The senior blogs before the Rebels kick off the 2013-14 season
SEC FIRST YEAR ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL UMAA HONOR ROLL
2013 FALL (JUNIOR) Played in all four fall tournaments ... Finished tied for 53rd while tying her career-best round of 72 at the UNC Tar Heel Invitational (76-72-78--226) ... Led the Rebels at the Landfall Tradition shooting a 81-77-78--236 ... Ended the fall second on the team with a 77.09 stroke average.
2012-13 (SOPHOMORE) Played in nine tournaments ... Gained her first career top-20 finish at the UNC Tar Heel Invitational while setting a new career low 54 with a 221, ending in a tie for 15th (77-72-72--221) ... Competed as an individual at the M&F Bank Rebel Intercollegiate finishing tied for 38th with a 76-75-75--226 ... Finished with a stroke average of 76.80.
2011-12 (FRESHMAN) Competed in eight tournaments, including the NCAA Central Regional ... Earned a season-best finish of 41st at the BancorpSouth Rebel Intercollegiate ... Shot a season-low round of 72 on the final day of the tournament ... Posted a season-low score of 78-73-76--227 at the Cougar Classic, her first career tournament ... Named to the SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll ... UMAA Honor Roll in the fall.
PRIOR TO OLE MISS Qualified for the U.S. Amateur in 2010 and 2011 ... Qualified for the U.S. Girls Junior in 2009 and 2010 ... Invited to Rolex Girls Junior, Rolex Tournament of Champions and Junior Heritage ... TISAC Sportsmanship Award ... Two-year captain for high school team ... Member of co-ed varsity golf team five years ... Community Builder Award in 2008 ... Voted most school spirited as a senior.
PERSONAL Daughter of Ira Rubin and Robin Price-Rubin ... Born February 1, 1993 ... Full name is Taelor Price Rubin ... Major undecided ... Favorite color is Purple ... Favorite pro sports team: Green Bay Packers ... Favorite movie : The Blind Side ... Favorite classroom subject: math.
GETTING TO KNOW TAELOR: The favorite course you've ever played on: Seaside Course at Sea Island Resort and Golf Club ... Dream course to play on: Augusta National ... Dream foursome: Adam Scott, Rickie Fowler, and Bubba Watson ... Favorite LPGA & PGA Player: Natalie Gulbis and Webb Simpson ... If you could have a walk-out song before you teed off to start a tournament like softball, what would it be: Fastest Girl in Town by Miranda Lambert, I just love the song and it makes me feel ready to go low for some reason ... Favorite Musician or Group: Well, I can't say I am not a Belieber, I love Justin Bieber but I can't really pick out one artist. I listen to a large assortment of music genres ... What Celebrity would you most like to meet and have dinner with: I'd have to say Rachel Zoe, I just love how she is so different and her own person and I really want to know what she did to be so successful as a stylist ... Best concert you have ever seen: Elton John in San Marco Square in Venice, Italy it was the most spur of the moment concert I have ever been too and the best part was my entire family was together doing something we knew we would never forget ... Dream vacation spot: Bora Bora for sure. I want to rent out my own little cottage on stilts ... Best friend on another collegiate golf team: Allison Emery for Wake Forest University. We grew up playing junior golf together and I absolutely adore her. She is such a great person and friend! ... Best moment on the golf course to date: Winning a playoff to make it into the Women's Amateur in 2011 after hitting a killer drive and tucking a 7 iron to five feet and making the putt for birdie to end it on the first hole ... Best shot on the golf course you have ever hit and where were you: That's a tough one, I might have to say my first eagle ever at Chapel Ridge Country Club in Chapel Hill, NC I made a ridiculously long putt from like 70 feet out and I vividly remember my Dad going into a panic attack ... Favorite website: Twitter or Pintrest ... Favorite video on You Tube: Probably the highlights of Alana or Honey Boo Boo from her first Toddler and Tiaras debut ... Favorite sport other than golf: I really enjoyed playing basketball or soccer ... Favorite motivational quote: "Dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today" ... Favorite restaurant in Oxford: Big Bad Breakfast or Boure ... Best thing about Oxford, Miss.: The entire town is fantastic, great small town, and its beautiful ... Why Ole Miss: As soon as I stepped on campus I knew I belonged here ... Hobbies: Hanging out with my friends and family, baking, and dancing around my room.
THE SEASON: Ole Miss Basketball (2014) - Episode 7 from Ole Miss Rebels on Vimeo.In case you missed it, here are each of the first six episodes of The Season: Ole Miss Basketball:Episode 1 (Season overview, Auburn, Mississippi State games)Episode... read more
In less than a full indoor season with the Ole Miss track & field team, Australian distance runner Daniel Bulmer has had a significant impact on the school record books and set the stage for a lot more to come... read more
What a Win tonight... Very Proud of our team #ProudCoach #Passion #Process #1MISSion-- Matt Insell (@minsell) March 6, 2014 What a great win for our program tonight! This team has come so far! Watch us take on Auburn tomorrow night... read more
Proceeding from 1995 to 1996, we will highlight moment No. 23 in head coach Billy Chadwick's career. This particular moment will accentuate a tremendous individual accomplishment. In 1996, Sweden's Johan Hede became the first Rebel in Ole Miss tennis history... read more
The Ole Miss women's basketball team looks to carry the momentum from a 73-71 overtime win over Auburn on Senior Day this past Sunday into this week's Southeastern Conference Tournament at the Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Ga. The Rebels are... read more
Ole Miss and Arkansas are both looking to improve their Southeastern Conference standing and possibly play their way into a top-four seed and a double bye to the quarterfinals of the conference tournament next week in Atlanta. The Rebels are... read more
Senior Bo Wallace returns at quarterback and will go through spring drills for the first time since 2012, having missed spring practice last year recovering from offseason shoulder surgery."I feel like strength-wise, I'm a lot better than I was at... read more
Audio of Ole Miss head coach Matt Insell's time on the SEC teleconference Monday as well as audio of Arkansas head coach Tom Collen and Auburn head coach Terri Williams-Flournoy. Ole Miss is the No. 14 seed in this week's... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewFeb. 24-March 2, 2014Baseball- Ole Miss posted four straight walk-off wins this past week on the way to two wins over ULM and a sweep of UCF.- Junior right-handed pitcher Chris Ellis has not allowed... read more
To begin this week, we are ending 1995 for moment No. 24. This moment is another first for the Ole Miss tennis program and is the product of a true collective effort by Coach Chadwick and the Rebels.By now, you... read more
Photo GalleryA total of 25 scouts representing 22 NFL teams were on hand at Ole Miss' annual Pro Day Monday, including former Rebel Von Hutchins, now with the Oakland Raiders organization. Donte Moncrief, who participated in the 2014 NFL Combine,... read more
Highlights of Ole Miss head coach Andy Kennedy's time on the SEC teleconference Monday, as well as selected questions and answers from Arkansas head coach Mike Anderson and Vanderbilt head coach Kevin Stallings. The Rebels close out the regular season... read more
The calendar turned to March, but the walk-off wins continued for Ole Miss, as Will Allen hit a walk-off home run in the bottom of the 10th inning. He hit it to the deepest part of Swayze Field, but it... read more