Women's Basketball 2014 – Player Profile

Taylor Carter

Taylor Carter – 23

Captain

Year: Senior

Major: Sports Management

Height: 5-0

Position: G

High School: Western

Hometown: Edgewood, Md.

Awards: 

2014: Wilmington Academic All-Star; Chi Alpha Sigma Honor Society Inductee


Biography

Junior Season (2013-14): Appeared in 24 games as a junior, making 12 starts at the point guard position – led the team with 56 assists last year and averaging 2.3 assists per game – set a new career high with 15 points against Felician in the team’s 81-66 victory on February 15 – scored in double digits in four games as a junior, including 12 points at Chestnut Hill on November 26, another Wildcat victory – set a new career high with eight assists at Nyack on January 25 – also passed out seven assists against Holy Fmaily on December 16.

Sophomore Season (2012-13): Played in all 26 games as a sophomore and first year player at Wilmington, making 13 starts – finished second on the team with 40 assists – scored a season high 12 points against Washington Adventist on December 6 – dished out a season high four assists on three occasions, first at Millersville, and then at Holy Family, and against Lancaster Bible.

Prior to Wilmington University: Played a season at Benedict College in South Carolina for the 2011-12 season – helped the team to a 20-9 record

High School: Three-year letterwinner in basketball at Western High School under head coach Tiffany Silver – helped lead the team to a Baltimore City Championship in 2011 – member of the honor roll all four years – graduated top 15% of class

Personal: Taylor Nicole Carter – daughter of Rhonda Mackey – has a younger brother, Tyler Long – majoring in sports management at Wilmington University with aspirations in becoming a sports agent – from Edgewood, Md. – her favorite athlete is Chris Paul – her favorite movies are “Love & Basketball” and “Friday” – the perfectly prepared meal would be baked salmon, a baked potato, and a vegetable – considers her mom her hero because “she is an amazing woman”.

Year

GP-GS

fg-fga

Pct.

3fg-fga

Pct.

Ft-fta

Pct.

Reb.

RPG

Ast.

Blk.

Stl.

Pts.

Avg.

12-13

25-13

41-115

.357

4-21

.190

23-30

.767

37

1.5

38

2

16

109

4.4

13-14

24-12

45-134

.336

11-28

.393

14-22

.636

40

1.7

56

1

14

115

4.8

Total

50-25

89-256

.348

15-49

.306

37-52

.712

78

1.6

96

3

31

230

4.6