17 - Taylor Harkins
Taylor Harkins
Height: 5-8
Year: Junior
Hometown: Newport Beach, Calif.
High School: Corona del Mar
Position: Utility

AS A JUNIOR IN 2010: Played in all 33 games and started in all but two… Had a team high 60 goals, 14 assists, was second one the team with 33 steals, and drew six ejections … scored three goals versus Cal State Easy Bay (1/31) … scored 5 times in a win over Concordia (2/13) … scored three goals against Cal Baptist (2/13) … scored four goals versus No. 16 Indiana (3/13)…tallied four goals against Sonoma State (3/24)…registered six goals versus Cal Baptist (3/27).

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009 Played in 35 games, starting in 33 of them...finished the season with 38 goals on 112 attempts, 12 assists, and 18 steals...tallied a goal and two assists against CSU East Bay (1/24)...scored two goals against Pacific (1/31)...scored a goal against Marist (2/8)...tallied two goals, an assist, and two steals against Pacific (2/21)...scored a goal against CSU Monterey (2/28)...scored two goals against UC Santa Cruz (2/28)...scored a goal and drew an ejection against No. 19 Indiana (3/1)...scored two goals against CSU Bakersfield (3/6)...scored two goals against CSU Monterey Bay (3/14)...scored two goals and added two steals against Maryland (3/15)...scored three goals and added three steals against No. 9 UC Irvine and No. 8 Arizona State in the ASU invitational (3/28)...scored two goals against California Baptist and California Lutheran in the ASU Invitational (3/29)...had a goal and an assist against No. 10 LMU (4/4)...had three goals and a steal against Colorado State (4/4)...had a goal and a steal against No. 18 UC San Diego (4/5)...tallied a goal, an assist, and a steal against UC Santa Cruz (4/18)

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008: Named to the All-WWPA Freshman Team ... 1/25 vs. CS East Bay - Came off the bench, scored one goal and drew a kickout ... 2/3 vs. Stanford - Came off the bench, scored one goal ... 2/9 vs. CS Northridge - Came off the bench, recorded two steals ... 2/9 vs. Maryland - Came off the bench, scored one goal ... 2/10 vs. Hartwick - Came off the bench, scored one goal ... 2/10 vs. CSUB - Came off the bench, scored one goal ... 2/16 vs. Sonoma State - Came off the bench, attempted two shots ... 2/17 vs. CSUMB - Came off the bench, attempted two shots ... 2/20 vs. UCSC - Came off the bench, recorded an assist and a field block ... 3/1 vs. CSUSB - Came off the bench, scored one goal ... 3/1 vs. Sonoma State - Came off the bench, scored one goal ... 3/2 vs. Colorado State - Came off the bench, scored one goal with a steal ... 3/2 vs. Whittier - Came off the bench ... 3/7 vs. LMU - Came off the bench, recorded one assist ... 3/7 vs. UC Davis - Came off the bench, recorded one steal ... 3/8 vs. UCSD - Came off the bench, scored one goal ... 3/9 vs. CSUB - Came off the bench ... 3/15 vs. Sonoma State - Came off the bench, drew a kickout ... 3/29 vs. Michigan - Came off the bench, scored one goal ... 3/30 vs. Indiana - Came off the bench, attempted one shot ... 3/30 vs. Wagner - Came off the bench, recorded one steal ... 4/5 vs. CSUSB - Came off the bench, scored one goal ... 4/5 vs. CSUB - Came off the bench, scored one goal ... 4/6 vs. Colorado State - Came off the bench, scored two goals ... 4/6 vs. LMU - Came off the bench, scored one goal ... 4/12 vs. UC Davis - Came off the bench, attempted three shots ... 4/13 vs. SJSU - Came off the bench, recorded two steals ... 4/19 vs. UCSC - Came off the bench, scored one goal with a steal and a kickout drawn ... 4/25 vs. Chapman (WWPA 1st round) - Came off the bench, recorded an assist and a steal ... 4/25 vs. CSUB (WWPA 2nd round) - Came off the bench, attempted three shots ... 4/26 vs. UC Davis (WWPA quarterfinals) - Came off the bench, attempted three shots ... 4/27 vs. UCSD (WWPA 3rd place game) - Came off the bench, attempted two shots.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2007 graduate of Carona del Mar high school in Newport Beach, Calif. ... coached by Aaron Chaney as a prep ... named to the 2nd team All-CIF ... Four year letter winner in water polo and swimming ... 2nd team all-league ... won three CIF Championships in high school ... participated in the Pan Pacific Games in New Zealand ... named most inspirational player on high school team.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Dan and Caroline Harkins ... has an older sister, Jessica, who played water polo at Princeton ... enjoys baking and scrapbooking in addition to water polo.