2013-14 Sand Volleyball
Taylor Nyquist
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Taylor Nyquist
No.: 10
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Cl.: R-Jr.
Ht.: 6-0
Hometown (Last School): Dallas, Texas (Grapevine)
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Rosters: 2013-14 Sand Volleyball
2013-14 Volleyball
2012-13 Sand Volleyball
2012-13 Volleyball
2011-12 Volleyball

2013:

  • Competed in 125 sets as a redshirt junior; started all 34 matches
  • Tallied one kill, one service ace and two digs at Florida in the NCAA Tournament first round (12/5)
  • Finished second in service aces (41) and fourth in kills (273)
  • Recorded 14 double-digit kill efforts to end the regular-season, including six straight matches from Sept. 13 vs. Chattanooga to Sept. 28 against Northern Kentucky
  • Recorded 41 service aces, including a career-best six vs. Miss. Valley State (9/7) and a second-best five against FGCU in the semifinal of the Atlantic Sun Tournament (11/22)
  • Made eight double-digit dig efforts, with a season-best 15 twice
  • Tallied three block solos and 44 block assists, including a season-best four block assists three times

2012:

  • Appeared in 116 sets as a redshirt sophomore
  • Ranked third on the team in kills (182) and service aces (20) and fourth in digs (217)
  • Recorded seven or more kills 14 times, including four double-digit efforts
  • Made 16 kills and 12 digs in the finale at Florida A&M (11/21)
  • Posted 12 kills against ETSU (11/10) to help claim a spot in the A-Sun Tournament
  • Had 10 kills at both Lipscomb (9/21) and Stetson (9/25)
  • Made at least 10 digs in nine matches
  • Posted 14 digs at Georgia Southern (9/15)
  • Had 12 digs against USC Upstate (11/9)
  • Tallied a season-best five aces to go along with nine kills at Bethune-Cookman (11/7)

2011:

  • Competed in 40 sets as a sophomore
  • Redshirted the final half of the season due to injury
  • Recorded 117 kills to rank sixth on the squad
  • Tallied six double-digit kill efforts, including four in her final four contests
  • Had three double-doubles
  • Posted 21 kills and 17 digs against Clemson (9/2) en route to Campus USA Credit Union Invitational all-tournament honors
  • Recorded 18 kills against Presbyterian College (9/9)
  • Opened the season with 16 kills, 11 digs and an ace against Montana State (8/26)
  • Tallied two service aces and 14 digs against South Dakota State (8/27)
  • Earned A-Sun all-academic honors for her work in the classroom

2010:

  • Saw action in 43 sets as a freshman
  • Missed 13 total matches due to injury
  • Ranked sixth on the squad in digs (81)
  • Earned a season-high 24 digs at Sacred Heart (9/4)
  • Recorded eight digs on three occasions
  • Produced eight kills vs. Tennessee Tech (8/28)
  • Had seven kills against Clemson (8/27) and Dartmouth (9/3)
  • Recorded two aces against Baylor (9/10)

High School:

  • Two-year letterwinner as an outside hitter/right side at Grapevine High School
  • As a senior, earned team MVP honors and was named second team all-district
  • As a junior, received honorable mention all-district and academic all-district accolades
  • Teammates with former Dolphin Brittany Lehman
  • In club play, was a member of the TAV 18 VB Rags Black club team that won the Tour of Texas in 2010

Personal:

  • Born June 4, 1992 in Bedford, Texas
  • Daughter of John and Liz
  • Has a brother, John
  • Majoring in exercise science