21 - Allison Taylor
Allison Taylor
Birth Date: 09/21/1990
Height: 5-7
Year: Junior
Hometown: Orange, Calif.
High School: El Modena HS
Position: Outfield

UC SANTA BARBARA
2010:
Played in 24 games, starting 15...Batted .190 on the season with 11 hits, six RBI, three walks, two doubles, a stolen base and a run...Hit an RBI double in the 6-1 win over San Diego (Mar. 23)...Then went 2-for-3 in the following game against BYU...Hit a two-RBI single as a pinch hitter in a narrow 5-4 loss to Fresno State (Mar. 30)...Went 2-for-5 with an RBI, double and stolen base in nine-inning loss to Cal State Fullerton (Apr. 3)...Had a 2-for-3 showing during the following game against Cal Poly (Apr. 10)...Posted a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage in the outfield.

2009: Played in 14 games, starting three...Hit .200 on the season with two runs, a double and a RBI...First hit was against San Diego State (Feb. 14)...Went 2-for-4 with a RBI in a 6-0 win over Cal State Bakersfield (Mar. 1)...Hit her first career double and scored a run against UC Riverside (Mar. 28).

HIGH SCHOOL
Played at El Modena High School under head coach Steve Harington...During her senior year she batted .344 overall and had a .515 average during Century League contests...Tallied 32 hits, 25 runs and 15 RBI in 2008...Was a three-time First Team All-Century League selection, earning the honor for a different position each season...Was a First Team All-Orange County selection as a senior as well as Century League MVP...Was named El Modena All-Sports MVP in 2007 and 2008...Team awards include MVP as a senior, Best Offensive Player as a junior and Most Versatile Player as a sophomore...A four-year starter on the varsity squad, she helped El Modena to the 2008 CIF Southern Section Division II Championship in 2008, which she names as her most memorable athletic moment...Also competed in volleyball and cross country...Was a four-year scholar-athlete.

TRAVEL BALL
Most recently played with TeamSmith 18 Gold from 2006-08...Played 16-and-unders with SoCal Xplosion...Played 14-and-under with Lionettes...Played with KoMotion as a 12-and-under.

PERSONAL
Allison Sue Taylor was born on Sept. 21, 1990 in Los Alamitos, Calif....Parents are Tracy and Pam Taylor...Has a younger brother, Justin...Is majoring in business economics at UCSB...If she didn't play softball, she would like to try skydiving...Names the Anaheim Ducks as her favorite sports team, but lists the Penguin's Sidney Crosby as her favorite athlete..."The Hangover" and "Aladdin" are her favorite films...Lists "Gossip Girl" and "Grey's Anatomy" as her favorite television shows...Says controversial writer James Frey is her favorite author.

CAREER STATISTICS


YearAvgGP/GSABRH2B3BHRRBIBBOB%SB/ATT
2009.20014/3202410011.2730/1
2010.19024/155811120063.2301/1

TOTAL.19238/187831530074.2411/2
Career-Highs
At-bats 5 at Cal State Fullerton 4/3/10
Hits 2 four times 4/10/10 - most recent
Runs 1 three times 4/12/10 - most recent
Runs Batted In 2 Fresno State 3/30/10
Stolen Bases 1 at Cal State Fullerton 4/3/10
Strikeouts 1 12 times 5/8/10 - most recent
Walks 1 four times 4/22/10 - most recent