Taylor Parker Falcon Focus Feature - Dec. 10, 2015
Notable: Returns to team after two seasons off...lettered four seasons for Air Force volleyball team … team captain of volleyball team as a senior.
2014-15 (Junior): Did not play basketball … played for USAFA Volleyball team … earned Mountain West All-Conference Honorable mention honors … was the first Falcon to earn MW Player of the Week honors since 2010.
2013-14 (Sophomore): Did not play basketball … played for USAFA Volleyball team.
2012-13 (Freshman): Played in 16 games, making one start … scored 17 points … averaged 4.3 minutes per game … shot .438 from the field … made debut against UMKC … scored career-high eight points at Wyoming … had three rebounds against Boise State … started against Fresno State.
Before Air Force
2011-12: Attended the USAFA Prep School … named prep school’s Athlete of the Year.
High School: Lettered two years in basketball ... coached by Brad Rustan ... won a state championship in junior season and placed third as a senior ... two-time all-conference and all-state honoree ... also lettered three years in softball and two years in volleyball ... two-time all-conference and all-state honoree in volleyball ... volleyball team finished second in the state in her junior season and fourth in her senior campaign.
Personal: Member of cadet squadron 10 ... daughter of Johnny and Teresa Parker ... has a sister and a brother ... major is behavioral science … served as Assistant Flight Commander and Element Leader ... loves camping with family … hobbies include playing pickup basketball and hanging out with friends ... worked on the assault course during Basic Cadet Training over the summer ... also assisted with Falcon Sports Camps and went camping with family … greatest personal moment in sports was winning the state basketball title as a junior.