honors

The Trojans have started picking up the awards and honors for the 2017-2018 year. Taylor has earned nine Crossroads League or Mid-States Football Association Player-of-the-Week honors. Check back to this page to keep up with all of the TU awards and accomplishments throughout the upcoming year!

Taylor's teams have also found success, with the men's and women's golf programs setting new 18 and 36-hole scoring records and women's soccer matching its highest ranking. TU has also scored wins over Top-25 foes, as volleyball defeated No. 17 Jamestown and No. 20 Indiana Wesleyan.

Taylor has had five teams gain attention in the NAIA Top-25 Poll, with women's soccer, men's cross country, women's cross country and men's golf all cracking the Top-25. Women's golf has also received votes in the Top-25 Poll.

Fans will be able to keep track of all the individual honors awarded to Trojan student-athletes throughout the year by checking out this page. Fans can also read the press release associated with the award, or check out the player's bio page by clicking on the link of the player's name or the award.

Fans can also take a look back at Taylor's honors and accomplishments from previous seasons at the links provided.

-2016-2017 Honors Page
-2015-2016 Honors Page
-2014-2015 Honors Page
-2013-2014 Honors Page
-2012-2013 Honors Page


Baseball - Season Not Started

   

Men's Basketball - Season Not Started

   

Women's Basketball - Season Not Started

   

Men's Cross Country - Ranked Inside NAIA Top-25, Won IWU Invite, Won Crossroads League Preview

Ben Byrd Recorded Top-5 Finish at Indiana Wesleyan Invite (Sept. 8) 
Recorded Top-5 Finish at Crossroads League Preview (Sept. 15)
Stephen Cho Recorded Top-10 Finish at Indiana Wesleyan Invite (Sept. 8)
Josh Roth Recorded Top-5 Finish at Indiana Wesleyan Invite (Sept. 8) 
Won Crossroads League Preview (Sept. 15) 
Crossroads League Runner of the Week (Sept. 11-17)
Andrew Runion Recorded Top-5 Finish at Crossroads League Preview (Sept. 15)
Hunter Smith Won Indiana Wesleyan Invite (Sept. 8)
Crossroads League Runner of the Week (Sept. 4-10) 
Recorded Top-10 Finish at Crossroads League Preview (Sept. 15)
Jonathan Taylor Recorded Top-5 Finish at Crossroads League Preview (Sept. 15)

Women's Cross Country - Ranked Inside NAIA Top-25, Posted Sixth-Fastest Team Time in Program History, Won IWU Invite, Won Crossroads League Preview

Rachel Blagg Recorded Top-10 Finish at Crossroads League Preview (Sept. 15)
Taylor Bluemel Recorded Top-10 Finish at Indiana Wesleyan Invite (Sept. 8) 
Recorded Top-5 Finish at Crossroads League Preview (Sept. 15)
Michelle Franch Recorded Top-10 Finish at Crossroads League Preview (Sept. 15)
Sarah Harden Recorded Top-5 Finish at Indiana Wesleyan Invite (Sept. 8)
Posted Eighth-Fastest Individual Time in TU Program History (Sept. 8)
Crossroads League Runner of the Week (Sept. 4-10) 
Recorded Top-5 Finish at Crossroads League Preview (Sept. 15)
Naomi Noyes Recorded Top-10 Finish at Indiana Wesleyan Invite (Sept. 8)
Livy Schroder Recorded Top-5 Finish at Indiana Wesleyan Invite (Sept. 8) 
Recorded Top-5 Finish at Crossroads League Preview (Sept. 15)

Football - Season In Progress

Dovi Gamble MSFA Mideast League Special Teams Player of the Week (Sept. 18-24)

Men's Golf - Ranked Inside NAIA Top-25, Won Grant County Cup, Won Battle at Blackthorn, Won Spring Arbor Fall Classic, Set New TU 18 and 36-Hole Team Scoring Records

Alec Dutkowski Recorded Top-5 Finish at Wolfpack Invitational (Sept. 11-12) 
Won Battle at Blackthorn (Sept. 15-16) 
Set Taylor Record for Lowest 36-Hole Score (Sept. 16) 
Recorded Top-5 Finish at Spring Arbor Fall Classic (Sept. 18) 
Set Taylor Record for Lowest 18-Hole Score (Sept. 18)
Mitch Lamping Recorded Top-10 Finish at Wolfpack Invitational (Sept. 11-12) 
Recorded Top-5 Finish at Battle at Blackthorn (Sept. 15-16) 
Recorded Top-5 Finish at Spring Arbor Fall Classic (Sept. 18)
Jeremy Ray Recorded Top-10 Finish at Battle at Blackthorn (Sept. 15-16)
Trey Turner Recorded Top-10 Finish at Battle at Blackthorn (Sept. 15-16) 
Recorded Top-5 Finish at Spring Arbor Fall Classic (Sept. 18)
Nick Waskom Recorded Top-10 Finish at Battle at Blackthorn (Sept. 15-16) 
Recorded Top-10 Finish at Spring Arbor Fall Classic (Sept. 18)

Women's Golf - Received Votes in NAIA Top-25, Won IWU Fall Invite, Set New 18 and 36-Hole Team Scoring Records

Elizabeth Jackson Recorded Top-10 Finish at Indiana Wesleyan Invite (Sept. 1-2)
Nicole Jung Won Indiana Wesleyan Invite (Sept. 1-2) 
Won Battle at Blackthorn (Sept. 15-16)
Maddie Thomas Recorded Top-5 Finish at Indiana Wesleyan Invite (Sept. 1-2) 
Recorded Top-5 Finish at Battle at Blackthorn (Sept. 15-16)

Men's Soccer - Season In Progress

Drew Sezonov              Crossroads League Defender of the Week (Aug. 21-27)

Women's Soccer - Matched Program's Highest Top-25 Ranking (16th)

Bailey Zehr Crossroads League Offensive Player of the Week (Aug. 28 - Sept. 4)

Softball - Season Not Started

   

Men's Tennis - Season In Progress

Christen Jacquottet Crossroads League Player of the Week (Sept. 18-24)

Women's Tennis - Season In Progress

   

Men's Indoor Track and Field - Season Not Started

   

Women's Indoor Track and Field - Season Not Started

   

Men's Outdoor Track and Field - Season Not Started

   

Women's Outdoor Track and Field - Season Not Started

   

Volleyball - Defeated No. 17 Jamestown, Defeated No. 20 Indiana Wesleyan

Becca Gerig Crossroads League Attacker of the Week (Aug. 21-28) 
Became 21st Member of 1,000-Kill Club at Taylor (Sept. 1) 
Became Member of 1,000-Dig Club at Taylor (Sept. 9)
Haley Harrell Crossroads League Setter of the Week (Sept. 4-10)