Taylor Pleier
Taylor Pleier
Height: 5-6
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Spartanburg, S.C.
Major: Business Management
Last School: Dorman HS

High School: Graduated from Dorman in December 2009 as an Honor Roll student... enrolled at Upstate in the spring of 2010, but redshirted the semester and did not play... an integral part of Dorman's golf team since her sophomore season... led the Cavaliers to three straight second-place finishes in the 4A state tournament... finished eighth at the 2009 tournament with rounds of 82 and 79... was seventh in 2008 with rounds of 80 and 78... finished ninth in 2007 with rounds of 78 and 80... a three-time All-State selection... a three-time all-region pick... earned two all-area honors from theSpartanburg Herald-Journal... an all-tournament selection after placing sixth in the 2009 Fort Dorchester Invitational... claimed top finishes at The Lady Viking Classic (5th), South Aiken Thoroughbred Palmetto Preview (8th) and Anderson Sunshine Classic (2nd)... in addition to her play in high school, has also been a standout in amateur golf... tied for 10th at the 2009 The Blade Classic at Thornblade... posted back-to-back fourth-place finishes in the Spartanburg County Women's Amateur Championship.

Personal: Born on Nov. 28, 1991 in Greenville, S.C… daughter of Jim and Shawn Pleier… has a brother, Sam, and two sisters, Lexis and Jaime… her grandfather, Woody Barnes, played football at Clemson and South Carolina.

Hobbies & Favorites: Likes golf, art, music and event planning… likes to eat pasta… favorite movie is “The Notebook”… likes watching “True Blood” on TV… favorite actress is Sandra Bullock… likes listening to the Secret Lives of the Free Masons… favorite season is the Fall… likes reading the “Twilight” book series… Mary Lou Retton was her hero growing up.

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