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      Taylor Johnson
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Temecula, Calif.

High School:
Chaparral H.S.

Last College:
Long Beach State

Height:
5-11

Position:
S

AS A FRESHMAN AT LONG BEACH STATE (2013)
  • Saw action in seven sets in four matches for the 49ers

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB
  • Was a four-year Varsity starting setter and letterwinner at Chaparral High School
  • Served as the captain of the Pumas for three years
  • Named two-time First Team All-League and All-Valley during her junior and senior seasons
  • As a freshman and sophomore, earned Second-Team All-League
  • Voted Team MVP three years in a row, and earned the Team Character Award
  • Named to the Southwestern League Scholastic Team which recognizes student-athletes with a 3.5 GPA or higher
  • Recognized as the 2012 Wendy's Heisman Award Winner
  • Named Senior Aces Top 250 and PrepMVP Fall Stand out

  • Earned Max Preps Player of the Week
  • Was listed on Prep Girls Volleyball Top Players to Watch three years in a row
  • Helped her Club West 18 National team place fifth at JO Qualifier in Atlanta and finish 22nd in Open Division in Dallas
  • 2011 Best Athlete in AAU selection
  • In beach volleyball, was the 2011 AAU/USA Volleyball L.A. Open gold medal champion
  • AAU/USA Beach Volleyball Southern Pacific Champion
  • 2009 AAU/USA Jr. Manhattan Beach Open Champion
  • Two-time Best of Beach Qualifier and three-time State Championship CBVA Qualifier

PERSONAL
  • Majoring in kinesiology
  • Chose Tennessee because the coaching staff is committed, driven and fair, the teammates are supportive and she wanted to be a part of something great
  • Outside of volleyball, her hobbies include painting, going on hikes, and going to the beach to play volleyball

  • Aspires to play professional volleyball overseas
  • Names her biggest sports influence as Peyton Manning for striving through adversity and injuries to still be the best in his game
  • Taylor Nicole Johnson, the daughter of Kate and John Johnson, was born on March 7, 1995, in Murrieta, Calif.
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