Taylor Hollins
Taylor Hollins


Long Beach, CA

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JUNIOR (2012)

ACC Co-Player of the Week (Oct. 29) ... Hurricane Invitational All-Tournament (Aug. 25) ... Redbird Classic All-Tournament (Sept. 1) ... Led the team with 365 kills (3.17 k/s), eighth in the ACC ... Finished the season 10th in program history with 855 digs ... Recorded 18 double-doubles ... Second on team with 344 digs ... Started all 31 matches ... Moved to outside hitter ... Notched a career-best 20 kills against Oregon State (Aug. 31) ... Registered 43 kills and 37 digs in three matches at Redbird Classic (Aug. 31-Sept. 1) ... Registered 25 kills and .548 hitting percentage against Virginia Tech (Oct. 26) and Virginia (Oct. 28) to earn ACC Co-Player of the Week ... Registered 19 kills and 20 digs at Duke including three slammers in the last four points of the five-set thriller (Nov. 10) ... 17 kills and 12 digs against College of Charleston in the NCAA tournament (Nov. 30).


Played in 27 matches, starting 13 for the Hurricanes ... Finished the season with 234 digs, including double-digit totals in 10 matches ... Successfully received 280-of-289 serves ... Shined against North Carolina (Oct. 9) tallying a season-high 13 kills, 19 digs and three assists ... Registered 13 digs, four kills and four assists in four-set win over Maryland (Oct. 23) ... Picked up 14 digs, four kills and three assists in the Oklahoma victory at the Hurricane Invitational (Sept. 10) ... Recorded 12 digs, two assists, two kills in the five-set win at Georgia Tech (Nov. 18) ... Picked up 12 digs in victories over Boston College (Oct. 21) and Virginia (Oct. 28) ... Had 10 digs, two assists and one kill at Pepperdine Asics Classic to help the Hurricanes beat Pepperdine (Sept. 3).


Played in 30 matches, starting 13 for the Hurricanes ... Finished third on the team with 301 digs, including double-digit totals in 16 matches ... Made collegiate debut in loss at Oklahoma (Aug. 28) with a season-high six kills to go with seven digs ... Successfully received 20-of-21 serves and registered 10 digs in four-set win over Georgia Southern (Sept. 4) in the Blue Raider Bash ... Season-high 18 digs in three-set victory over San Francisco (Sept. 10) as part of the Hurricane Invitational ... Hit at a season-best .571 percentage against Bethune-Cookman (Sept. 11) with four kills and zero errors in seven attacks ... Picked up 28 digs in weekend sweeps of Virginia Tech (Sept. 24) and Virginia (Sept. 26) ... Recorded 15 digs at NC State (Oct. 3) ... Picked up 13 digs in win at Clemson (Nov. 5) ... Registered at least 11 digs in the final six matches, including 17 against North Carolina (Nov. 14) ... Received 16 serves without an error and notched 11 in the loss in the NCAA Tournament at Indiana (Dec. 3).


Served as a four-year starter for Lakewood High School from 2005-09 ... Member of the 2007 Division I state title team ... Named to the California Press Telegram Dream Team for three straight seasons (2007-09) ... Three-time nominee for the Lakewood Young Hall of Fame ... Played club volleyball for Mizuno Long Beach ... Earned the Junior Olympic - 17 Open Gold Medal in 2009 ... Collected Junior Olympic - 16 Open Silver Medal awards in 2008, while earning the Gold Medal in the 15 Open Division ... Tabbed MVP in 2007 for the Junior Olympic - 15 Open. Personal: Daughter of Antonette and William Hollins ... Has three siblings, Jordynn, Joshua and Jasmine.


2013 Season Highs
Kills:19 vs. Texas (8/31/13)
Attacks:60 vs. BYU (11/23/13)
Assists:2 vs. Saint MAry's (10/24/13)
Digs:15 vs. Hawaii (9/1/13)
Service Aces:2 vs. BYU (11/23/13)*
Block Solos:1 vs. Portland (10/19/13)*
Block Assists:3 vs. Pacific (9/26/13)
Total Blocks:3 vs. Pacific (9/26/13)*
*Indicates most recent high

Career Highs
Kills:20 vs. Oregon State (8/31/12)
Attacks:62 vs. Ole Miss (8/24/12)
Assists:3 vs. North Carolina (10/7/12)*
Digs:20 vs. Duke (10/10/12)
Service Aces:2 vs. BYU (11/23/13)*
Block Solos:1 vs. Portland (10/19/13)*
Block Assists:3 vs. Pacific (9/26/13)
Total Blocks:5 vs. Ole Miss (8/24/12)
*Indicates most recent high