Cole Taylor helped lead Oaks Christian HS to a CIF Southern Section Division IV title as a senior.
Jan. 27, 2014
With baseball season right around the corner, UtahUtes.com will introduce you to the new players on the team in 'Getting to Know.' Today's spotlight is Cole Taylor, who was a first-team all-league player at Oaks Christian High School.
What is your favorite baseball memory?
Hitting three home runs in one game.
What is your favorite sport besides baseball?
What do you like to do when you are not playing baseball?
Listen to music and hang out with friends.
Do you have a nickname? How did you get your nickname?
CT - people just called me that growing up.
Why did you choose Utah? What is the best thing about Utah?
I always dreamed about playing Pac-12 baseball. The school and town are beautiful, the facilities are great and the coaches and players are awesome.
Who has been the biggest influence in your life and why?
My dad. I've always looked up to him because I want to be as successful as him when I grow up.
My favorite thing about Salt Lake City is:
What are your goals for this year?
Get a spot in the lineup and win a championship.
What are your pregame superstitions?
Prayer and music.
What is your major and what do you want to do after you graduate?
Business - start my own business.