• Biography - Corey Taylor / Baseball    
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   Class   Senior
   Position   Outfield
 Height / Weight   6-2 / 195
   Hometown   Vestal, N.Y.
   High School   Vestal HS
 
   

As a Junior (2010):
Named America East Player of the Year
Led conference in home runs (14), RBI (66) and slugging (.679)
Hit .370 (fourth in league) with 15 doubles and 68 hits
Ranked 11th in country in RBI/game (1.4)
Batted .427 with 31 RBI in 21 conference games
Led team with 20 stolen bases
Had 20 multi-RBI games including 12 games with three or more RBI
Had 20 multi-hit games including record-tying 5 vs. Hartford
Blasted grand slam, two home runs and drove in six vs. LSU
Broke his own school single-season RBI record with 66
Moved into second place in career RBI (147) and stolen bases (36)

As a Sophomore (2009):
Hit .340 while starting all 52 games in outfield
Led team in RBI (56) and HR (16) and added 50 runs scored
Ranked second in America East in RBI and slugging percentage (.681)
Stole 11 bases in 14 attempts
Named second team ABCA all-region
Named America East first team all-conference
Also named to NCAA Regional All-Tournament team after hitting .417 (5-for-12) with home run and five RBI in three games
Led America East and tied BU record with 16 home runs
Team high 14-game hit streak in April
Added Binghamton record 11 straight games with an RBI
Produced 22 multi-hit games and 14 multi-RBI games
Collected three or more RBI in 10 games
Team co-MVP
Earned summer all-star honors in Cal Ripken, Sr. League

As a Freshman (2008):
Hit .418 in 20 conference games to lead entire America East
Collected 19 RBI in 20 AE games
Ranked second in slugging percentage in conference play with lofty .701 mark
Batted .275 with 44 hits
Tied for first on the team in triples with three
Belted four home runs and drove in 25 runs
Named America East Rookie of the Week twice, on May 12 and 19
Was a perfect 5-for-5 in stolen base attempts
Made only one error in 58 chances in the field
Had 11 multi-hit games
Strung together an 11-game hit streak
Had five multiple RBI games

In High School:
Three-year letterwinner at Vestal HS
Hit .569 with five home runs and 30 RBI in senior season
First team all-conference selection
In legion ball hit .463 with 56 hits, five home runs, 39 RBI and a .785 slugging percentage
Named team MVP, first-team all-conference and second-team all-state as junior
Batted .353 and scored a team-high 28 runs
Batted .420 with a team-high 37 hits for summer American Legion team
Also had five doubles, seven home runs and 30 RBI
Named Southern Tier Athletic Conference all-metro division as a junior
Standout basketball player for Vestal
Team MVP as a senior

Personal:
Parents are John and Carleen Taylor
Majoring in human development