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

2010-11: Posted a solid freshman season... Played in all 12 events and 27.5 rounds for the Spartans... Finsihed third on the team in stroke average... Claimed one top 10 individual finish... Shot seven rounds in the 70's... Posted her low round with a 76 in the first round of the Winthrop Invitational (Oct. 2) and the first round of the Spring FLing Invitational (March 11)... Finished tied for 13th at the Rutgers Invitational (Oct. 16)... Claimed seventh at the Spring Fling Invitational (March 13)... Continued her solid play in the summer, winning the 2011 Spartanburg County Amateur Championship... A member of the A-Sun All-Academic team.

High School: Graduated from Dorman in December 2009 as an Honor Roll student... enrolled at Upstate in the spring of 2010, but red-shirted 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.

Hobbies & Favorites: Likes golf and all sports… Likes to eat pasta… Favorite movies are the "Harry Potter" series... Like watching “L.A. Ink” on TV… Favorite song is If It Means a Lot to You... Favorite season is the Fall… Likes reading the “The Giving Tree”… Rory McIlroy is her favorite sports figure... Dream job is to be the executive director of a non-profit organization.