Early exit ends Lady Hawks’ title hopes
Norfolk State scores 25 points on 22 Lady Hawk giveaways
Senior center registers first double-double of the season; UMES falls to Lady Monarchs
Candidates nominated for their positive impact in their communities
30 females and 28 males recognized by the conference for their dedication inside the classroom
UMES Women's Basketball vs. Delaware State at Memorial Hall (Photos by Lloydlee Heite)
UMES Women's Basketball vs. Delaware State at the William P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Lloydlee Heite)
UMES Women's Basketball vs. Hampton inside the W. P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Megan Raymond & Randy Stadler)
UMES Women's Basketball vs. Howard inside the William P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Randy Stadler & Megan Raymond)
UMES Women's Basketball vs. Bethune-Cookman in the W. P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Randy Stadler & Megan Raymond)
Batchelor on Taylor: "Chalyse is a natural born leader that brings toughness, intelligence, and consistency to the point guard position."
2012-13: Recovered from preseason injury to serve as a point guard and three-point threat for UMES ... played in 15 games with six starts, averaging 2.7 points a game and making 12 three-point baskets ... made first-career basket at Florida A&M (1/28) with three-pointer ... scored six points with career-high four rebounds at Bethune-Cookman (1/28) ... career-high nine points with pair of steals vs. North Carolina A&T (2/2) ... earned eight points off 3-4 shooting vs. Coppin State (2/18).
High School/Club: Four-year varsity starter at Eastern High School ... led Eagles to the 20th District finals and regionals ... named team captain and member of All-Tournament team in Louisville Invitational ... four-year member of the National Honor Society and Honor Roll ... played AAU ball with KY Lady Retros, Louisville Sting and KY Blast ... led Louisville Sting to Kentucky AAU state championship from 2007 through 2009, again in 2010 with KY Blast ... earned AAU State Championship co-MVP.
Personal: Born July 16, 1994 in Idaho ... daughter of Chris and Liane Taylor ... has a sister, Chanelle, and a brother, Chris ... majoring in accounting ... pregame routine includes eating a small meal, practicing shooting and listening to music ... personal best sports moment is earning runner-up in the 2007 AAU National Championship ... lists her family as people who influence her most for pushing her to be the best on and off the court ... personal best non-athletic accomplishment is graduating high school with a 3.925 GPA ... plans to earn an MBA and Ph.D in business upon graduation ... favorite saying is "Don't wish things were easier, wish you were better" ... hobbies include hanging out with family and friends ... favorite moves include "Lion King 2", "Man on Fire", "Love and Basketball", "Rio" and "Despicable Me" ... personal athletic goals this season are to gain a starting position, average at least a 3:1 assist/turnover ratio and win the MEAC Championship ... personal athletic goal upon graduation is to earn First Team All-MEAC and make the NCAA Tournament.
TAYLOR'S CAREER STATISTICS