Taylor Mahlandt
Taylor Mahlandt
Height: 5'2"
Year: 2020
Hometown: Ephrata, Pa.
High School: Ephrata Senior
Major: Political Science

Link to TFFRS.org Career Statistics

Collegiate Career Honors:

  • 2017 NEWMAC Cross Country All-Conference

  • 2018 NEWMAC Track & Field Academic All-Conference 

  • 2018 All-Seven Sisters Second Team 

  • 2x NEWMAC Cross Country Academic All-Conference (2018, 2019)

  • 2017 NEWMAC Cross Country All-Conference (15th place)

  • 2017 All-Seven Sisters First Team (2nd place)

  • 2017 USTFCCCA Cross Country Individual All-Academic Award

  • 2x NEWMAC Track & Field Academic All-Conference (2017, 2018)

Collegiate Personal Records: 

  • Mile (IN) - 5:31.31 : 2018 Lyons Invitational

  • 3000 (IN) - 10:48.47 : 2018 Inaugural Branwen Smith-King Invitational

  • 5000 (IN) - 18:26.05 : 2018 Tufts Cupid Challenge 

  • 1500 (OUT) - 5:06.97 : 2018 Coast Guard Invite

  • 5000 (OUT) - 18:10.28 : 2018 Silfen Invitational

  • 5K (XC) - 19:14.4: 2017 Wellesley Invitational

  • 6K (XC) - 22:21.4: 2017 Purple Valley XC Invite 


Cross Country: Competed in 5 events in her final season...opened the season with a 7th place finish at the Wellesley College invitational (19:57.9)...set a 6k season best at the Bowdoin XC Invitational with a time of 24:02.9...ran a 5k season at the Keene State Invitational with a time of 19:34.6 to help the team to a second place finish...earned NEWMAC Academic All-Conference honors


Cross Country: Competed in 7 events as a junior for the Blue...finished 15th in the Wellesley XC Invitational with a 5k time of 20:34.0...ran a 6k season best to finish 13th in the Seven Sisters Championships (23:57.4)...represented the team at the NCAA DIII New England Region Championships with a time of 24:02.1...earned NEWMAC Academic All-Conference honors


Cross Country: Transfer from Penn State joined the Blue as a sophomore, recording three top-25 finishes including runner-up honors (24:04.2) at the annual Seven Sisters Championship...took 23rd (19:59.7) in her Wellesley debut at the Super XC Shootout at Pineland Farms...earned NEWMAC All-Conference honors and established a 5K PR with a 15th place performance (19:14.4) at the NEWMAC Championships...was Wellesley's top 

Indoor Track & Field: Made four appearances in the indoor season...set three personal records and finished in the top-10 in each event...completed the mile at 5:31.31 at the Lyons Invitational...recorded a time of 10:48.47 with a second place finish in the 3000 at the Inaugural Branwen Smith-King Invitational...clocked in a 18:26.05 time in the 5000 at the Tufts Cupid Challenge.

Outdoor Track & Field: Made six appearances in the outdoor season...recorded two personal bests...two top-two finishes...personal best in 1500 with a time of 5:06.97 at the Coast Guard Academy Invite...personal best in the 5000 at 18:10.28 at the Silfen Invitational.

Before Wellesley: Attended Ephrata High School...graduated in 2016, was a three-sport athlete in Cross Country, Field Hockey, Track & Field...was member of Field Hockey team that won Lancaster Lebanon League Section II Championship...played for Sutter's Brigade Club...competed with Sutter's in finals at National Field Hockey Festival...was a member of the Cross Country team and was Team Captain in 2015...transferred to Wellesley after running club cross country at Penn State University.

Personal: Daughter of Daniel and Angela Mahlandt...born in Ephrata, Pennsylvania...has two sisters, Megan and Charlotte...loves learning languages and can speak Spanish, Chinese, and is learning French.