|Hometown:||Palm Coast, Fla.|
|High School:||Flagler Palm Coast HS|
|College:||St. Petersburg CC|
Graduate of Flagler Palm Coast HS... Played under Steven Poppe... Named Florida 6A Player of the Year during the 2010 season... Was named to All-State First team during junior year due to his 7-1 pitching record with a 2.26 ERA... Named to Under Armour All-American Third Team... Selected as a Rawlings All-America Honorable Mention... Played with the Orlando Scorpions club team under Coach Matt Gerber.... Participated in the world championships... Also competed at Bethune Cookman and St. Petersburg Community College.
Born October 4 in Chicago, Ill.... Hobbies include playing sports and hanging out with friends... Career goal is to graduate and get a job in the field of criminal justice... Believes his best asset to the team is his ability to be a good teammate... Names his favorite athlete as Derrick Rose... Lists his favorite teams as the Chicago Bulls, White Sox, Bears, and Blackhawks... Chose Saint Leo because of the baseball program... Son of James and Helen Taylor... Has one brother, Justin, and one sister, Jennifer.