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     Taryn Wentz
    Taryn Wentz

    RS Senior

    Marshville, N.C.

    High School:
    Forest Hills

    Last College:



    Throwers Excel For Wolfpack Track

    Redshirt freshman Tremanisha Taylor wins the shot put and is second to teammate Lawanda Henry in the weight at season-opening Holiday Open in Newport News, Va.


    • Did not compete.


    • Did not compete during the indoor season.
    • Threw the hammer during the outdoor season.
    • Best mark was 128'10".


    • Competed in the indoor season only in the long jump, shot put and 200m.
    • Second on the team with a 17'03.50".
    • Third on the team in the shot put with a 33'05.25".

    Prep, etc.

    • Transferred from Georgetown.
    • Competed for coach Dan Jystad at Forest Hills HS.
    • Top mark was a 19'00.75" in the long jump.
    • Top triple jump mark was a 38'11.00".
    • Also competed in the 100 hurdles, her top time is a 15.00.
    • Was all-county, all-conference and all-state all four years of high school.
    • Won the state championship in the long jump and triple jump her junior year.
    • Daughter of Casselina and Michael Wentz.
    • Majoring in science, technology & society.

    TARYN WENTZ's Collegiate Bests
    Long Jump 17'03.50"
    Shot Put 33'05.25"

    Hammer 128'10"

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