Pitt and the Nittany Lions to meet at 6 p.m. for Senior Day
AS A JUNIOR(2011) 2011 EAGL First-Team member on beam...Registered new career-high score of 9.775 against NC State (3/6)...Held highest beam average for the season with a 9.687...Highest placing Panther on beam at the 2011 EAGL Championships, 19th with a 9.675...Member of 2011 EAGL All-Academic Team...NACGC/W All-American Scholar Athlete.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010) Competed in three meets on beam for the Panthers during the 2010 season...tallied a career-high 9.550 on beam against No. 24 Michigan State (3/20)...earned NACGC/W Scholastic All-American honors and named to the EAGL All-Academic team.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009) Competed in one meet during the 2009 season for the Panthers, scoring a 9.725 against Michigan State on Feb. 20...Selected to the EAGL All-Academic Team...An NACGC/W Scholastic All-American.
HIGH SCHOOL Member of Tampa Gymnastics and Dance for four years, competing under guidance of Doug Neiman and Diana Jackson...level 10 regional qualifier in both 2007 and 2008...in 2006 Taylor was the Florida Level 9 champion, took silver on the beam and floor exercise and was the vault and bars champion...was a regional vault and national beam champion...took silver on the floor at both the regional and national levels...was a member of the National Honor Society, Science National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta while graduating from an international baccalaureate program.
PERSONAL Born September 27, 1989...daughter of Terry and Donna Taylor...has two sisters, Erica and Christina.
MAJOR Rehabilitation Science and a Chancellor's Scholarship recipient.