Tayla Tollefson will enter 8th grade at Chase Middle School in Spokane, WA.
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Spokane native Tayla Tollefson began her track & field career in 2015 when she was 11 years old and in the 5th grade as an athlete with the Spokane Youth Sports Association (SYSA) program. During her first season she competed in and won the 100m, 200m and 400m. Selecting to focus on the 100m and 200m at All-City she closed out the season with two more wins. In 2016, when Tayla was 12 years old and in the 6th grade she continued with the SYSA program competing in the 100m and 200m and for the second consecutive year finished the season undefeated.
Tayla’s 2017 track & field season began at Chase Middle School with a third place finish in the 100m and a win in the 200m at the All-City meet. Three weeks later, Tayla became the Inland Northwest Association Champion (age 13-14) in the 100m & 200m. She went on to achieve more success as the Junior Olympic Association Champion (age 13-14) in the 100m & 200m. With her teammates, they accomplished the Title of Junior Olympic Association Champion (age 13-14) for the 4x100m and the 4x400m.
In addition to her love of track & field, Tayla also participates in volleyball, drill team, dance and is a member of the Associated Student Body at Chase Middle School. As a true student-athlete, Tayla is on the Honor Roll and hopes to become a Corporate Law Attorney.
MIDDLE SCHOOL ACADEMIC AWARDS
3.50+ GPA Honor Roll