Taylor  Baron
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Walnut Creek, Calif.

High School:
Northgate HS '12

Height:
5-1

Event:
AA

Major:
Human Development

Club:
Liberty Gymnastics

2015: Made vault and floor lineups in four meets during middle stretch of the season, adding beam appearances at Sac State (Jan. 23) and Utah State (Jan. 30)... Tied vault season high (9.675) while adding PR on floor (9.725) in home dual with George Washington on Feb. 8... Went 9.500-9.775-9.575 on vault, beam and floor in road Causeway dual... Also appeared in exhibition in four other meets... Earned All-Academic from both MPSF and NACGC/W.

2014: Appeared in exhibition on beam and floor at NorCal Preview before suffering a season-ending injury... Notched 9.825 on beam in that lone appearance... Earned NACGC/W All-Academic honors.

2013: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Graduated magna cum laude from Northgate HS in 2012... Competed at Liberty Gymnastics Center (Concord, Calif.) for five years, including last three at Level 10... Placed 8th on vault and beam at 2012 state meet, 9th on floor at 2011 state championships... Earned Athlete of the Year honors at 2009 California State Games in final Level 9 season... Placed 6th on beam to qualify for Region 1 meet in first year at Level 10.

PERSONAL: Born in Walnut Creek, Calif.... Majoring in human development... Parents are Tony & Grace Baron... Oldest of two siblings, along with Tristyn (17)... Not many know she's an avid fan of boxing.

Year-By-Year Averages/Highs

YearVaultBarsBeamFloorAll-Around

2014 Averages Exh Exh
2014 Highs 9.825ex 8.650ex

2015 Averages 9.606 9.688 9.525
2015 Highs 9.675 9.775 9.725

Career Highs 9.675 9.775 9.725