Tayla Carter
Tayla  Carter

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Marietta, Ga.

High School:
Walton

Height:
5-1

Event:
Sprints


02/26/2015

Catamounts Ready to Defend SoCon Indoor Titles

WCU competes in Birmingham Friday and Saturday

02/14/2015

Women Take Home Samford Invitational Crown

Two Western Carolina records fall at meet

02/10/2015

Western Carolina Track and Field Records

02/09/2015

Carter and Bryan Named Southern Conference Athletes of the Month

Carter and Bryan are the first teammates to sweep the SoCon Athlete of the Month Awards

02/05/2015

Track & Field Sweeps SoCon Weekly Awards

Freshman Henry Kiedy, junior Jared Johnson, junior Tayla Carter and sophomore Chenell Bryan all earned honors

High School: Highly decorated athlete coached by Travis Gower where team was two-time region runner-ups and won the 5A Georgia State Championships ... Holds school records in the 100m (11.62), 200m (23.97), 4x200-meter relay and the 4x400-meter relay ... Named Rookie of the Year and Overall Sprinter of the Year at Walton ... Second place in the 100m in the state championship as a junior ... As a senior, named team MVP while also earning the Atlanta Track Club's Woman of the Year award ... Placed first in the state in the 100m ... Also ran in the IAAF Championships in Barcelona, Spain where she earned a tenth place finish in the 100m dash.

Personal: Daughter of Deleno Carter and Danalee Williams ... Enjoys volunteering in the children's ministry of her home churchin Georgia and helping others.

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