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Taylor Baughman Bio
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: October 17, 2006
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
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2005-06 Season:  Qualified for the 2006  NCAA Championships as one of eight freshmen, finishing 20th in the 100 free (49.69) and 37th in the 50 free (23.15)...At the 2006 Pac-10 Championships, swam the third leg of the first-place 400 free relay...Finished ninth in the 50 free (23.26) and the 100 free as well (50.15)... Also placed 17th in the 100 fly (55.76)... Finished third in the 100 free against Texas (51.48)...  Won the 100 free (52.41) and finished second in the 50 free (24.11) against Northern Arizona, Oregon State and Washington... At the 2005 Texas Invitational, swam the first leg of the first-place 200 free relay and the second leg of the second-place 400 free relay... Individually, placed fourth in the 100 free (49.58), sixth in the 50 free (23.10) and 14th in the 100 fly (55.92)... Against UCLA, won the 100 free (51.38) and swam the second leg off the first-place 200 free relay... Finished second in the 100 free against USC (50.93).



National & International Competition:  2006 - Was part of the 400 free relay championship team at the summer Senior Nationals.


Prep: Four-year letterwinner for swimming... Team captain in 2005... Was the four-time Indiana Sate Champion and was part of six State Champion relays... Competed for the Carmel Swim Club and was named most valuable swimmer in 2003... Is a school record holder in the 50 and 100 freestyle... Awarded the Indianapolis Star 2005 Suburban Female Athlete of the Year.


Personal: Born Taylor Elise Baughman on Dec. 10, 1986 in Indianapolis, Ind. ... Daughter of Steve and Juli Baughman... Major is marketing.



Personal Bests:

50 free - 23.05

100 free ?- 49.58

100 fly ?- 55.55


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