16 Abigail Taft
16 Abigail Taft
Height: 5-6
Year: Senior
Hometown: Shaker Heights, OH
High School: Hathaway Brown
Position: F

Enters her senior season already ranked 9th all-time at Brown for career goals (19) and just outside of the top-10 for career points with 43 … 2010: Finished the year second on the team in scoring with 24 points (10g, 4a), while starting all 17 games at forward … Her 10 goals ranks 10th all-time at Brown for goals in a season … Was second on the team in goals and tied for second in assists … Also led the Bears with two game-winning goals, against Harvard and Holy Cross … Named to NFHCA All-Academic Squad … 2009: Appeared in 16 of the Bears’ 17 games, earning one start … Finished the year with five points (2g, 1a) … Scored goals against Harvard and Yale, and posted an assist against Holy Cross … 2008: Played in all 17 games, starting 16 … Finished second on the team in scoring with 14 points, all goals, including two game-winning goals … Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week in back-to-back weeks in October … Before Brown: A two-sport athlete at Hathaway Brown School, Taft played field hockey and lacrosse for all four years, serving as a team captain for both sports as a senior and for the field hockey team as a junior … A four-year starter in both sports, Taft led her field hockey team in assists as a junior senior … As a senior, she earned Plain Dealer All-Star honors, All-Region, and All-Ohio recognition … Helped to lead her field hockey team to the Ohio State semi-finals for the fourth straight year in 2007 … Was named the Plain Dealer Player of the Year as a junior, earning All-Ohio, First Team Northeast Ohio Field Hockey League, and Team MVP honors as well … Also earned All-Conference Honorable Mention as a freshman and sophomore … National Futures Participant for five years … Also helped to lead lacrosse team to the 2008 ISL Championship … Led her lacrosse team in scoring for final three seasons, earned Team MVP as a senior … Personal: The daughter of Peter and Linda Taft, Abigail has two sisters, Lea and Lucy … Concentrating in History.

Taft’s Career Highs
2, 6x, last at Holy Cross (10/26/10)
1, 5x, last vs. Yale (11/6/10)
5, vs. Bryant (9/19/10)
14, vs. Bryant (9/19/10)
Shots on Goal:
7, vs. Bryant (9/19/10)

Taft's Career Stats