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Wood-Taylor.jpg (9698 bytes)#16 TAYLOR WOOD

  • Infielder
  • Junior, 2L
  • 6-0, 170, R/R
  • Fernandina Beach, Fla. (Fernandina Beach HS)

Summer of 1999 - Played for Washington Senators in the Clark Griffith League...The Senators claimed the AAABA Championship...Earned AAABA Tournament Most Valuable Player honors with .482 average in tournament play...1999 - Played in 17 games with 15 starts...Hit .283 with two HR and 10 RBI...Hit ninth-inning, game winning home run to win game over Vanderbilt 5-4 as part of career-high four hit night...Collected nine hits in three-game series against Vanderbilt...Had two RBI in first start against Kentucky...Also pitched in seven games out of the bullpen...Did not have a decision in six innings...Recorded a 15.00 ERA and eight strikeouts...1998 - Saw action in six games with four starts...Hit .273 with one RBI...First career hit came against Mercer...PREP - A 1997 graduate of Fernandina Beach High School where he was coached by Ken Roland...1997 First Team Class 4A All-State selection (INF)...All-First Coast selection by the Florida Times-Union...Co-Player of the year in Nassau County with UF teammate Matt Heath as selected by the Fernandina Beach News Leader...Four-year letterwinner and three-year starter...Career average of .370 and 10-1 record with a 1.63 ERA...Recorded 106 career hits, ranking second on the school all-time charts...Hit .372 as senior with three home runs and 27 RBI...Also had six doubles, five triples and 26 stolen bases...Posted a 5-1 record on the mound with a 1.92 ERA...Played in the 1997 FACA All-Star Classic...Hit .414, second-best in school history, during junior season...Played on Florida Express AAU squad, earning second-place national finish and all-tournament accolades....MAJOR - Advertising.

CAREER
Year BA G-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB HS PO A E PCT
1998 .273 6-4 11 3 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 3 4 9 2 0.867
1999 .283 17-15 60 9 17 4 0 2 10 3 13 3 4 26 45 2 0.973
Totals .281 23-19 71 12 20 4 0 2 11 4 14 3 4 30 54 4 0.954
CAREER VS. SEC (REGULAR SEASON)
Year BA G-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB HS PO A E PCT
1998 Did not play
1999 .333 14-12 48 7 16 4 0 1 7 3 11 3 3 23 37 1 0.984
CAREER POST SEASON
Year BA G-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB HS PO A E PCT
1998 Did not play

Career Game Highs:
AB - 5, several times; R - 2, two times, last at Vanderbilt (5/1/99); H - 4, at Vanderbilt (4/30/99); RBI - 3, vs. South Florida (5/5/99).
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