Taylor Tonoian

#88 Taylor Tonoian

Pos. C
B/T R/R
Ht. 5-6
Yr. So.
Hometown Saugus, Calif.
High School (Prev. School) Saugus

2020: Started all 19 games for Valpo as a sophomore ... made seven starts at catcher, seven at designated player and five at first base ... hit .268 (15-for-56) with nine runs scored and 10 RBIs ... tied for second on the team in RBIs and led squad with four doubles ... posted four multi-hit games ... opened year by going 1-for-3 with a run scored in win over defending A-10 champion Fordham Feb. 7 ... went 3-for-4 in another win over Fordham the next day, driving in a run ... capped opening weekend by going 2-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI in Feb. 9 win over UMass Lowell ... went 3-for-4 with two doubles and two runs scored in Feb. 14 win at Gardner-Webb ... drew seven walks over a four-game stretch Feb. 29-March 6, taking multiple free passes in three of those games ... reached base three times with a double and two walks and scored two runs in win over Bethune-Cookman Feb. 29 ... also reached base three times with a hit and two walks and drove in a run March 6 against Saint Louis ... closed season with best game of the year at the plate March 8 against Cleveland State, going 2-for-4 with two runs scored, four RBIs, a double and her first career home run ... scored game-winning run in the win over the Vikings as well.

2019: Appeared in 44 games as a rookie for Valpo, starting 30 times at catcher ... committed just one error in 206 chances on the season, good for a .995 fielding percentage - tied for sixth-best in a single season in program history ... debuted as a defensive replacement behind the plate Feb. 8 against Stephen F. Austin ... picked up first career hit Feb. 22 versus Delaware State, scoring a pair of runs as well ... recorded a double and drove in two runs Feb. 24 against Princeton ... reached base twice March 2 at Charlotte, scoring a run and driving in a run ... registered a run-scoring double against Wagner March 3 ... drew a pair of walks in win in series finale at Bradley March 17.

Prep: Played at Saugus H.S. ... hit .400 for the Centurions as a junior and got on base at a .463 clip ... played her travel ball for SoCal 3D, most recently playing for their 18u Gold squad.