Women's Volleyball

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    Taylor Whittingham
    Taylor  Whittingham

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.

    High School:
    Santa Margarita HS

    Height:
    5-8

    Position:
    L

    Experience:
    2V

    Club:
    Laguna Beach

    Major:
    Communication

    12/16/2015

    Bricio and Ogoms Receive AVCA All-America Honors

    Senior outside hitter Samantha Bricio is USC's seventh three-time AVCA All-American

    12/13/2015

    USC Ends Season on Heartbreaking Loss to Kansas

    The Women of Troy fought through a five-set match with the Jayhawks but fell short

    12/11/2015

    USC Completes Comeback to Beat Creighton in NCAA Regional Semi

    The Women of Troy advance to their fifth NCAA regional final in six years and will face Kansas on Dec. 12

    12/08/2015

    Bricio, Haley, and Johnson Highlight USC's AVCA Pacific South Region Awards

    USC senior outside hitter Samantha Bricio was chosen for AVCA Division I Regional honors for the fourth time

    12/04/2015

    Trojans Trample Toreros in Three For NCAA Regional Semifinal Berth

    USC senior outside hitter Samantha Bricio had 21 kills and hit .462 in a sweep of San Diego

    2015
    Taylor Whittingham is in her junior season as a libero for the Women of Troy.

    2014
    As a sophomore, Whittingham received AVCA All-America honorable mentionAVCA All-Pacific South Region selection… Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week (Dec. 1)… Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention… appeared in all 32 matches and played in 115 sets… finished with 571 digs to tie USC’s sixth-best single-season mark (Debora Seilhamer, 2004) and had 11 service aces… logged career mark of seven assists at Colorado (Nov. 9) and had a career-high 33 digs at Arizona (Nov. 26)… led the Pac-12 and ranked 42nd in the country in digs (4.97 dps)… reached double digits in digs in 27 matches, had at least 20 digs in 14 matches, and crossed the 30-dig plateau twice.

    2013
    As a freshman, Whittingham appeared in 32 matches and played in 74 sets… finished with 42 digs (0.57 dps), two assists, and one service ace… posted career-best seven digs with 11 pass receptions against Northern Illinois (Sept. 7)… had six digs against Washington (Nov. 15).

    HIGH SCHOOL
    Whittingham prepped at Santa Margarita Catholic High School in Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.… started at libero for two years, and played three years on the varsity squad… as a senior in 2012, named to the All-Trinity League Second TeamAll-Orange County Dream Team selection… as a junior, led her team to the second of back-to-back Trinity League titles… named to the All-Trinity League First Team and to the All-Orange County Dream Team… started at defensive specialist as a sophomore… a three-time recipient of the SMHS Scholar-Athlete Award… started on the varsity squad at Mission Viejo High School as a freshman… helped team to a runner-up finish in the South Coast League and received the school’s Scholar-Athlete Award.

    CLUB VOLLEYBALL
    Whittingham played seven years with the Laguna Beach Volleyball Club in Laguna Beach, Calif., under head coach Michael Soylular… helped her team to second place at the Champions at Fiesta Classic in 2012 and won the Champions at Fiesta Classic in the 16 Open division in 2011.

    PERSONAL
    Taylor Lyn Whittingham was born on July 15, 1995, in Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.… parents are Peter and Tory Whittingham… mother Tory is a graduate of USC… twin younger siblings Taryn and Trevor are 12 years old… majoring in communication.

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