|High School:||Ashbrook HS|
Junior (2011-12): One of five Spartans to play in all 10 tournaments and all 29 rounds … SoCon Academic Honor Roll … recipient of the Commissioner’s Medal ... recorded her best finish at the UNCG/Starmount Classic (Oct 2-4), finishing tied for 19th … carded her best three-round score at the Palmetto Intercollegiate (Oct 23-24) shooting a total of 228 (75-76-77) … finished the season with a stroke average of 77.07 and a low round of 72.
Sophomore (2010-11): Played in all 10 tournaments and all 28 rounds … ranked second on the team with a 78.25 stroke average … twice shot a season-best 74: during the final round of the SunTrust Gator Women’s Invitational in March, and in the second round of the UNCG Bryan National Collegiate … best finish was a tie for 26th at the Windy City Collegiate in October … finished 29th at the Southern Conference Championship.
Freshman (2009-10): Was the Southern Conference Freshman of the Year … also earned All-Southern Conference and SoCon All-Freshman honors … led UNCG and was fifth in the SoCon with a 75.41 stroke average … posted five top-10 finishes on the season, including a pair of fifth-place showings … tied for fifth at the SunTrust Gator Women’s Invite and was fifth at the SoCon Championship … tied for sixth at the UCF Challenge and the Administaff Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate on consecutive weekends … tied for seventh at UNCG’s Starmount Fall Classic … shot a season-low 70 in the third round of the SunTrust Gator Women’s Invite … also had her best 54-hole total there, turning in a school-record 216 (74-72-70) … named to the National Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholar Team … member of the Dean’s List in the fall semester and the Chancellor’s List in the spring semester.
Earned four varsity letters at Ashbrook High School … was the Big South Conference Player of the Year as a freshman and senior and an all-conference performer for the Green Wave … also named to the All-Charlotte Observer Team … tied for second in the NCHSAA 4A state tournaments in 2007 and 2008 … helped the Green Wave to a team runner-up finish in the state tournament in 2007 and a third-place finish in 2006 … helped Ashbrook to four straight conference titles … became the first player in Big South history, male or female, to finish the season under par … won Big South individual titles in 2005 and 2008 … was third as a sophomore and junior … was a Junior Marshall and a member of the National Honor Society.
Won the 2009 Twin States Junior Girls’ Golf Championship, turning in the only under-par total in the tournament … won the 2007 Carolinas Golf Association Match Play Championship … won the Dogwood State Junior Championship three straight years (2006-08) … played with UNCG teammate Rachel Uremovich at the Hooters Women’s College Team Championship.
Courtney Victoria Taylor … born April 22, 1991, in Charlotte, N.C. … daughter of David and Kathy Taylor … has three older sisters, Nicole, Ashley and Kim … majoring in hospitality and tourism management.