Taylor Ellsworth - Softball - Arkansas Razorbacks

#17 Taylor Ellsworth

C/UTL | Gr. | 5-5 | R/R | Georgetown, Texas | Georgetown HS / Texas

AT TEXAS: Played at Texas for five seasons (2017-21), appearing in 171 games and making 162 starts … During her career was named NFCA All-Region Second Team (2021), NFCA All-Region First Team (2017), All-Big 12 First Team (2017), Big 12 All-Freshman Team (2017) … In her Texas career totaled a .320/.387/.482 slash line with 144 hits, 25 doubles, 16 home runs, 54 walks and 89 RBI … Helped Texas to a 43-11 record and Super Regional appearance in 2021, ranking second on the team with a .372 batting average and nine doubles … Also logged a career-high 31 RBI … Hit well in the postseason, recording a hit in five of seven NCAA Tournament games … Played in 20 games over the 2019 and 2020 seasons due to an injury in 2019 and COVID-19 shortening the 2020 campaign … Drew a team-best 29 walks in 2018 and started all 59 games while hitting .244 … As a freshman in 2017, led the team and ranked fifth in the Big 12 hitting .394.

HIGH SCHOOL: Did not play final prep year to join the Longhorns early … Hit .550 over three-year career at Georgetown HS, posting 21 home runs and 107 RBI … Two-time all-state selection … Earned District 25-5A Most Valuable Player honors.

PERSONAL: Born in Austin, Texas … Daughter of Richard and Leslie Ellsworth … Has one sibling, Kylie.