Aila Taylor
Aila Taylor
Height: 5-11
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Houston, Tex.
High School: James E. Taylor
Position: Back/Free
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Career Bests:

50 Free - 25.49
100 Free - 55.48
200 Free - 2:09.91
100 Back - 1:03.64 

2015-16: Earned her first varsity letter as a Spartan during her freshman year...recorded season-best times in the 100 Free (55.48) and in the 100 Back (1:03.64) at the College of Wooster Invitational...also added a season-best time of 25.49 in the 50 Free at the 2016 UAA Swimming and Diving Championships.

Personal: Was a four-year member of the James E. Taylor High School team, serving as a captain for two years...coached by Matt Apple...earned all-state honors in the 200 and 400 Free Relays...recorded career-best times of 24.61 in the 50 Free and 54.60 in the 100 Free...academic all-state in 2014 and 2015...also swam for Power for Life, where she was coached by Sharon Power...born January 8...daughter of Lee and Selina.