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Taylor Cairns
Taylor  Cairns

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Torrance, Calif.

High School:
North

Height:
5-4

Position:
INF


06/10/2016

2016 Softball Season Boasts Dominance in Horizon League

Flames turn out season that serves as one of the best in past decade

05/13/2016

UIC Caps Season Following Pair of Tournament Losses

Flames conclude season with 33-18 record

04/29/2016

Flames Even Series with Wright State after DH Split

UIC to honor seniors prior to series finale Saturday

04/25/2016

Softball Hosts NIU for Non-Conference Tilt Tuesday Night

Flames own 9-0 record in games played at home this season

04/19/2016

Flames Take Doubleheader Split at Green Bay

UIC tallies total of 18 runs with 30 hits during Tuesday doubleheader

10/13/2015

Taylor Cairns

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AS A SOPHOMORE (2016):
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Appeared in all 51 games at second base and started all but one ... produced a .268 batting average off 40 hits ... established a .302 average against conference opponents with 19 hits ... tallied five extra-base hits with three doubles, one triple and one home run … knocked in her first-career homer against Valparaiso (04/12) ... earned 10 multi-hit games with three three-hit outings against Memphis (02/12), Michigan State (02/13) and Cleveland State (04/01) ... collected 18 RBI and had three multi-RBI games, with three runs brought in against Valparaiso ... ranked third on the team in steals with 16 and had two stolen bases against Middle Tennessee (02/14) and Portland State (03/05) ... went 8-for-16 during opening weekend at the FGCU Kickoff Classic (02/12-14) ... led the Flames with a .667 average with four hit and four RBI in the Northern Kentucky series (04/15-16) ... member of the 2015-16 Horizon League Honor Roll

AS A FRESHMAN (2015):
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One of five to play and start in all 46 games at second base ... posted a .263 batting average with the team's fifth-most hits at 36 ... had seven multi-hit games with a three-hit outing against Valparaiso (04/11) ... tabbed three multi-RBI games with a season-high four against Fairfield (03/14) after hitting her first-career triple ... owned six extra-base hits with three doubles and a team-high three triples ... stole a total of four bases with two coming against Green Bay (04/07) ... at the UCF Spring Fling Tournament (03/13-15), batted .385 with a team-leading four RBI ... collected the game-winning RBI in a 3-2 defeat over IUPUI (03/24) ... 2014-15 NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete

PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-year letterwinner in softball (outfield and second base) at North High School (Calif.) ... led her team in stolen bases and was named Rookie of the Year as a freshman ... recipient of the AP Scholar Award, the Award of Merit in the Literature Category and placed first in the Raytheon Engineering Games her junior year ... assisted team in winning the conference title and played in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) all four years ... received the Coaches Award and North High School Achievement Awards in Math and Science her sophomore through senior years ... achieved Graduate Scholar, Charlie Hustle Award, was member of the first team Daily Breeze All-Area and second team Pioneer league as a senior ... born May 30, 1996 ... daughter of Gloria and Ed Cairns ... currently enrolled as a Biological Sciences major

CAREER BESTS
AB: 5, three times, last at Cleveland State (04/01/16)
R: 3 vs. Memphis (02/12/16)
H: 3, four times, last at Cleveland State (04/01/16)
Streak: 8 games (04/12/16 - 04/19/16)
2B: 1, six times, last vs. Northern Kentucky (04/16/16)
3B: 1, four times, last at Youngstown State (04/08/16)
HR: 1 vs. Valparaiso (04/12/16)
RBI: 4 vs. Fairfield (03/14/15)
BB: 2, four times, last vs. Michigan State (03/20/16)
SB: 2, three times, last vs. Portland State (03/05/16)
PO: 6, twice, last at Santa Clara (02/27/16)
A: 6 vs. Valparaiso (04/13/16)

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