KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Setter Taylor Johnson takes center stage in this edition of #TNVB Serves Up.
The native of Temecula, California, will make her debut on Rocky Top in 2014 after playing her freshman season at Long Beach State. Johnson appeared in seven sets over four matches for the 49ers in 2013.
Prior to beginning her collegiate career, Johnson was a four-year standout at Temecula's Chapparal High School where she earned first team All-League and All-Valley honors during her junior and senior seasons. She also has an extensive beach volleyball background, having claimed a gold medal at the 2011 AAU/USA Volleyball L.A Open.
Tennessee volleyball gets its 2014 season underway on Friday, Aug. 29 against Tennessee Tech at the Appalachian Invitational in Boone, North Carolina.