Taylor Patterson

#3 Taylor Patterson

POS. DS/S
HT. 5-8
YR. Jr.
HOMETOWN New Castle, Ind.
PREV. SCHOOL New Castle HS

HONORS
2016-17 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA)

As a Senior, 2016 season: Played and started in all 33 matches this season...Recorded 177 kills on the year , notching a season high 15 in a match against Jacksonville State on Nov. 5...Finished 3rd on the team with 311 digs...Registered three double-double on the season...Finished career 11th all time with 930 digs..Completed career 6th all time with 92 service aces... Earned a spot on the OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA).

As a Junior, 2015 season: Played and started in all 30 matches this season…Recorded 150 kills on the year, notching a season and career-high 17 kills in the match against Jacksonville State on Nov. 6…recorded a season-high 20 digs at Eastern Illinois on Nov. 14…was third on the team in digs with 309…had four double-doubles throughout the season.

As a Sophomore, 2014 season: Played in all 31 matches, starting five of them…she had 227 total digs with a 2.01 digs per set average…tied for second on the team in aces with 25…recorded 61 assists in 113 sets…had three blocks and a total of 42.5 points for the year…got a season-high 19 digs against William & Mary (Sept. 13) at the Clemson Classic.

As a Freshman, 2013 season: Played in 26 out of 28 games on the season…ranked third on the team for assists with 35…recorded 19 aces, which is the third highest on the team…posted career high of 12 digs against Belmont (10/1)…career high of 30 assists and a .429 hitting percentage posted against Alabama A&M (9/17)

New Castle HS: Was a First Team All-Conference selection for all four years... Chosen to be on the State All-Second Team, twice... Recorded 1,115 assists, 157 kills, 58 aces and 288 digs during her senior year...  Led her club to a 33-2 record and a Conference Championship. 

Personal
Birthday: June, 29
Daughter of Patrice Hunter
Major: Criminal Justice