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5   Taylor Nelson
Taylor Nelson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Garden Grove, Calif.

High School:
Pacifica HS

Height:
5-6

Position:
D

Experience:
3L


11/07/2012

49er women's soccer travels to No. 17 Santa Clara for NCAA first round game

Long Beach State will be making its third-straight NCAA Tournament appearance

10/31/2012

Nadia Link named Big West Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Year

Seven 49ers earn all-conference honors

10/20/2012

49ers set home attendance record in 1-0 loss to UC Irvine

Long Beach State brings in 1,304 fans

10/09/2012

Long Beach State travels north for crucial Big West games at UC Davis, Pacific

49ers enter the weekend tied for third in Big West standings

10/07/2012

49ers Lose Heartbreaker to Cal Poly 4-3 in Double-Overtime

Mustangs Snap 49ers 13-game Home Winning Streak

2013 ALL-BIG WEST FIRST TEAM
2012 ALL-BIG WEST HONORABLE MENTION

2013 (Junior): Earned first-team All-Big West honors as a defender after making the switch from midfield to center back ... Started all 17 games in which she played ... Anchored a back line that registered four shutouts and a 1.07 goals against average ... Also finished with two goals and one assist ... Scored the eventual game-winner in the 38th minute of a 2-1 victory at UC Santa Barbara (Oct. 6) ... Found the back of the net again in the regular-season finale vs. UC Riverside on Nov. 3 ... Had an assist in a 3-2 triumph at No. 23 Texas Tech (Sept. 1).

2012 (Sophomore): Garnered All-Big West honorable mention recognition ... Started 19 of 20 games played ... Totaled three assists and 28 shots ... Set up the game-winning goal in the 92nd minute of a 2-1 overtime victory against No. 24 Baylor on Aug. 26 ... Also had a helper vs. North Texas (Sept. 9) and at Cal State Fullerton (Sept. 30) ... Registered a season-high four shots against North Texas.

2011 (Freshman): Appeared in all 25 games, making 18 starts as a true freshman ... Scored her first career goal in a 2-0 win over UC Davis (Oct. 28) ... Assisted on the game-winner at San Diego on Sept. 16 and vs. UC Riverside on Oct. 21 ... Also had a helper against Saint Mary's and Cal Poly ... Fired off a career-high five shots in a Big West semifinal match-up vs. Cal State Northridge (Nov. 3) ... Finished with 24 attempts on the season.

High School: Won four letters at Pacifica High School ... Led the Mariners to four consecutive Empire League titles ... Garnered first-team all-league honors as a junior and senior ... Named the 2010 Empire League MVP.

Club: Played seven years for the Wolfpack S.C.

Personal: Older sister, Jordan, played two years on the LBSU women's soccer team (2011-12) ... Majoring in liberal studies.

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