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Taylor Townsend
Taylor  Townsend


Yorba Linda, Calif.

High School:
Yorba Linda HS




Softball Honors Seniors at Team Banquet

Doty, Sadowl and Townsend Each Address Team, Coaches and Families


Doty with Strong Outing in Senior Day Loss

Doty, Sadowl and Townsend Honored Before Game


Koshes Leads Huskies in Doubleheader Split

12 Innings in the Circle for the Freshman Lefty


Softball Postpones Series-Opener with Memphis

Doubleheader Scheduled for Saturday at 11 A.M.


Travel Information for Softball Games

Fans Encouraged to Use Alternative Routes Due to Commencement


UConn vs Memphis

UConn vs Memphis (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs BC

UConn vs BC (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Houston

UConn vs Houston (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Hartford

UConn vs Hartford (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs ECU 4/17/16

UConn vs ECU 4/17/16 (photo by Stephe Slade)

2017 (Senior Season): Started 47 games, splitting time between second base and center field...Hit .222 with 28 hits, 12 runs scored and six RBI...Recorded a .233 average in conference play and one of just five Huskies to reach double-figure hits in league action...Seven multi-hit games was fourth-best on the team...Had team's longest hitting streak of the season at six games - the first six contests of the season...Recorded multi-hit games against Houston, Tulsa and UCF...126 at-bats this season, one of five players to record 100+ plate appearances...Tied for second in the conference in sacrifice bunts with 10.

2016 (Junior Season):
Started 48 games in 49 total appearances…Made 34 starts at third base and 12 at second base…Hit .260 with 34 hits, fifth-most on the team…Nine doubles and 15 RBI…Walked 22 times and struck-out just 12 times…Third in the American Athletic Conference in hit-by-pitch (13)…Reached base in 11 straight games, most of any UConn player…Eight multi-hit games, including going 2-for-3 with two runs scored in a win over East Carolina on April 17…Went 2-for-2 with two RBI and two runs scored against Hartford on April 27.

2015 (Sophomore Season): Earned a starting assignment in 51 of the Huskies' 53 games... Posted a breakout season, ranking second on the team with a .289 batting average and first with a .428 on-base percentage... Ranked third in The American in OBP and also was one of four players in the league to have been hit by at least 10 pitches... Was one of four Huskies to score at least 20 runs (21) and swiped four bases in six attempts... Recorded a stellar .979 fielding percentage as the team's primary second baseman, starting three double plays.

2014 (Freshman Season)
: Saw significant action as a freshman, starting 44 games and playing in 48 contests... finished with a .186 batting average totaling 21 hits in 113 at bats ... scored nine runs and drove home seven runs ... cranked four doubles and was hit by pitches a team-high six times ... recorded 72 putouts and 21 assists, making just one error for a .989 fielding percentage.

High School: Attended Yorba Linda High in California... started at shortstop all four years in high school... three-time first team All-Empire League... earned second-team All-County honors... high school MVP in 2011... defensive player of the year in 2012 and offensive player of the year in 2013 for Yorba Linda... batted .414 and owned a fielding percentage of .950 senior year.

Personal: Born Aug. 10, 1994... siblings Trevor (19) and Jordan (17).