): Featured in each meet for Valparaiso during her junior campaign…Placed third on the team and had her season-best 5K performance at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships, where she crossed the finish line at 20:10.4…Placed fourth in the five other races she competed in, including her top 6K time of 25:33.4 at the Bradley Pink Classic.

2018 (Track): On Jan. 20 at the Fort Wayne Duals recorded a time of 5:56.57 in the indoor 1 mile run… A part of the team’s best time in the indoor 4x400 meter relay with a time of 4:32.82… Recorded a time of 2:29.99 in the indoor 800 meter run at the Grand Valley State Tune up, which earned her a spot as the team’s second-best time… A part of the team’s fastest 4x4m relay with a time of 4:23.36 in the MVC Outdoor Track & Field Championships… Recorded the team’s second best in the outdoor 800m run with a time of 2:31.09 and in the 1500m run with a time of 5:06.59.

2017 (Cross Country): Competed in four meets for Valpo in her sophomore campaign ... Had her best mark in the 6K at the Bradley Classic (27:41.00) ... Tallied her best time in a 5K event at the Crusader Open (22:46.50).

2017 (Track):  Had her top indoor 800m run of the season on Jan. 13, finishing in 2:34.12 ... Finished the 1 mile run in 5:54.56 on Jan. 21, her best indoor time of the season in that event ... Competed in the outdoor 800m run on April 1 and finished in 2:33.55.

2016 (Cross Country): Participated in three meets as a freshman ... earned a mark of 30:33.5 at the Horizon League Championships.

Prep: Three-year letter winner for the Titans…all-conference performer in 2016 and 2015…earned four letters in cross country…helped team to 2015 sectional championship ... team went on to finish in fifth place at state ... Titans won conference, sectional and regional championships in 2014 before finishing sixth at state ... two letters in basketball and one in softball ... academic all-state and all-conference ... member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Kathy and Mark Justison ... double major in psych/humanities and pre-med.