Taylor  Townsend
    15 Taylor Townsend

    Yorba Linda, Calif.

    High School:
    Yorba Linda



    Softball Splits Against Oklahoma St., UMKC on Day One of Mizuno Classic

    The Huskies topped OSKU, 8-2, in game one before falling to UMKC, 10-7, in game two.


    UConn Falls to UCF In First Round of American Championship

    Knights Tally Six Runs on Five Homers To Best the Huskies, 6-0


    Scarlet Knights Use Extra-Inning Walk-off Grand Slam to Best Huskies, 7-3

    Alyson Ambler Recorded Her Third Career Home Run and Two RBIs in the Loss


    UConn Tripped Up In Saturday Doubleheader at Rutgers

    The Huskies dropped a pair of conference games on Saturday in Piscataway


    Softball Picks Up Second Consecutive Win With 5-3 Victory Over Fairfield

    Valerie Sadowl Blasted a Three-Run Homer in the Win


    UConn vs Quinnipiac

    UConn vs Quinnipiac (photos by Stephen Slade)


    UConn vs Boston College

    UConn vs Boston College (photos by Stephen Slade)


    UConn vs UCF game 3

    UConn vs UCF game 3 5/4/14


    UConn vs UCF

    UConn vs UCF Game 1

    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).