2019: WAC Academic Honoree … started 42 of 49 games, predominately at first base … batted .237 with a team-best 40 RBI … scored 22 runs and registered 41 hits including a team-high 11 doubles and was home run co-leader with five … third among team leaders in slugging (.399) … set a season single-game record with six RBI at Portland (3/27) as he went 3-for-3 with two doubles … finished the season with nine multi-RBI performances … had 11 multi-hit games, the last was a 3-for-5 outing that featured two runs scored and four RBI … defensively, accounted for 250 putouts and 22 assists, while fielding at .971-clip.
2018: Appeared in 12 games, starting five… had a slash line of .357/.438/.500… hit 3-4 with three RBIs, a double and a walk against Puget Sound (April 23).
2017: Appeared in 26 games, starting 19 … had a slash line of .220/.325/.322 … drew five walks and scored three runs against Pacific (Mar. 12) … went 3-4 with an RBI against UTRGV (Apr. 15).
2016: Appeared in 20 games, starting 4 ... had a .182 batting average in 22 at-bats ... registered two runs scored, a double, a home run, three RBI and a pair of walks … went 1-for-2 with a double and an RBI (4/19) … went 1-for-3 with a home run, an RBI and a run scored against Bowling Green on Feb. 27.
High School: Graduated from Timberline High School ... helped the Wolves claim a 5A Idaho state title in 2013, after qualifying for the tournament in 2012 ... in 2015, claimed a second state crown in 2015 after helping the team to a 17-1 start ... in 2014, as a junior, batted .333 with two home runs ... in summer 2014, helped his American Legion squad win the state title and finish third in the regional tournament ... was a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Taylor is son of Stephen and Laura ... has an older sister, Kallie ... majoring in sport and exercise science.