|Hometown:||Shaker Heights, OH|
|High School:||Hathaway Brown|
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 ... As well a four-year starter in both sports, Taft led her field hockey team in assists as a junior ... 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, earning Team MVP honors as a senior ... Personal: Daughter of Peter and Linda Taft, Abigail has two sisters, Lea and Lucy ... Undecided on a concentration.