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Taylor Valladay

Guard
Position
5'7''
Height
Junior
Class
Chicago, Ill.
Hometown
Rich South
High School / Club
Marquette
Previous School
Taylor Valladay - Women's Basketball - Virginia Cavaliers

Taylor Valladay Pronunciation

2021-22

  • Was in the starting lineup for her Cavalier debut at James Madison, playing 38 minutes in the game (11/9)
  • Scored a team-high nine points against USC (11/14)
  • Had her first double-digit scoring effort at UCLA, scoring 10 points, eight of which came in the second quarter (11/21)

At Marquette

  • Played two seasons at Marquette (2019-21)
  • As a sophomore, averaged 5.2 points, 1.8 assists and 1.7 rebounds per game, appearing in every game off the bench
  • Had two double-digit scoring performances, scoring 12 points against Seton Hall (1/15/21) and Providence (2/13/21)
  • As a freshman, appeared in 20 games, scoring 14 points with 13 rebounds
  • 2019-20 BIG EAST All-Academic Team

Background

  • Top-250 recruit
  • All-Southland Athletic Conference
  • Guided Rich South High School to consecutive state tournaments
  • Southtown All-Area special mention accolades and IBCA All-State special mention honors
  • Also ran track and was the Illinois State Champion in the 4×200

Personal

  • Sociology major