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    Taylor Call
    2 Taylor Call
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Wylie, Texas

    Last College:
    Louisiana-Monroe

    Height:
    5-11

    Position:
    P

    B/T:
    R/R

    2008 Highlights
    • Pitched one complete inning against BYU before suffering a season-ending injury

    Louisiana-Monroe
    Made 26 appearances, including 15 starts and three complete games • Third on team in strikeouts with 63 • Picked up first career win in an eight-inning 1-0 duel against Eastern Illinois • Also had a season-high 11 strikeouts in the same game • Mardi Gras Classic All-Tournament Team.

    High School
    Lettered in softball four years and volleyball two years • Named Freshman of the Year and Pitcher of the Year • Holds record for most strikeouts in a game with 17 • Coached by Heather Damron.

    Personal
    Born March 21, 1987 • Daughter of Rick Call and Juli McCarthy • Majoring in Speech Communication • Enjoys painting, watching reality TV, and her pet snake Punkin.

    Getting to Know Taylor...


    Favorite food: Mexican
    Favorite tv show: Will and Grace
    Favorite music artist: Krisy Lee
    Favorite pro team: Dallas Cowboys
    What do you do to relax?: Listen to music (acoustic/country)
    Dream job: Tattoo artist or plastic surgeon
    If you could go to dinner with three people, who would it be?: Michael Jordan, Ellen Degeneres, and Vince Vaughn
    How did you start playing softball?: I'm pretty sure my dad threw some cleats on, bought me the "prettiest" batting gloves and bat and said..lets go!
    What do you like most about being a Fighting Illini?: I get to be with my family every day and work hard doing what we love to do.
    What you've learned from Coach Sullivan?: To be positive EVERY DAY... the field is your get-away.
    Career Statistics

    Year	ERA	W-L	APP	GS	CG	SH/CB	SV	IP	H	R	ER	BB	SO	2B	3B	HR	WP	HB	SF	AB	Avg.
    2008	4.20	0-0	1	0	0	0/0	0	1.2	1	2	1	2	0	0	0	0	0	0	0	5	.200
    Total	4.20	0-0	1	0	0	0/0	0	1.2	1	2	1	2	0	0	0	0	0	0	0	5	.200
    

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