Women's Volleyball

15 Taylor Pritchett
15 Taylor Pritchett
Height: 5-10
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Apex, N.C.
High School: Middle Creek HS
Position: S

High School: Graduated from Middle Creek High School in Apex, N.C…Coached by Rosemarie Piccirillo…Two-time all-conference performer…Team MVP and captain as a senior…Also holds the school record in the pole vault…First female in school history to qualify for the regional championships in the pole vault…Played club volleyball for Club Red…Coached by Brian Allen and Rita Stubbs…Two-time member of regional championship all-tournament team.

Personal: Born on June 15, 1993 in Raleigh, N.C…Daughter of David Pritchett and Tammy Dooley-Pritchett…Has one sister, Shannon…Majoring in pre-professional biology…Plans to attend optometry school and pursue a professional volleyball career after graduation.

More about Taylor: Favorite books: “Harry Potter”, “The Host”, “The Hunger Games”, “The Eternal Ones”, “Zero Regrets: Be Greater Than Yesterday”…Favorite midnight snack: Pretzels and Nutella…Favorite movies: “Good Will Hunting”, “Diary of a Mad Black Woman”, “Hunchback of Notre Dame”, “Winnie the Pooh”…Favorite musical artists: Hanson, Billy Joel…Favorite songs: “I’ll Be” by Edwin McCain and “New York State of Mind” by Billy Joel…Favorite athlete: Alisha Glass of Penn State University…Taylor can’t imagine a week without: Music…Favorite color: Blue…Favorite food: Kraft macaroni and cheese…Favorite sport other than volleyball: Hockey…People Taylor most admires: Her parents and club coach, Rita Stubbs…What people don’t know about Taylor: She wants to learn sign language…When Taylor was a kid,  she tried to be like: Former US national soccer player, Mia Hamm.