Taylor Cuenin
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Taylor  Cuenin

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Danville, Calif.

High School:
San Ramon Valley HS '15

Height:
5-10

Position:
Midfielder

Major:
NPB


02/21/2018

Aggie LAX hosts Harvard during Alumni Weekend

UC Davis comes off first win of Suzanne Isidor era

02/18/2018

UC Davis tops CMS for first win of 2018

Larson scores three goals to lead seven Aggie scorers

02/16/2018

Ducks turn back Aggie laxers, 15-5

UC Davis hosts Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Sunday at 1 p.m.

02/13/2018

Aggies face Oregon, CMS during road-home weekend

UC Davis hosts rising D-III power on Sunday afternoon

02/09/2018

Cal clips UC Davis, 11-9, in 2018 lax opener

Cuenin scores game-high five goals

CAREER WATCH: Already tied with Mary Doyle for fifth on UC Davis' career caused turnovers list at 70... Needs two more to catch Elizabeth Landry (2012-15), 14 to match Molly Peterson (2007-10)... Katie McMahon holds the school record of 131... Also stands 35 goals shy of becoming the 10th Aggie to break the century mark.


2017: ALL-MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION FIRST TEAM... Led Aggies in goals (42), total points (53), ground balls (52) and caused turnovers (51), shattering McMahon's previous record of 37 in that last category... Ranked 2nd nationally with 3.4 CTs per game... Also had 11 assists and finished 2nd on team with 48 draw controls...  Suffered an injury late in mid-April, missing the Cal and Oregon games and seeing relative sparse action against San Diego State and USC... Won MPSF Defensive Player of the Week honors on 4/3 and 4/10... Had 7 hat tricks although scored exactly 3 goals in just one game (UMBC, 3/28)... Netted double hat trick vs. Columbia (3/16), plus 5-goal game vs. Presbyterian (3/1)... Enjoyed 4-goal performances vs. LIU Brooklyn (2/12), Quinnipiac (3/12) and Fresno State (4/8)... Nabbed at least 2 CTs in each of first 13 games, including season-best 8 at Mount St. Mary's (3/30)... Totaled season-high 6 GBs twice: LIU (2/12) and Drexel (4/2)... Won at least 6 DCs four times, with season-best 7 vs. Quinnipiac (3/12)... Made MPSF All-Academic rolls.


2016: ALL-MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION SECOND TEAM... One of two freshmen (along with Shannon Cross) to start all 15 games... First UC Davis freshman to earn all-conference honors since Mary Doyle similarly made the second team in 2013... Led Aggies with 19 caused turnovers and finished 2nd on team in goals (23) and total points (26)... Added 29 ground balls and 15 draw controls... Had two 4-goal games: Saint Mary's (3/13) and Denver (4/3), the second of which earned MPSF Rookie of the Week honors... Also had 5 GBs, 2 DCs and 2 steals in pivotal win over the Pioneers... Had three other hat tricks for five total, including key conference victory over San Diego State (4/22)


SAN RAMON VALLEY HS '15: US Lacrosse prep NorCal All-American as a senior midfielder... Twice made All-East Bay Athletic League rolls, helping team to 18-2 record and co-championship in final season... Scored 83 goals with 27 assists, 133 ground balls and 118 draw controls in two years... Two-time team MVP... Also named MVP at 2015 Pacific Highlight tournament.


PERSONAL: Born in Alamo, Calif.... Majoring in neurobiology, physiology & behavior, aspiring for a career in medicine... Parents are Robert & Marina Cuenin... Rob played football for UC Davis in the mid-1980s... Older brother, Kyle (22), attends UCLA... Name is pronounced "KYOO-nin."


Career Statistics

Year GP-GS Gls Ast Pts Shots Pct. GB DC TO CT
2016 15-15 23 3 26 55 .418 29 15 22 19
2017 15-14 42 11 53 85 .494 52 48 26 51
Totals 30-29 65 14 79 140 .464 81 63 48 70