|Hometown:||Hidden Hills, CA|
|High School:||Newbury Park HS|
Major: Art History
|Taylor French||Singles |
Senior Year: Tri-captain. Member of the 2012 NCAA National Championship Team and 4-Time National Team Champion. Little Three Champions. Lindsay Morehouse Award recipient. Compiled a singles record of 6-1 and a doubles record of 17-14 at primarily #1 doubles with partner Kara Shoemaker ‘14. Advanced to quarterfinal round of ITA Regional Tournament. All-NESCAC Second Team Doubles. Simon Sportsmanship Award recipient.
Junior Year: Member of the 2011 NCAA National Championship Team and 3-time National Team Champion. NESCAC Conference Champions. ITA All-Academic Team. Compiled a 7-2 singles record and a 22-11 doubles record at primarily the #2 position. Went undefeated in doubles in NCAA tournament play with partner Kristin Alotta ‘12.
Sophomore Year: Member of the 2010 NCAA National Championship Team and 2-Time NCAA National Champion. Little Three Champions. ITA All-Academic Team. NESCAC First Team Doubles. Carol Simon Sportsmanship Award Recipient. NCAA National Doubles Tournament Sweet 16. All-American in doubles. ITA Northeast Region Player to Watch. Compiled a singles record of 3-1 and a doubles record of 26-9 primarily at #1 doubles with partner Grace Baljon ’10. Advanced to finals of ITA Northeast Regional Doubles Tournament with partner Baljon.
Freshman Year: Member of the 2009 National Championship Team. Compiled a singles record of 3-0 and a doubles record of 22-2 at #2 doubles primarily with partner Baljon. ITA regional tournament doubles quarterfinalist with Alotta. Undefeated in doubles play at Gail Smith doubles tournament with partner Alotta. All-NESCAC Second Team Doubles. ITA All-Academic Team.
High School: Played #1 singles for Newbury Park High School freshman, junior and senior years. Attended Weil Tennis Academy sophomore year. Marmonte League Champion and Scholar Athlete award winner. Competed in the Southern California section and nationally in USTA junior tennis.
Personal: Taylor has six brothers: Daniel, Logan, Ben, Jack, Fionn, and Charlie. Daniel is a sophomore at Manhattan School of Music.