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5 Taylor Noga

2017 (Jr.): Played in every set of every match for second straight season, helping Seawolves to 19-11 overall record and NCAA Tournament berth ... tallied double-digit digs in nine matches, including five straight from Oct. 7-21 ... ranked fourth on team with 2.07 digs per set and second in reception percentage at .945 (478 of 506 serves) ... recorded season-high 18 digs in 4-set loss at eventual league champ Western Washington ... other top efforts included 11 digs and 26-of-26 serve receptions against WWU in 4-set NCAA First Round loss; 17 digs and 25-of-25 serve receptions in 5-set home win over No. 10 Northwest Nazarene; 16 digs in 5-set win at Concordia-Portland; and 15 digs and 23-of-24 serve receptions in 5-set road win over Seattle Pacific ... served 3 aces in 4-set win over Chico State and tallied first multi-kill match with 2 kills in home sweep of Saint Martin's ... made GNAC All-Academic Team for second straight season with 3.55 overall GPA ... finished junior season as 7th-winningest player in program history with 80 victories.

2016 (So.):
Played in all 132 sets as primary defensive and serving specialist for Seawolf team that went 34-3, earned Great Northwest Athletic Conference title and advanced to NCAA Div. II National Title Match ... ranked fifth on team with 2.25 digs per set, producing 13 double-digit efforts, and had second-best reception percentage at .960 ... played unsung hero's role in West Regional Championships title run, totaling 30 digs (3.33 dps) and 4 assists in victories over NW Nazarene and Western Washington, including 17 digs against NNU ...  delivered career-high-tying 19 digs and was 14 of 14 on serve receptions in NCAA Semifinals 4-set win over Palm Beach Atlantic, and had 11 digs in NCAA Quarterfinals win over Angelo State ... other top matches included 14 digs and 2 aces in 4-set road win over NNU; 10 digs and 3 assists in road sweep of playoff qualifier Central Washington; and 14 digs in road sweep of Hawaii Pacific ... committed just six reception errors in final 247 attempts (.976) ... earned spot on GNAC All-Academic Team with 3.66 overall GPA.

2015 (Fr.):
Established role as regular serving specialist, playing in 105 of 110 sets for UAA team that won Great Northwest Athletic Conference title, finished No. 13 in final top-25 poll and produced program-best 27-3 overall record … ranked 22nd in GNAC with 0.22 aces per set … served career-high 4 aces in NCAA Tournament 2nd Round loss to No. 22 Cal State San Bernardino, plus 3 aces in win at NCAA qualifier Central Washington … backed up at libero position, averaging 4.18 digs per set matches against Western Washington, Simon Fraser (career-high 19 in 4-set win) and UAF in October … had first two career kills on just two swings in road win over MSU Billings … other top efforts included 8 digs and 10-of-10 receiving in two sets of home win against eventual NCAA quarterfinalist Rockhurst; 11 digs, 4 aces and 19-of-19 receiving in NCAA loss to CSUSB; and 9 digs in road sweep of Saint Martin’s … earned team’s Most Improved Player award as voted by teammates and coaches.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Earned three varsity letters in volleyball and one each in soccer and track & field … helped East Anchorage to 3rd-place finish in Cook Inlet Conference and semifinals of ASAA 4A State Tournament as senior in 2014 … made all-tourney teams at State Tournament and 2014 West SpikeTacular … earned All-Cook Inlet Conference honors as senior … in track, participated in shot put and made State meet in discus as sophomore … played goalie in soccer.


PERSONAL: Born Feb. 23, 1997 in Honolulu, Hawaii … daughter of George Noga Sr. and Ati Lemalu … one of four siblings … interests include ukulele and guitar … civil engineering major.

Career Highs
Kills – 2, twice (last: vs Saint Martin's, 9/21/17)
Attacks – 7 at Point Loma, 9/1/17
Attack Pct. – .200 (1-0-5) at Rocky Mountain, 9/15/17
Aces – 4 vs Cal State San Bernardino, 12/5/15
Assists – 3, six times (last: at Seattle Pacific, 10/19/17)
Block Assists – 1, three times
Block Solos – 0
Total Blocks – 1, three times
Digs – 19, twice (last: vs Palm Beach Atlantic, 12/9/16)

Career Stats
Season  SP MP  K  K/S  E  TA   Pct   A  A/S  SA SA/S  SE
2015   105 30  2 0.02  0   4  .500  10 0.10  23 0.22  36
2016   132 37  1 0.01  4  21 -.143  45 0.34  22 0.17  47
2017   122 30  6 0.05  4  32  .062  22 0.18  16 0.13  33
TOTALS 359 97  9 0.03  8  57  .018  77 0.21  61 0.17 116 

Season DIG  D/S  RE  BS BA TB  B/S BE  BHE  Points Pts/S
2015   128 1.22   6   0  0  0 0.00  0    1    25.0  0.24
2016   297 2.25  19   0  0  0 0.00  0    0    23.0  0.17
2017   252 2.07  28   0  3  3 0.02  1    1    23.5  0.19
TOTALS 677 1.89  53   0  3  3 0.01  1   16    71.5  0.20

Position: Defensive Specialist/Libero
Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Anchorage, Alaska
High School: East Anchorage HS
Experience: 3 Letters
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