19 Taylor Smith
19 - Taylor Smith
Height: 5-6
Year: Senior
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga
Position: MF
Last School: Chamblee Magnet HS of Atlanta
Experience: 3L
Club Team: Concorde Fire

As a Senior (2014): Named Second Team All-OVC ... In the OVC, finished ninth in shots per game (2.47) ... Led the Bruins in shots (42) and shots on goal (21) ... Started and played in 17 matches ... Played 80 or more minutes 17 times ... Scored one goal in three of the last four contests of the season ... Played 110 miuntes and recorded an assist in double overtime stalemate against Indiana State (8/29) ... Also tallied season-high seven shots versus the Sycamores ... Found the back of the net in win at UNC Asheville (9/14) ... Drilled a goal at Jacksonville State (10/19) ... Scored against UT Martin (10/24) ... Tallied one goal in season finale at Austin Peay (10/31).

As a Junior (2013): Started and played in 16 matches ... Tied for second on the team in gamewinners (1) ... Logged 60 minutes or more on the field on 13 occasions ... Notched first shot on goal of the season at Miami of Ohio (8/30) ... Recorded a season-high two shots on goal versus Eastern Illinois (9/27) ... Played a season-best 102 minutes on the field at SIUE (9/29) ... Tallied three shots at Eastern Kentucky (10/25) ... Netted gamewinner against Tennessee Tech (11/1) in regular season finale ... Named to OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Earned OVC Academic Medal of Honor for finishing year with 4.0 GPA.

As a Sophomore (2012): Made apperances in all 19 matches, earning 10 starts ... Second on the team in assists (1) and gamewinners (1) ... Third on the team in goals (2), points (5), shots (24) and shots on goal (11) ... Logged 75 minutes on the field 15 times ... Picked up first assist of the season at Toledo (8/19) ... Notched two shots on goal against Evansville (8/31) ... Played season-high 110 minutes versus Eastern Kentucky (9/28) ... Recorded season-high five shots at Murray State (10/5) ... Netted gamewinner at Jacksonville State (10/12) ... Also had season-high three shots on goal against Gamecocks ... Earned OVC Academic Medal of Honor and Commissioner's Honor Roll.

As a Freshman (2011): Played in and started 10 matches ... Led the team in shots on goal percentage (.929) and goals (3) ... Second on the team in points (7), assists (1), shots on goal (13) and game winning goals ... Third on the team in shots (14) ... Logged 680 minutes on the field ... Logged 77 minutes in collegiate debut at Samford (8/19) ... Scored first collegiate goal against UAB (9/2) ... Also played season-high 84 minutes versus the Blazers ... Notched season-high four shots on goal at Austin Peay (9/4) ... Also netted second goal of the season against the Govs ... Found the back of the net for the game winner at Arkansas State (9/16) ... Recorded first collegiate assist versus USC Upstate (9/30).

Credentials: Earned Chamblee Magnet High School of Atlanta's MVP nod as a freshman and as a senior ... Served as team captain as a senior ... Named to All-Star County Team ... Helped CMHSA to state high school playoffs in three consecutive seasons ... Earned Bulldog Award as a junior ... Played club for Concorde Fire Soccer, helping the team to earn four consecutive Georgia State Finalist finishes ...  Concorde Fire Soccer also earned a 2010 Georgia State Semifinalist spot. ... Also played for the Concorde Fire Elite, a Region III (R3PL) and ECNL team. 

Personal: Majoring in Exercise Science ... Born April 5, 1993 in Atlanta, Georgia ... Daughter of Alfred and Julia Smith ... Has one brother, Joshua ... Hobby is to play the violin ... Lists favorite athletes as Hope Solo, Heather O'Reilly and Chipper Jones ... Favorite singers are Javier Colon and Bruno Mars ... Favorite TV shows are Bones, Glee, How I Met Your Mother and Modern Family ... Favorite movies are Bridesmaids and The Notebook ... Lists greatest sports thrill as scoring with a header while she had a broken nose.