14 Taylor Long
14 Taylor Long
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Moreno Valley, Calif.
High School: Valley View HS
Previous College: Western State
Position: G

Western State: Named Honorable Mention All-RMAC as a sophomore… Averaged 13.5 points and 2.5 assists per game in 2015-16… Posted the third best free throw percentage in the RMAC, sinking 85.5 percent of her attempts from the line…Ranked eighth in the RMAC in rebounding with 6.7 boards per game... Tied for 10th in scoring with 13.5 points per game…Topped 20 points five times in 2015-16…Scored a career-best 26 points and grabbed 13 boards for her second double-double of the season vs. MSU-Denver.

Valley View High School: Earned All-Inland Valley League honors in each of her four seasons with the Eagles…Named league MVP as a sophomore…Received Division 1A All-CIF honors as both a junior and a senior… Nominated for the McDonald’s All-American team as a senior… Set a county record with 272 career 3-pointers…Garnered Second-Team All-County honors as a junior… Averaged 18.9 ppg, 4.0 apg, and 4.4 rpg as a senior.

Personal: Daughter of James and Leigh Ann Long. Leigh Ann coached Taylor’s high school team…Sister of Jasper, RyLeigh, Jalen, Ari, and Mason Long…Both of her parents played basketball at Western New Mexico… Her sister, Jasper played hoops at the University of LaVerne…Hobbies include water skiing, surfing, and going to the beach and Disneyland…Aspires to teach physical education.