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CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2013
Taylor Cudequest finished ninth in the decathlon at the Big West Championships (May 3-4) ... scored a career-best 6,183 points ... finished as high as fourth in the shot put and was also fifth in 100 meters and javelin during the multi's. INDOOR SEASON: Finished 13th in the heptathlon at the MPSF Championships (Feb. 22-23) after scoring an indoor season-best 4,380 points ... placed as high as sixth in the 1,000 meter run during the championships.
PASCACK HIGH SCHOOL
Cudequest competed in both track & field and soccer at Pascack High School in Montvale, NJ ... was a long jumper and decathlete for the Cowboys and coach Jeff Clark ... also competed in the pentathon during the indoor season ... earned first team and all-conty honors in the pentathlon ... holds school records in the long jump, triple jump, 1,000 meters and pentathlon ... claimed All-America honors in the decathlon in 2012 while breaking the state high school record ... also lettered as a midfielder for the Cowboys soccer team ... graduated in 2012 with a 3.23 grade point average ... had perfect attendance all four years and earned honor roll accolades as a junior and senior.
Born January 26, 1994 in Hillsdale, NJ ... parents are Theresa and Robert Cudequest ... has one older brother, Brandon and two younger sisters, Amanda and Anya ... favorites include Olympic decathlete Ashton Eaton, actors Will Smith and Scarlett Johansen, the TV shows "Family Guy" and "The Office" and the movie "Nightmare Before Christmas" and pasta ... says his top sports moment was "getting All-American at nationals" ... major is Education.
OUTDOOR CAREER BESTS
Decathlon: 6,183 - Big West Championships (5/3-4/13)
High Jump: 5-10.75 (1.80) - Big West Championships (5/3-4/13)
Long Jump: 20-9 (6.32) - Big West Championships (5/3-4/13)
Pole Vault: 11-9.75 (3.60) - Big West Championships (5/3-4/13)
Javelin: 144-1 (43.92) - Big West Championships (5/3-4/13)
INDOOR CAREER BESTS
Heptathlon: 4,380 - MPSF Championships (Feb. 22-23)
High Jump: 5-9.25 (1.76) - MPSF Championships (Feb. 22-23)
Pole Vault: 11-1.75 (3.40) - MPSF Championships (Feb. 22-23)