Scott Taylor
Scott Taylor
Height: 5-9
Weight: 155
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Arab, Ala.
High School: Arab HS

 

2015-16: Named to Southern Athletic Association Swimming and Diving All-Sportsmanship team and earned SAA Winter Academic Honor Roll honors … competed in two A events and four B events in the SAA Championships as a junior … placed seventh in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:28.09), fifth in the 200-yard IM (1:57.40), sixth in the 100-yard backstroke (53.20), seventh in the 200-yard medley relay (1:36.67), ninth in the 200-yard backstroke (1:57.15), and seventh in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:10.11) … hold the BSC school record for the 200-yard medley relay.

 

2014-15:  Placed in three 'A' finals at the SAA Championship... holds the 200 medley relay record... SAA finishes:  2nd, 200 IM (1:53.78); 4th, 100 back (52.82); 4th, 200 back (1:55.78).

 

2013-14: Earned SAA All-Conference First Team honors … competed in seven A events at the SAA Championships as a freshman … placed third in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:27.11), first in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:05.75-SAA record), third in the 200-yard IM (1:55.92), first in the 400-yard medley relay (3:25.97), first in the 200-yard medley relay (1:33.47), second in the 100-yard backstroke (52.65), and second in the 200-yard backstroke (1:57.41).

 

Pre-BSC: Was a six-year letter winner at Arab HS swimming for coach Anne-Marie Graves... also swam for Mountain Valley Aquatics and Coach Barbara Belyea... an AHSAA State Finalist in each of his 6 years swimming for Arab... an NCSA Jr. National Qualifier his senior season... the same year he was named USA Swimming Scholastic HS All-American... named Huntsville Times Elite swim team member in his freshman, junior, and senior seasons... North Alabama High School Swim League Championship team member in 2012 and 2013 as well as the Cullman Invitational All-Star team... a member of American Legion Boys State, Beta Club, Math team, Scholars Bowl, and All-County Scholastic Team.

 

Personal: Born June 28, 1995... son of Jo Ann Taylor and Rob Taylor... has 4 siblings, Stephen Taylor, Crystal Anderson, Jeff Taylor, and Wes Taylor... majoring in biology.