26 Eric Taylor
26 Eric Taylor
Height: 6-3
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Rock Hill, S.C.
High School: Northwestern HS
Position: RHP
Bats/Throws: R/R

Honors & Awards
2017 Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll

2017
— Did not see any action due to injury.

2016 — Appeared in 13 games — all in relief...went 0-1 with a 7.43 ERA (13.1 IP, 11 H, 11 R, 11 ER, 8 BB, 11 K)...opponents hit .250...enjoyed a successful collegiate debut against Fordham (1.0 IP, 1 H, 2 K)...recorded five consecutive scoreless outings (6.1 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 8 K) from Mar. 13-Apr. 13)...loss (1.1 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 1 WP) came in 8-7 defeat at Mercer...recorded a season high four strikeouts (2.2 IP, 3 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 BB) in 18-11 loss to UNCG...named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll.

High School: 2015 graduate of Northwestern (4A) High School...baseball coach was Mitch Walters...pitched and played first and third base...played on three region championship teams and 2015 state runner-up squad his junior year...went 6-3 with a 3.65 ERA and hit .346 with 27 RBI as a senior en route to earning all-area and all-region honors...participated in North Carolina-South Carolina All-Star Game...played travel ball with the On Deck O’s.

Personal: Full name is Eric Alan Taylor...born December 11, 1996, in Charlotte, North Carolina...son of Rodger and Donna Taylor...mother is a 1985 Furman graduate...chemistry major.