11 Taylan Nero
11 Taylan Nero
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla.
High School: Booker T. Washington HS
Position: MB
m 25
k/s 1.72
h % .246
a/s 0.06
b/s 0.88
sa/s 0.00
d/s 0.43

2017 | SOPHOMORE

Was limited due to a mid-season injury and finished the year playing 35 sets in 12 matches with nine starts ... Finished with 41 kills, averaging 1.17 kills per set, and matched a career high with nine against Saint Mary's (9/1) totaling a .167 hitting percentage for the season ... Recorded a career-best two solo blocks on opening day against Alabama ... Posted four solo blocks and 11 block assists on the year to average 0.43 blocks per set ... Added seven set assists, two service aces and 16 digs for the season.

 

2016 | FRESHMAN

- Summit League All-Freshman Team

Took over a starting role late in her first collegiate campaign totaling 20 starts in 26 total appearances for the Golden Eagles ... Paced the team by averaging 0.84 blocks per set, ranking eighth in The Summit League, and the highest total by any freshman in the conference ... Closed her first season with 118 kills averaging 1.39 kills per set, including a season-high nine kills at home against Western Illinois (10/7) ... Also recorded a season best in digs against Western Illinois (10/7) tallying six ... Posted her only solo block of the year against North Dakota State (10/22) and put up a season-high eight block assists at Omaha (11/6), the most blocks by an ORU player in 2016.

 

PRIOR TO ORU

An Oklahoma All-State Large East selection from Booker T. Washington High School, she earned all-conference honors and was named Defensive Player of the Year in 2015 ... As a senior, helped guide the Hornets to a 17-12 record and into the Oklahoma State Playoffs under Head Coach Shelby Swanson ... Finished her senior year with 344 kills, a .259 hitting percentage and 34 service aces ... Added 76 total blocks on the defensive side of the net to lead the team.

 

PERSONAL
Daughter of Dion and Raye Nero ... Majoring in Elementary Education at ORU ... Sister played volleyball at Gardner-Webb University ... Helps coach club volleyball with Club ONE ... Hobbies include reading and hanging out with friends ... Chose ORU because "I wanted to be a part of a loving, Christian environment."

