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Taylor Anderson
26  Taylor Anderson
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Aurora, Colo.

High School:
Lincoln Southwest

Last College:
Cuesta College

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190

Position:
IF

Birthdate:
08/04/1992

Experience:
1L

B/T:
S/R

Honors
Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Fall 2013)

Sophomore (2014)

  • Batted .212 (7-for-33) with a double, 5 RBIs, and 10 runs scored in 26 games (7 starts)
  • Posted a .449 OBP after also drawing 7 walks and being hit by a pitch 8 times ... His .449 OBP was second-best on K-State
  • Of his 7 starts, one was at designated hitter, one at third base, one in left field, and 4 in right field
  • Collected his first hit of the season in his first start of the year, going 1-for-2 with a walk and stolen base on March 8 vs. Iowa
  • Ended the season collecting a hit in back-to-back games, going 2-for-9 with a walk, an RBI, and 2 runs scored against Texas

Sophomore (2013)
Attended Cuesta College (CA) ... Did not play due to medical redshirt.

Freshman w/ Northern Colorado (2012)

  • Played in 41 games for the Bears
  • Batted .271 (26-for-96) with 6 doubles, 1 triple and 13 RBI
  • Had a .346 OBP and .354 SLG
  • Had 2 hits, including a double, and an RBI against K-State in Manhattan on April 17 and 18


High School: Attended Lincoln Southwest High School in Lincoln, Neb. ... Lettered four years in baseball, playing for head coach Doug Kaltenberger ... Named all-state during senior year after helping lead team to district championship and third-place finish in the state ... Hit .339 and had 10 home runs in senior campaign ... Also lettered in basketball for two years.

Personal: Born on August 4, 1992 in Greeley, Colo. ... Parents are Mike and Kim Anderson ... Has three sisters, Kaleigh, Maddie and Andie ... Father, Mike, is currently the hitting coach at Oklahoma and is the former head coach at Nebraska (2003-11), taking the Cornhuskers to the 2005 College World Series ... Mike Anderson was also named the 2003 and 2005 Big 12 Coach of the Year ... Father played at Northern Colorado and in the California Angels organization from 1986-88 ... Volunteered for Habitat for Humanity ... Major is social sciences.

Season AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI OBP SLG BB HBP SO SB-A
2014 .212 26-7 33 10 7 1 0 0 5 .449 .242 7 8 13 1-1
Career .212 26-7 33 10 7 1 0
0 5 .449 .242 7 8 13
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