10 Taylor Harkins
10 Taylor Harkins
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mountain Brook, Ala.
High School: Mountain Brook HS
Position: RHP
Bats/Throws: R/R

2015:  Repeated as SAA Pitcher of the Year and First-Team All-Conference... 12th in the nation with eight shutouts... 27th in the nation with a 1.42 ERA... led the SAA in appearances (27) and compiled a 17-5 record including two saves... struck out 117 batters, second-most in the SAA... allowed a .202 opponent batting average... threw a no-hitter on April 11 against Sewanee... named SAA Pitcher of the Week three times (Feb. 23, March 30, April 6).

2014:  Named SAA Pitcher of the Year as a freshman... First-Team All-Conference... SAA All-Tournament Team selection... played nearly the entire season with a fractured vertebrae... 8-2 record in conference play and 11-7 overall record... led the SAA and ranked 30th in the nation with 1.36 ERA... 20th in the nation with seven shutouts... allowed opponents to hit only .225... 128.1 innings pitched with 71 strikeouts... threw her first career no-hitter on April 12 against Hendrix... named SAA Pitcher of the Week on April 14.

Pre-BSC:  Four-year letterwinner at Mountain Brook High School for Coach Erin Wright... 2013 Birmingham News All-South/Hoover Softball team... 2013 Over the Mountain Team... recorded 170 strikeouts with a 1.19 ERA and only four walks her senior season... Honor Roll member.

Personal:  Born April 11, 1995... daughter of Jason and Nikki Harkins... has a younger sister, Colee... father Jason played baseball at Auburn University.