|Hometown:||Yorba Linda, Calif.|
|High School:||Yorba Linda HS|
Schlener used her redshirt season.
YORBA LINDA HIGH SCHOOL
Schlener was a three-sport athlete at Yorba Linda High School in Yorba Linda, Calif. ... played four years of volleyball as a libero, three years of basketball as a point guard and two years of track as a sprinter ... was a two-time First Team All-Empire League selection, as well as a league MVP ... named Empire League Athlete of the Year as a senior ... recorded 582 digs as a senior, 535 as a junior and 487 as a sophomore ... helped the Mustangs to three league titles ... named team Defensive Player of the Year twice and earned the Captain's Award ... was a Scholar-Athlete all four years ... coached in volleyball by Jaclyn Chavez ... was also three-time All-League in basketball, averaging 18 points, five assists and five steals a game as a junior ... played club volleyball with Goldenwest and Saddleback Valley ... was a two-year team captain for Saddleback Valley and named to PrepVolleyball's Defensive Dandies list as a junior and senior.
Born Taylor Ann Schlener on Sept. 19, 1995 in Riverside, Calif. ... parents are Patricia and Robert Schlener ... has a twin brother, Michael ... chose to attend UCLA because of its excellence in both athletics and academics ... favorites include the TV show "Revenge", actress Melissa McCarthy, the Los Angeles Lakers and Kobe Bryant ... thing she likes the most about volleyball is the adrenaline rush and thrill after she digs someone's best swing ... biggest athletic thrill was seeing all of her hard work pay off into a spot on the UCLA women's volleyball team ... hobbies include surfing, body boarding, snowboarding and coaching younger athletes ... majoring in physiology with the career objective of becoming a doctor of physical therapy or an orthopedic surgeon.