Taylor Pritchett enters her first season as an assistant coach with the UNCG volleyball program. She joins the Spartans after serving as a volunteer assistant coach last year at NC State. Pritchett is a graduate of Northwood University in Midland, Mich., where she was a setter for Timberwolves volleyball. She played collegiately at Lees-McRae College, Buffalo and Northwood, all under current UNCG assistant, James Goodridge.
Pritchett worked as the head coach for a pair of club teams, working with the NC Volleyball Academy and the Michigan Elite Volleyball Academy. With those programs she developed team offensive and defensive systems as well as worked with the training of technical and tactical skills. As the head coach, she planned practices for both of her club teams.
She has gotten experience working with programs all over the country, having worked camps at North Carolina, University of Buffalo, Appalachian State, NC State and at her alma mater of Northwood University.
Originally from Apex, N.C., Pritchett is an alum of Middle Creek High School. She earned her Bachelor's Degree in entertainment, sport and promotion management as a magna cum laude graduate.
She started her playing career at Lees McRae College in Banner Elk, N.C. before finishing her collegiate career at the University of Buffalo.
Pritchett was a two-sport athlete in college, as she was a pole-vaulter for the track and field team.
She is currently in her second year pursuing a master's degree in coaching and athletic administration from Concordia University Irvine.