ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
8 - Taylor Docter
Taylor Docter
Height: 5-11
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Los Altos, Calif.
High School: Castillejia School
Position: Outside Hitter
Major: Human Developmental and Regenerative Bio

Career Highs

Aces: 5, twice vs. Columbia (10/8/10), vs. Princeton (11/13/10)
Digs: 16 vs. Bryant (9/4/10)
Kills: 22 at Brown (11/5/10)
Total Blocks: 5, vs. Cornell (10/9/09)

Sophomore • 2010
Led the league in service aces with 30, averaging 0.31 per set and finished the year with the team lead in kills (198) and was third in kills per set with 2.06 ... Was second on the team with 161 digs collected 31 total blocks, five solo, and was one of three players to see action in all 26 matches this season ... Totaled 14 kills, eight digs and added a block and an ace against Eastern Illinois Sept. 3 ... Recorded a personal-best 16 digs and added 11 kills and three aces against Bryant Sept. 4 ... Had 12 kills, five digs, three total blocks and two service aces against Fordham Sept. 10 ... Added 11 kills and 12 digs in 3-1 win over Rider Sept. 10 ... Had 10 kills, 12 digs and a pair of blocks against Holy Cross Sept. 14 ... Collected 17 kills, five service aces, four digs and a block and hit .441 for the match in 3-2 comeback win over Columbia Oct. 8 ... Added 13 kills, six dogs and two blocks in 3-1 win over Cornell Oct. 9 ... Named to the Ivy League Honor Roll for Oct. 12 ... Helped Harvard to a 3-2 win at Cornell Oct. 29 with 12 kills and 13 digs ... Notched career-best 22 kills in 3-2 win over Brown Nov. 5 ... Named to the Ivy League Honor Roll for Nov. 9 ... Registered a career-high tying five service aces in 3-2 win over Princeton Nov. 13.  

Freshman • 2009
Appeared in all 25 matches, starting 24 …Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week for 37 kills in first three matches of the season … Third on the team in kills with 214 (2.46) … Recorded double-digit kills in nine matches, with a career-high 18 kills in 3-2 win over Colgate (Sept. 4) … Third on the team in blocks with 50 (.57), registered match and career-high seven blocks against Penn (Nov. 13) … Posted two blocks in match against Toledo (Sept. 5) … Recorded a match-high 14 kills and four aces against UConn (Sept. 8) … Posted five blocks, seven kills, and three digs against Rice (Sept. 12) … Recorded 12 kills and five digs in 3-1 win over UNH (Sept. 19) … Posted 14 kills,10 digs and two blocks in match against Wyoming (Sept. 19) … Recorded 13 kills, four blocks and seven digs in contest against Holy Cross (Sept. 22) … Produced a career-high 12 digs and nine kills against Dartmouth (Sept. 25) … Had a match-high five blocks and three digs in win over Cornell (Oct. 9) … Posted a team-high 14 kills, nine digs, and served up two aces in win over Princeton (Oct. 16) … Registered 12 kills, five digs and two blocks in 3-2 victory over Columbia (Oct. 30) ... Recorded nine kills, four digs, four blocks, a career-high three aces and two assists in 3-0 win over Cornell (Oct. 31) ... Posted 10 kills, nine digs and five blocks in match against Yale (Nov. 6) … Collected 13 kills, a career and match-high seven blocks and three digs in 3-2 win at Penn (Nov. 13) … Recorded nine kills, three blocks and one dig in match against Princeton (Nov. 14) … Named Ivy League Co-Rookie of Week for Nov. 17.


Before Harvard

Earned first-team all-league honors in 2007 and 2008 ... Named first-team All-Palo Alto News and honorable mention All-Mercury News in 2007-08 ... Earned all-tournament honors at the Mt. Madonna Tournament in 2007 ... Three-time Division 5 state finalist ... State champion in 2008 and league champion in 2005 ... National Merit Commendation ... Involved in student government ... All student body athletics coordinator in 2007-08 ... Volunteer assistant coach for middle school ... Volunteered for Saferide Organization .. Peer tutor ... Father, Eric played baseball at Ohio State ... Cousin, Anne Dugan plated basketball at Kenyon.