Taylor Bloom

HometownBowie, MD

At Riverdale Baptist: A four-year letterwinner in baseball … helped the Crusaders finish the 2013 season No. 43 in the country … as a senior, posted an 8-1 record with 86 strikeouts and a 0.89 ERA … earned second team All-Atlantic honors from Perfect Game USA … rated one of the top 500 players in the class of 2014 by Perfect Game USA and the ninth-best player in the state of Maryland … named the Prince George’s Gazette Player of the Year in 2014 and 2012 … selected second team Washington Post All-Met as a senior … named a first team Louisville Slugger Preseason All-American prior to the 2013 season … selected to the 2013 and 2014 Maryland State Association of Baseball Coaches Preseason All-State team.

Personal: Full name is Taylor Scott Bloom … son of David and Lisa Bloom … has two older sisters, Adraine and Kelsey … plans to major in kinesiology.