24 - Taylor Farris
Taylor Farris
Height: 5-11
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Renton, Wash.
High School: Renton HS
Position: Small Forward

High School
Earned four varsity letters at Renton High School under coach Tim White…Farris finished high school with a 51% career field goal shooting percentage…As a senior, she led the Indians in points (20.9), rebounds (10.6), assists (4.8), steals (7.3), and blocks (4.1) per game…Was League MVP and First Team All-League as a junior when she averaged 23 points and 9.7 rebounds, 5.1 assists, and 4.6 steals per game…That season, she led Renton to a third-place finish at the 2A State Tournament, the team’s best finish since 1987…As a sophomore, she took on the role as team captain and earned First Team All-League accolades behind her 12.2 ppg and 10.8 averages…Farris’s had an impressive freshman campaign with the Indians, as she averaged 11.5 points and 10.3 rebounds per contest, and was named Second Team All-League…She was a starter through the entirety of her high school career and averaged 16.6 points and 10.4 rebounds over her four seasons…She was an honor student at Renton all four years.

Taylor Mackenzie Farris was born February 2, 1996 in Kirkland, Wash. to parents Sue and Ottis...She roots for the Seattle Storm, the Oklahoma City Thunder, and both the LA Lakers and Clippers…Among her favorite athletes are Sue Bird, Kevin Durant, and Blake Griffin…Her most memorable athletic achievement is signing her letter of intent to UCSB…Her favorite movies are Juwanna Man, White Chicks, and Love+Basketball…She enjoys watching Switched at Birth and the Game…In her free time, she likes to play sports and buy shoes…Farris was also recruited by Rice…She has not decided on a major but is considering engineering, psychology, or kinesiology...She hopes to play professional basketball. 

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