The K-State Volleyball team went to cheer on their fellow Americans at the World University Games on Thursday.
183 kills (1.95 kills per set) and 116 blocks (1.23) in 94 sets (29 matches)
Academic All-Big 12 First Team
Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week (Nov. 11)
UNLV Invitational All-Tournament Team ... Had 34 kills and 17 blocks over three matches
1.23 blocks per set for the entire season were the third-most among Big 12 players
Averaged 2.02 kills and 1.22 blocks per set in 16 conference-only matches (55 sets) ... 5th in the Big 12 in blocks per set for conference-only matches
9 matches with 5+ blocks
19 matches with 5+ kills
Season-high 18 kills (.441 hitting pct.) in five-set win over TCU on Oct. 5 ... Also had 4 blocks
Season-high 10 blocks on Nov. 6 at Texas Tech ... Only time a Wildcat had double-digit blocks in a single match all season
Had 8 blocks in the following match on Nov. 9 vs. West Virginia, giving her 18 blocks over 2 matches during the week and helping her earn the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week honor
Season-high .600 hitting pct. on Aug. 30 vs. Portland in the UNLV Invitational ... Also had 13 kills and 2 blocks
9 blocks at West Virginia on Sept. 27 ... Had 18 blocks in 2 matches (7 sets) against West Virginia on the season
11 kills (.333 hitting pct.) and 7 blocks in five-set upset at #23 Cal in the Hilton Garden Inn Invitational
9 kills and 9 blocks at Missouri State on Sept. 22
Played in 25 sets in 14 matches
Had career-high 8 kills against Oklahoma
Season-high 7 blocks against Oklahoma
Had 4 kills on 10 swings in sweep over West Virginia
Averaged 1.54 kills and 0.69 blocks in conference play
Redshirt Freshman (2011):
Played 34 sets posting 34 kills
Season-high 8 block assists in career debut against Tennessee Tech
7 kills, 7 blocks in win at Missouri State while hitting .357
5 kills, 5 blocks in win over Sacramento State
5 kills, 3 blocks in first career start in win over Oklahoma
Freshman (2010): Redshirted during the 2010 season.
High School: Lettered three years at Grand Island Northwest in Nebraska helping team to be state runner-up each year... won conference and district championships all three years... named Second Team All-State and First Team All-Conference... Academic All-State... lettered three years in basketball... named All-State Honorable Mention by Lincoln Journal Star and Omaha World Herald... two-time NSAA Academic All-State... also lettered four years in track and field... holds school record in shot put, discus and triple jump... state champion in discus, second in triple jump and third in shot put helping team to Class B state title... member National Honor Society.
Personal: Born August 24, 1992... daughter of Marvin and Christy Taylor... has three siblings: Ashley, Casey and Ty.