Paris  Taft
    Paris Taft

    New Haven, Conn.

    High School:
    Hill Regional Career High




    Women's Track and Field Returns to The Armory on Friday

    The Huskies will compete in the two-day Armory Track Invitational set for Jan. 30-31


    Huskies Post Five First-Place Finishes at 2015 Yale Invitational

    The Huskies opened the 2015 indoor season on Saturday in New Haven, Conn.


    UConn Women Head to Princeton for ECAC Championships

    The Huskies Travel to New Jersey In Pursuit of Sixth Outdoor ECAC Crown


    Record Setting Day For UConn At Penn Relays; 4x200m Team Establishes New School Best

    The 4x200m Team Lowered the UConn Record To 1:34.55


    Women's Track & Field Ready for Prestigious Penn Relays

    The Huskies Will Participate in the 120th Running of the Relays

    2014 Outdoor (Sophomore)

    • Ran the 400m at the opening meet at the FSU Relays... ran the third leg of the 4x400m relay team that won first in a time of 3:36.35.
    • Took third in the 400m dash at the UConn Invitational (56.56).
    • Competed in the 400m at the American Athletic Conference Championships, running 55.78 ni the trials.

    2013-14 Indoor (Sophomore)

    • Won the 400m dash at the Yale Invitational in 55.93.

    2012-13 Outdoor (Freshman)

    • Anchored the 4x400 meter relay team that captured third at the ECAC Championships in a time of 3:37.61, which is a new school record.
    • Ran the final leg of the 4x400 meter relay squad that finished fourth at the BIG EAST Championships with a time of 3:38..97.
    • Anchored the 4x400 meter relay team that captured 2nd place at the the Penn Relays (3:38.61).
    • Ran third leg on the 4x400 meter relay team that finished second at the Sea Ray Relays with a time of (3:39.85) in Knoxville, TN.

    2012-13 Indoor (Freshman)

    • Ran the anchor leg of the 4x400 meter relay at the ECAC Championships, which placed fifth at a time of (3:39.71), a new program record.
    • Member of the 4x400 meter relay team that placed ninth at the BIG EAST Championships (3:44.52).
    • Member of the 4x400 meter relay team that won the New England Championships, setting a new championship record (3:42.41).

    High School: Attended Hill Regional Career High in New Haven, CT... Three time captain in cross country and track... All-conference and all-area in cross country... All-conference in indoor and fifth in the nation for the 600m (1:33.96)... Class M State Champion in the 600m and team outdoor champs in 2010... All-State in outdoor and New England champion of the 600m... SCC indoor and outdoor team champions... SCC Scholar Athlete and CIAC Scholar athlete.

    Personal: A communications major... Born on Jan. 19, 1994.