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Taylor Starkey - Track & Field - Kansas Jayhawks

Taylor Starkey

Position Pole Vault
Hometown Queen Creek, Ariz.
High School Casteel
Class Fr./Fr.


Was a seven-time letter winner at Casteel high school in Queen Creek, Arizona … Competed in track & field, sand volleyball and volleyball … Owns the Arizona high school record in the pole vault, clearing 13-6 ft at the Desert Classic … Was the Arizona State Champion in the pole vault in 2019 and a two-time runner-up … Cleared 13-6 ft. at the North American Pole Vault Championships in 2019, winning the event … Named a Republic’s 2019 All-Girls Track & Field first team selection.


Daughter of Dean and Jill Starkey … Has two siblings, Garrett and Tyra … Parents were both athletes for Team USA … Plans to major in community health.