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CSUB Water Polo BIO
17 Taylor Hanson

2013-14 (REDSHIRT JUNIOR): Sat out the season as a redshirt in the Bakersfield swimming program...CSUB WATER POLO: Scored six goals in only five games played including two of Bakersfield’s three goals against No. 2 UCLA…Recorded two assists for at total of eight points...Made 10 steals and drew two ejections...Had six field blocks.

2012-13 (JUNIOR): Won two races, the 100 free and the 200 free at the Seattle U dual...Was second in the 200 free and second in the 500 free at the Pacific dual...CSUB WATER POLO: Played in 31 matches, scoring 23 goals and dishing out 22 assists for at total of 45 points...Made 35 steals and drew 12 ejections...Had 10 field blocks.

2011-12 (SOPHOMORE): Won three races, the 100 free, 200 free, and 200 IM during the UC Santa Cruz women’s swimming dual...Won the 500 free at the Pacific dual after placing second in the 50 free and 100 free against the Tigers...CSUB WATER POLO: Selected honorable mention All-Conference...Posted 39 goals, 41 assists for a total of 80 points...Tied with teammate Sam Shead for 12th in Division I in assists...Was also tied with Shead for 14th in Division I in steals (55).

2010-11 (FRESHMAN): Did not compete for the CSUB swimming program...CSUB WATER POLO: Named honorable mention All-Conference and to the WWPA’s All-Freshman Team...Led the team in goals with 66, the 10th most in Division I...Recorded 23 assists and 40 steals (tying her with two others for 47th in Division I in the category)…Third on the team in saves (22).

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Johansen High School...Led team to three Modesto Metro Conference titles…Picked up All-Conference honors on three occasions...Named both conference and district MVP her senior year…Tabbed an All-American as a junior…Named team MVP as a senior…Set school single season scoring Record (87) in 2009…Led 2009 team to a 30-4 record which placed fourth in the Western States…A member of the swim team at Johansen...Holds school record in the 200 IM as well as in the 500 Free...An All-League academic selection three years for water polo and four years for swimming.

PERSONAL: Born Nov. 15, 1992...Daughter of Jeff and Traci Hanson...A business administration major with a concentration in agricultural business...Sister Jodi was a member of the CSUB women’s swimming team.

Position: Driver
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Modesto, Calif.
High School: Johansen HS
Experience: 3 Letters
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