UI Women's Basketball BIO
14 Taylor Pierce

2015-16: Tied for the team lead with 88 3-pointers, second most in school history (21st NCAA)...second in the Big Sky with a 42.5 3-point field goal percentage (12th NCAA)...averaged 2.6 3FGM per game...set a school-record with nine 3-pointers against Iowa State, tied for the ninth best mark in the NCAA...scored season-high 27 points against the Cyclones...grabbed a season-best six rebounds against in Weber State in the Big Sky quarterfinals...made first of four starts this season at Northern Arizona...played in all 34 games...averaged 10.1 points, 2.1 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game.

High School: Pierce scored 1,938 points in her four-year career at La Costa Canyon...Averaged 15.6 points per game for La Costa Canyon H.S. in her 124 career games…earned First Team Calhi Sports All-State and Avocado West Player of the Year honors in her senior season...was one of 16 girls nationally selected for the American Family Insurance High School 3-point competition...she led La Costa Canyon to the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) San Diego Division II championship, setting a new school-record for wins with 32 in her sophomore year...in the 2012-13 season Pierce helped the Mavericks to their first state playoff appearance, advancing to the quarterfinals...she made a 346 career three-pointers in her four seasons, setting a the California state-record...over her sophomore and junior seasons she average 20.6 points per game... a two time CalHi Sports All-State honoree, including 2015 First Team and the San Diego Section Avocado West Player of the Year in 2014 and 2015...she is just the fourth female student-athlete to be a four-year letterwinner at La Costa Canyon.

Born Taylor Strom Pierce on July 14, 1997...daughter of Eric and Alya Pierce...has two older brothers and one older sister--Bryan, Jimmy and Michelle...four-year scholar athlete with a 4.20 GPA...majoring in exercise science.
Position: Guard
Height: 5'7"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Carlsbad, Calif.
High School: La Costa Canyon H.S.
Experience: High School
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