| Taylor Hoagland
Video: I am Taylor Hoagland and We are Texas Softball
Earned 2012 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-Central Region Second Team honors and is a three-time All-Big 12 First Team pick (2010, 2011 and 2012) ... selected to the 2011 NFCA All-Central Region First Team and 2010 NFCA All-Central Region Second Team.
Enters senior year already owning the Texas career record for home runs with 44 ... stands third on chart in runs scored with 154, just 12 behind program-leader Lexy Bennett (2009-12/166) ... checks in at fifth in career stolen bases with 59, trailing current teammate Brejae Washington (20011-present/65) by six ... ranks ninth in career runs batted in with 104, trailing first-place Bennett (155) by 51.
AS A JUNIOR (2012)
Started all 60 games for the Longhorns (33 in right field, 19 as the designated player and eight at third base) ... broke own Texas single-season records with 18 home runs and 59 runs scored ... hit two home runs in a game four times during the season (Winthrop/March 16, Houston/March 28, Kansas/April 14 and Texas A&M/April 29) ... led the team in home runs, runs scored and walks (41) while finishing second with 18 stolen bases and a .457 on-base percentage as well as placing fourth in hits with 58 ... among Big 12 players, ranked second in runs scored, fourth in home runs and walks, sixth in total bases (119), seventh in slugging percentage (.669) and ninth in on-base percentage ... collected the second-most total bases in Texas single-season history ... also earned spots on the program's single-season charts with 41 walks (third), a .669 slugging percentage (eighth) and 39 runs batted in (T-10th) ... tallied a team third-best 16 multiple-hit games and placed fourth on the Longhorns with 11 multiple-RBI contests ... the team's primary leadoff batter, hitting first in the order 59 times in 60 contests ... batted .444 (four-for-nine) with two runs scored and one RBI during the NCAA Super Regional against No. 12 Oregon (May 25-26) ... went two-for-three with a double and home run against Northwestern (May 20) during the NCAA Austin Regional ... record-breaking 16th home run of the season came on May 6 at No. 4 Oklahoma, sparking an eight-run sixth inning in the Longhorns' 12-5 win over the Sooners ... finished that contest with two hits and three RBI ... hit .333 (19-for-57) during season-high eight-game hitting streak from April 20-May 4 ... blasted two homers and collected three RBI in 4-3 win against No. 18 Texas A&M (April 29) ... hit a home run to go with two RBI on April 28 as Texas rallied for a 7-6 win over No. 18 Texas A&M ... tallied a season-high four RBI at Kansas (April 14) after hitting two home runs and walking three times ... opened the series against the Jayhawks with a two-for-four game with a double, two stolen bases and two RBI on April 13 ... went two-for-three with two home runs and three RBI at Houston (March 28) ... hammered a pair of home runs in a game for the first time in her career on March 16 against Winthrop in Honolulu with two walks and three runs ... during the Sam Houston State series, went 7-for-11 (.636) with six runs scored and four stolen bases (March 2-4) ... swiped three bases against Sam Houston State (March 3), the most by any UT player during the campaign ... opened the season with a home run in back-to-back games against Cal State Fullerton (Feb. 9) and UTSA (Feb. 10), registering three RBI in each game.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2011)
Started all 56 games (55 in right field and one at designated player) ... set then Texas single-season records with 15 home runs and 54 runs scored ... led the club with 42 walks, the second-highest total in the Big 12 ... during league play, led the conference with six home runs, 18 walks and a .500 on-base percentage ... ranked second on the team in stolen bases (24) and third in hits (54) and RBI (36) ... carried over an 11-game hitting streak from 2010 and hit safely in first 15 games of 2011 to set a Big 12 record with a 26-game hitting streak ... went a combined three-for-five with three runs scored, an RBI, a home run, a walk and a stolen base in Texas' series split at No. 8 Missouri (May 7-8) ... homered in both games of Texas' two-game series with No. 14 Oklahoma, notching three RBI, walking three times and stealing two bases in the series split (April 30-May 1) ... on April 22 against Texas Tech, posted a season-best five RBI with a double, home run and three runs scored ... hammered a three-run home run, walked three times and scored three times in Texas' 10-2 victory over Kansas (March 27) ... posted two hits, including a double, in a 5-0 shutout at Cal State Fullerton (March 19) ... tallied two hits, two runs scored, an RBI and a home run in an 11-3 win against DePaul (March 17) ... set a Big 12 record, extending hitting streak to 26 games in the Longhorns' 6-0 win over Loyola Marymount (Feb. 26) ... registered two hits with a pair of doubles, two RBI and two stolen bases in a 9-0 win against Cal Poly (Feb. 25) ... recorded two hits, including a home run, in Texas' 6-5 extra-inning loss to No. 4 Florida (Feb. 24) ... posted three hits, four RBI, a triple, a homer and three runs scored in UT's 14-4 win over Louisville (Feb. 13) ... went 10-for-15 with four homers and 11 RBI in Texas' season-opening five-game sweep at the Texas Classic (Feb. 10-13).
AS A FRESHMAN (2010)
Appeared in all 58 games and started 57 in the outfield ... led the team with a .382 batting average and 65 hits ... paced the squad with 17 stolen bases and ranked third with 41 runs scored ... smashed 10th homer of the season in UT's 11-6 loss to No. 8 Missouri at the Big 12 Championship (May 15) ... went three-for-four with three runs scored, an RBI, a home run and two stolen bases in a 10-2 win at Iowa State (May 2) ... equaled a Texas then-single-game record with four hits in the Longhorns' 6-2 win against Kansas (April 3) ... added two runs scored, a solo homer and a double in the victory ... failed to hit safely in Texas' 8-7 win against UTSA, snapping school-record 21-game hitting streak ... totaled two hits, two runs scored and an RBI in each game of Texas' sweep of Nebraska (March 27-28) ... added a homer, double, three walks and a stolen base during the series ... connected for two hits and scored a run in UT's 5-2 win over No. 4 Michigan (March 20) ... tallied a three-for-four performance with two runs and an RBI in a 13-8 win against San Jose State (March 18) ... went two-for-three with an RBI and a run scored as UT downed UTEP, 9-0 (March 10) ... posted two hits, two RBI, a double and one run scored in Texas' 11-5 victory over Ohio (March 6) ... recorded three hits, two RBI, two runs scored and a home run in a 14-5 win against UC Davis (Feb. 27) ... kicked off 21-game hitting streak with a single and a stolen base in UT's 5-4 win over Syracuse (Feb. 27) ... went two-for-two with a pair of runs scored and a solo home run in Texas' 2-1 win over No. 13 LSU (Feb. 14) ... notched an RBI single and drew a walk in collegiate debut against No. 20 DePaul (Feb. 12).
Played club softball for Glory Gold out of Dallas under head coach Kevin Shelton ... led club to a 13th-place finish at the 2009 ASA Gold Nationals.
A four-year letterwinner at Flower Mound High School ... named to the ESPN RISE list of top 25 prep high school players in 2009 ... two-time National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America selection (2008-09) ... tabbed Texas Girls Coaches Association All-State selection in 2008 and 2009 ... named District 6-5A MVP in 2008 and 2009 ... three-time first-team all-district honoree (2007-09) ... member of the student council and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
Full name is Taylor McKincee Hoagland ... born June 9, 1991, in Lewisville, Texas ... daughter of David and Nesa Hoagland ... has one sister, Chandler (16) ... majoring in corporate communication ... Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection (Spring 2010).