Recent Games
Oct 26 Purdue Fort Wayne W, 3-2
Oct 28 Western Illinois W, 3-0
Nov 2 at Denver L, 3-0
Nov 4 at South Dakota St. L, 3-2
Nov 9 North Dakota St. L, 3-1
Nov 11 Omaha L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 25 13
Sets 82 33
Kills 141 53
Kills per set 1.72 1.61
Errors 55 25
Total Attacks 349 137
Hitting Percentage .246 .204
Assists 5 2
Assists per set 0.06 0.06
Service Aces 0 0
Service Errors 3 0
Service Aces per set 0.00 0.00
Reception Errors 1 0
Digs 35 21
Digs per set 0.43 0.64
Block Solo 4 2
Block Assist 68 27
Block Total 72 29
Blocks per set 0.88 0.88
Block Errors 10 4
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 179.0 68.5
Points per set 2.2 2.1
Matches started 19 7
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 24 vs. No. 15 Colorado L, 3-1 1 4 5 3 16 .125 0 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Aug 24 at Wyoming L, 3-0 1 3 4 1 7 .429 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Aug 25 vs. North Florida W, 3-1 1 4 8 2 17 .353 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 0 9 0 12.5
Aug 31 at Missouri St. L, 3-0 1 3 3 2 16 .063 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 4.5
Sep 1 vs. Ball St. L, 3-1 1 4 8 4 20 .200 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 10.0
Sep 1 vs. Grambling St. W, 3-0 1 3 8 2 12 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 9.5
Sep 7 vs. Northwestern St. W, 3-1 1 4 10 3 19 .368 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 1 5 0 13.0
Sep 8 vs. Abilene Christian L, 3-2 1 5 10 5 31 .161 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 1 3 0 11.5
Sep 8 at Tulsa L, 3-1 1 4 5 2 14 .214 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 5 0 7.5
Sep 14 vs. Louisiana Tech L, 3-2 1 5 11 3 19 .421 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 3 3 0 12.5
Sep 15 vs. Northern Kentucky L, 3-2 1 5 8 1 19 .368 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 4 0 10.0
Sep 15 at SIUE L, 3-2 1 5 8 2 22 .273 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Sep 21 Denver L, 3-1 1 4 5 1 10 .400 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Sep 23 South Dakota L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at North Dakota L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Purdue Fort Wayne W, 3-1 - 1 2 0 3 .667 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Oct 7 at Western Illinois W, 3-1 - 1 3 1 6 .333 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Oct 9 South Dakota St. W, 3-1 1 4 11 7 30 .133 0 0 0 0 6 0 4 0 4 0 13.0
Oct 14 at Omaha L, 3-0 1 1 1 1 7 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Oct 19 North Dakota W, 3-1 1 1 1 2 3 -.333 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 21 at South Dakota L, 3-0 - 1 1 2 8 -.125 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Oct 23 at North Dakota St. L, 3-2 1 4 8 3 23 .217 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 0 5 0 11.0
Oct 26 Purdue Fort Wayne W, 3-2 - 4 1 3 6 -.333 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 4 0 3.5
Oct 28 Western Illinois W, 3-0 1 3 8 0 10 .800 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 9.0
Nov 2 at Denver L, 3-0 - 1 1 1 5 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.0
Nov 4 at South Dakota St. L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 North Dakota St. L, 3-1 - 3 5 2 13 .231 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 1 3 0 6.5
Nov 11 Omaha L, 3-2 1 5 6 2 13 .308 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 7.5
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2016-17 26 85 118 1.39 39 302 .262 5 0.06 4 0.05 38 0.45 1 70 71 0.84 158.0 1.9
2017-18 12 35 41 1.17 20 126 .167 7 0.20 2 0.06 16 0.46 4 11 15 0.43 52.5 1.5
2018-19 25 82 141 1.72 55 349 .246 5 0.06 0 0.00 35 0.43 4 68 72 0.88 179.0 2.2
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 63 202 300 1.49 114 777 .239 17 0.08 6 0.03 89 0.44 9 149 158 0.78 389.5 1.9
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 25 82 141 1.72 55 349 .246 5 0.06 0 0.00 35 0.43 4 68 72 0.88 179.0 2.2
Conference 13 33 53 1.61 25 137 .204 2 0.06 0 0.00 21 0.64 2 27 29 0.88 68.5 2.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 24 37 1.54 17 85 .235 2 0.08 0 0.00 12 0.50 1 17 18 0.75 46.5 1.9
Away 10 24 36 1.50 15 111 .189 1 0.04 0 0.00 14 0.58 1 21 22 0.92 47.5 2.0
Neutral 8 34 68 2.00 23 153 .294 2 0.06 0 0.00 9 0.26 2 30 32 0.94 85.0 2.5
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Wins 9 25 52 2.08 20 106 .302 2 0.08 0 0.00 13 0.52 2 29 31 1.24 68.5 2.7
Losses 16 57 89 1.56 35 243 .222 3 0.05 0 0.00 22 0.39 2 39 41 0.72 110.5 1.9
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August 4 14 20 1.43 8 56 .214 1 0.07 0 0.00 5 0.36 0 16 16 1.14 28.0 2.0
September 9 39 73 1.87 23 166 .301 2 0.05 0 0.00 11 0.28 2 27 29 0.74 88.5 2.3
October 9 20 36 1.80 19 96 .177 2 0.10 0 0.00 16 0.80 2 19 21 1.05 47.5 2.4
November 3 9 12 1.33 5 31 .226 0 0.00 0 0.00 3 0.33 0 6 6 0.67 15.0 1.7