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Taylor Walker
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Taylor Walker

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Senatobia, Miss.

Last College:
Northwest CC

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 180

Position:
INF

Bats/Throws:
R/R

2010 Preseason All-C-USA (Baseball America)

2009 (Junior)

  • Started 63 games in the infield (39 at 3B, 16 at 2B and 8 at SS)
  • Led the team with 243 at bats while hitting .305
  • Tallied 11 doubles, a triple and three home runs for a .395 slugging percentage
  • Drew 31 walks and was hit by a pitch eight times for a .399 on base percentage
  • Recorded an 18 game hit streak from February 24 through March 22
  • Hit safely in 20 of the first 21 games to start the season
  • Recorded 20 multiple hit games, including two games with three hits (a career high)
  • Had two games with four RBI, vs. La. Tech (3/14) and at Houston (4/10)

    At Northwest (Miss.) Community College

  • Played for coaches Mark Carson and Bill Selby, both of which are former Southern Miss players
  • Earned JUCO All-American honors two consecutive years in 2007 and 2008
  • Academic All-American with a 3.7 GPA
  • Named first team all-state in both 2007 and 2008
  • Selected first team all-region in both 2007 and 2008
  • Hit .468 as a sophomore with 11 home runs
  • Helped lead his team to a fourth place finish at the JUCO World Series as a freshman in 2007
  • Hit .435 with eight home runs as a freshman

    At Senatobia High School

  • Played for coach Chad Sinquefield
  • Earned All-State Honors
  • Member of the Clarion Ledger's Dandy Dozen team
  • Four year letterman in Football
  • Quarterbacked his team to the 2004 state football championship
  • Named MVP of the state championship football game

    Personal

  • Son of Cam and Marilyn Walker
  • Has three sisters: Leslie (30), Lori (28) and Janey (26)
  • Father played one season of football at Alabama
  • Majoring in sports management
  • Born on January 5, 1988

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