The George Washington University: Women's Volleyball

Taylor Knox
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Taylor Knox

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Huntington Beach, CA

High School:
Edison

Height:
5-11

Position:
Right Side Hitter

Birthdate:
08/26/1992

Experience:
2 yr.

Major:
Environmental Studies



09/04/2012

GW Volleyball Hosts UMBC in Home Opener on Wednesday

Colonials Welcome Retrievers for "Back to School Night"

09/01/2012

GW Volleyball Splits on Final Day of UniWyo Cowgirl Classic

Colonials Top Bethune-Cookman For First Win of 2012

09/01/2012

GW Volleyball Stumbles on First Day of UniWyo Cowgirl Classic

Colonials Drop Straight-Set Decisions to Florida Gulf Coast & Wyoming

08/25/2012

GW Volleyball Drops Pair to Ranked Opponents

Colonials Fall to No. 9 Purdue, No. 21 Northern Iowa

08/23/2012

GW Volleyball to Open Season at Purdue's Mortar Board Premier

Colonials to Face No. 9 Purdue, No. 19 Northern Iowa and Pittsburgh

11/04/2011

Post-Match Interviews vs. Saint Louis - 11/4/11

GW Volleyball: Post-Match Interviews vs. Saint Louis - 11/4/11


2012 as a junior: Recorded 51 kills and eight blocks while appearing in 30 sets ... hit .183 (51k-27e-131a) ... named to All-Tournament team at Purdue's Mortar Board Premier after swinging .350 (11k-4e-20a) with two digs and one block in two matches.

2011 as a sophomore: Finished second on team with 178 kills while appearing in 91 of GW's 112 sets ... swung .200 for the year (178k-84e-470a) ... finished third on team by averaging 0.57 blocks per set ... totaled 52 block assists ... also finished third on team with 208 points, averaging 2.29 per set ... finished with 39 digs and four service aces ... posted double-digit kills in seven matches ... totaled at least 3.0 blocks in nine matches ... posted a career-high 16 kills and 16.5 points at VCU (9/10).

2010 as a freshman: Appeared in 73 sets in debut season at GW ... younger sister of teammate MacKenzie Knox ('12) ... recorded 50 kills, 15 aces and 20 total blocks (2 solo, 18 assisted) for 76 points.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Named All-Orange County Honorable Mention and First Team All-Sunset League as a senior at Edison High School under coach Trent Jackson ... also named the Chargers' Offensive Player of the Year as a sophomore in 2007 ... recipient of the Character Coalition Award in 2009 ... four-year member of the Honor Roll with a 3.98 GPA which ranks her among the top 10 percent of her class ... competed for the TCA Volleyball Club team for four years.

PERSONAL:
Born August 26, 1992 in Laguna Hills, California ... full name is Taylor Ann Knox ... daughter of John and Lisa Clark Knox ... older sister, MacKenzie, was a four-year member of the Colonials' volleyball team ... undecided on a major.


GW Hatchet feature - Oct. 6, 2011

CAREER HIGHS
Kills 16 vs. VCU (9/10/11)
Attempts 31 vs. VCU (9/10/11)
Hitting Pct. .571 (5-1-7) vs. North Carolina A&T (9/9/11)
Assists 1 vs. UMBC (9/5/12)
Service Aces 5 at Rhode Island (10/8/10)
Block Solos 1 vs. Liberty (9/3/10)
Block Assists 6 vs. Charlotte (10/1/11)
Digs 5 (three times) last vs. Duquesne (11/5/11)
Points 16.5 vs. VCU (9/10/11)

CAREER STATISTICS
Year Sets Kills E Att. Pct. Asst. Aces Blocks-Solo Blocks-Assisted Digs Pts.
2010 73 50 40 180 .056 2 15 2 18 20 76.0
2011 91 178 84 470 .200 0 4 0 52 39 208.0
2012 30 51 27 131 .183 1 5 1 0 8 60.0
TOTAL 194 279 151 781 .163 3 24 3 70 67 344.0
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