|Hometown:||Newport Beach, Calif.|
|High School:||Newport Harbor|
2014 - Did not compete for the Bruins during his true freshman season.
High School – Attended Newport Harbor High School in Newport Beach, Calif. … Lettered three times in track and field and on the football team … Competed under throws Coach Ciarelli and Coach Brinkley on the football team … 2013 indoor state champion in the shot put … 2013 Sunset League champions in the shot and discus … 2013 Orange County Track Athlete of the Year … Placed second in the discus and third in the shot put in the 2013 state championships … Named the 2013 Newport Harbor High School Scholar-Athlete of the Year … Team captain of the football team … First-team all-league selection at linebacker.
Personal – Born September 29, 1994 in Newport Beach, Calif. … Son of former Bruins Jay and Lisa Taylor … Has three brothers named Bo, Griffin and Jake … Brother Bo was a thrower at UCLA … Brother Jake is a thrower at Princeton … Uncle John Wolitarsky held the hammer throw record at USC … Is the fourth member of the family to attend UCLA.