OSU's Jodie Taylor Selected As Pac-10 Freshman Of The Year

Nov. 11, 2004

Corvallis, Ore.- - OSU's Jodie Taylor was selected as women soccer's Pac-10 Freshman of the Year this week. Taylor is a forward from Wallasey, Merseyside, England. The freshman helped lead the Beavers to a 10-9-1 overall record and a seventh place finish (4-4-1) in Pac-10 action. OSU claimed its first 10-win season since 2001. She leads the Pac-10 in points (32), points per game (1.60), goals (15) and goals per game (0.75). Taylor is tied for ninth on OSU's all-time career goals list (15) and tied for second in goals in a single season with Val Williams (1995). She also ranks third in points (32) during a single season. Taylor is the first Oregon State women's soccer player to receive the Pac-10 Freshman of the year honor since its inception in 1998.