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Taylor Chaffee

Taylor Chaffee
Class: Junior
Number: 50
Position: C
Height: 5-10
Hometown: Watkins Glen, N.Y.
High School: Watkins Glen

Sophomore Season (2014):

  • Named second-team all-conference
  • Appeared and started in 43 games
  • Turned 11 multiple-hit games and 10 multiple-RBI performances
  • Ranked fifth in the team in batting (.308) and first with 11 home runs and 37 RBI
  • Hit a team-high .500 (4-for-8) with two doubles and three RBI at the UNLV Tournament March 1-2
  • Went 2-for-5 with a home run and three RBI at the George Washington Tournament March 8-9
  • Finished 2-for-5 (.400) in the doubleheader against St. Bonaventure on April 1
  • Had a career-high two home runs and five RBI against UMBC on April 6
  • Hit .400 (2-for-5) in the doubleheader at Albany April 8
  • Went .400 (2-for-5) in the doubleheader at Albany April 8
  • Hit a pair of two-run home runs against Hartford on April 20
  • Batted .300 (3-for-9) in the series at Maine April 26-27
  • Belted a walk-off home run against UMBC in the America East Tournament on May 9

Freshman Season (2013):

  • Named to the America East All-Rookie Team
  • Named the America East Rookie of the Week on April 8, April 15 & April 29
  • Appeared and started in all 47 games
  • Ranked third in the America East with nine home runs and a .582 slugging percentage
  • Was eighth in the conference with 34 RBI
  • Had a team-high 11 multiple-RBI games and had nine multiple-hit performances
  • Hit .321 against America East opponents
  • Reeled off a career-high, 10-game hitting streak March 31-April 17
  • Went 4-for-9 (.444) with two home runs and three RBI at the James Madison Invitational
  • Was 4-for-6 with a home run and four RBI in the doubleheader against Syracuse April 4
  • Finished 5-for-7 (.714) with three doubles and a grand slam and four RBI in the series against Maine 13-14
  • Went 3-for-7 (.429) in a doubleheader against Colgate on April 23
  • Named to the Fall 2012 Binghamton Athletic Director’s Academic Honor Roll

Before Binghamton:

  • A second-team Class C All-State selection by the NYSSWA as a senior
  • A three-time Odessa File Athlete of the Year
  • Played travel ball with the T.C. Tremors

Personal:

  • Parents are Linda and Harold Chaffee
  • Majoring in history

CAREER HIGHS

  • Runs: 2, six times, most recently vs. Hartford (4-20-14)
  • Hits: 2, 20 times, most recently vs. Colgate (4-23-14)
  • Home Runs: 2, vs. UMBC (4-6-14) and vs. Hartford (4-20-14)
  • RBI: 5, vs. UMBC (4-6-14)
  • Walks: 2, three times, most recently vs. George Washington (3-9-14)
  • Total Bases: 8, vs. UMBC (4-6-14) and vs. Hartford (4-20-14)

MISCELLANEOUS

  • Multiple-Hit Games: 20
  • Multiple-RBI Games: 21
  • Multiple-Home Run Games: 2
  • Career Grand Slams: 1, vs. Maine (4-13-14)
  • Longest Hitting Streak: 10 games (March 31-April 17, 2013)

HONORS:

  • AE All-Conference (1): 2014 (2nd Team)
  • AE All-Rookie Team (1): 2013
  • AE Rookie of the Week (3): April 8, 2013, April 15, 2013 & April 29, 2013

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