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Josh Taylor

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Baltimore, Md.

High School:
Archbishop Curley

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 175

Position:
Defense


2007: Started all 23 games at defense ... served as team captain ... anchored defense that posted school record 17 shutouts ... earned second-team All-MAAC honors

2006: Was the only Greyhound to play and start in all 19 games ... scored three goals, including two game-winning goals ... first goal came in 2-nil win over Richmond (Sept. 23) ... scored Loyola's lone goal in 1-0 win at Fairfield on Oct. 20 ... also scored in overtime win against Manhattan on Oct. 27 ... tallied three assists and finished season with nine points ... Loyola was 5-1 in games in which he scored

2005: Played in 14 games and started 13 ... scored one goal on three shots ... goal came in 2-1 win over Niagara on Oct. 7 ... also had one shot-on-goal for season percentage of 33 percent ... was a MAAC All-Rookie team selection

Before Loyola: Was a four-year letterwinner and two-time soccer captain at Archbishop Curley ... also played lacrosse two seasons and served as team captain senior year ... earned All-State, All-Metro, All-City, All-County and All-MIAA Conference honors while at Archbishop Curley ... was also captain of club soccer squad, the Baltimore Bays, in 2004-05

Personal: The son of Randall and Jo-Ann Taylor... born in Baltimore, Md. ... has two brothers, Brian and Jason ... majoring in marketing at Loyola