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Taylor Brauneis

S

Height
5' 10"
CLASS
Sr.
Hometown
Crystal Lake, Ill.
School
Prairie Ridge (Louisville)

·         Club: Club Fusion

·         Major: Sport Management

 

As a Junior (2012)

Named AVCA Honorable Mention All-America in her first year at Florida … Led the SEC with 11.65 assists/set … Notched three doubles-doubles … Finished ninth in the NCAA in assists/set … Named AVCA All-South Region … First Team All-SEC … Dished out 1,247 assists on the year and set the Gators to a .298 hitting efficiency, leading the SEC and ranking fourth in the NCAA … Set Florida to over .300 in the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament, as the Gators hit .317 and .315 hitting clips against Tulsa and College of Charleston, respectively … Tallied 66 assists on the weekend to go along with 13 digs, five kills and four service aces … Posted 32 assists with 11 digs and four blocks in the regular-season finale win over Georgia … Served up a season-high three aces to go along with 45 assists and four kills in the Gators’ victory at Auburn … Dished out 50 assists in UF’s 3-0 sweep of South Carolina to capture SEC title outright, tying Lauren Moscovic for fifth-most in a 3-set match … Tallied 38 assists, five digs and two blocks in Florida’s SEC-clinching win over LSU … Notched 40 assists, three kills, two digs and a block in a win over Ole Miss … Registered 40 assists, five kills, a block and an ace in Florida’s 3-0 sweep at Missouri … Turned in a career-high 67 assists with two kills, two service aces, 12 digs and two blocks against Tennessee … Dished out 33 assists with six digs and two kills in the Gators’ 3-0 sweep of Georgia, adding a service ace and a block … Handed out 25 assists and also recorded five digs, two blocks and a service ace in a win over Mississippi State … Recorded 39 assists, eight digs and two blocks at No. 12 Florida State … Recorded 55 assists and a season-high 14 digs in a five-set win over Texas A&M and also recorded two aces … Tallied 37 assists, three kills and four digs in Florida’s sweep at Alabama … Distributed 41 assists and recorded a service ace and two digs in a win over Auburn … Dished out 29 assists to go along with two kills and two digs in Florida’s 3-0 sweep of Ole Miss … Posted 47 assists with three kills, a service ace, a block and nine digs … Tallied 33 assists, three kills and a season-high four blocks in sweep of Arkansas … Put down four kills with a .500 hitting percentage against Mississippi State while recording 38 assists, six digs and a block … Dished out 52 assists against South Carolina while also notching two service aces, three digs and a block … Recorded 35 assists, eight digs, three kills and three blocks against Missouri … Distributed then-season highs of 53 assists and five kills against Arkansas to open SEC play while also contributing a service ace, six digs and two blocks … Added 36 assists and recorded four digs, a service ace, and block against No. 24 Kentucky … Recorded 36 assists, four kills, three blocks and two services aces against Louisiana at the Active Ankle Challenge, including tying her all-time career high in points with 8.0 … Also contributed 47 assists, a service ace, a kill and block against Georgia Tech...Dished out a combined 97 assists during two games at the Nike Big Four … Had 50 assists, seven digs and a block against No. 9 Stanford and 47 assists and seven digs against No. 2 Texas … Started all three games in her opening weekend as a Gator … Had a high of 38 assists against FIU and had one service ace … Had one kill against FIU … Played overseas with the USA BIP program in China during summer of 2013.

 

As a Sophomore (2011) at Louisville

Named AVCA Honorable Mention All-America as a sophomore, as well as AVCA All-Northeast Region and First Team All-BIG EAST … Second on the team with 33 aces, fourth on the team with 59 blocks (0.52/set) and fourth on the team with 228 digs (2.00/set) … Averaged 10.49 assists/set on the season, and left Louisville seventh all-time in program history in assists … Earned nine double-doubles on the season … Setter for the national champion USA Volleyball A2 Team this past summer.

 

As a Freshman (2010) at Louisville

Selected for the USA National A2 team and won the USA A2 Championship as the starting setter … Named Second Team All-BIG EAST as a freshman … Fourth on the team with 16 service aces and owned the team lead with 1,100 assists on the season … Second on the team with 237 digs and reached the 40 assist plateau 10 times … Tallied eight double-doubles on the year … Turned in a career-high 50 assists at the Arizona Wildcat Classic against No. 24 Arizona and followed it up with 49 against Butler.

 

Prior to Louisville

Was nominated as one of the top 50 players the past three years by The Chicago Sun Times and was a member of the all-area second team her sophomore and junior year … In her sophomore year, set a school record for most assists with 879 … Broke the school record for setting percentage, 99.9%, and kills (128), during her junior year … Nominated on Prep Volleyball as a Senior Ace … Playing for Eric Schulze at Club Fusion, her club team took first place at Nationals when she was sixteen years old, coming back from two games behind to win the first place match at Nationals … At age 17, played on 18-Black and took fifth place at Nationals … A Fab 50 recruit who led her team on a tour of Europe.

 

Brauneis’ Career Statistics

Season

SP

MP

K

K/S

E

TA

Pct

A

A/S

SA

SA/S

SE

DIG

D/S

RE

BS

BA

TB

B/S

BE

BHE

Points

Pts/S

2010*

121

31

72

0.60

27

215

.209

1100

9.09

16

0.13

28

237

1.96

1

2

59

61

0.50

4

4

119.5

0.99

2011*

118

33

83

0.70

34

225

.218

1232

10.44

33

0.28

24

232

1.97

3

11

50

61

0.52

8

8

152.0

1.29

2012

107

31

57

0.53

29

170

.165

1247

11.65

29

0.27

32

182

1.70

0

6

44

50

0.47

4

6

114.0

1.07

TOTAL

346

95

296

0.86

90

610

.338

3579

10.34

78

0.23

84

651

1.88

4

19

153

172

0.50

16

18

385.5

1.11

*at Louisville

 

Brauneis’ Career Highs

Kills

Season: 5, 2x, last at Mizzou (11/9/12)

Career: 7, 2x, last at Seton Hall (10/7/11) – at Louisville

Hitting Percentage

Season: .300, at Arkansas (9/14/12)

Career: 1.000, 2x, last vs. Tennessee Tech (8/26/11) – at Louisville

Assists

Season: 67, vs. Tennessee (11/4/12)

Career: Same

Service Aces

Season: 3, at Auburn (11/21/12)

Career: 4 vs. Eastern Illinois (9/3/11) – at Louisville

Digs

Season: 14, at Texas A&M (10/21/12)

Career: 18 vs. Cincinnati (10/16/10) – at Louisville

Blocks

Season: 4, 3x, last vs. Arkansas (10/5/12)

Career: 6 vs. Kansas State (8/27/11) – at Louisville

Points

Season: 8.0, vs. Louisiana (9/8/12)

Career: 8.0, 2x, last vs. Louisiana (9/8/12)

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