Taylor Wurtz

  • Position: Guard
  • Born: August 13, 1990
    Hometown: Brandon, Wisconsin
  • Height: 6’0″
  • Wingspan: –
  • Current Team: KFUM Ostersund (Sweden)
  • College/University: University of Wisconsin (NCAA)
    High School: Ripon High School

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2016 - 2017: KFUM Ostersund (Sweden - Damligan)
20.6 PPG8.8 RPG2.8 APG2.3 SPG32.5 MPG
GPGSMin2FG2FGA2FG%3FG3PA3P%FTFTAFT%ORDRTRABSTLPTS
3232103914334042.18321538.612315380.450233283911975658
  • 2nd in Swedish Damligan in scoring (20.6 PPG)
  • 12th in Swedish Damligan in free throw percentage (80.4%)
  • 13th in Swedish Damligan in assists (2.8 APG)
  • 13th in Swedish Damligan in rebounding (8.8 RPG)
  • 4th in Swedish Damligan in steals (2.3 SPG)
  • Season-high 36 points vs. Visby (February 18, 2017)
  • Season-high 17 rebounds vs. Visby (February 18, 2017)

Strengths

  • Size and strength at the guard position
  • Good court vision and quick decision-maker
  • Efficient shooter off the dribble or the catch
  • Tough defender and rebounder
  • Can post up smaller defenders

Achievements

  • Eurobasket.com Swedish Damligan All-Imports Team Member (2017)
  • Eurobasket.com Swedish Damligan All-Swedish Damligan Second Team Member (2017)
  • Swedish Damligan Round 23 Player of the Week (2017)
  • Swedish Basketettan North Conference Champion (2016)
  • 15th All-Time Scorer in Women’s Wisconsin Basketball History (1,367 total points)
  • 7th All-Time Rebounder in Women’s Wisconsin Basketball History (793 total rebounds)
  • Academic All-Big Ten Team Member (2014)
  • All-Big Ten Honorable Mention (2014)
  • Two-time Big Ten Sportsmanship Award Winner (2014, 2011)
  • Three-Time Big Ten Player of  the Week (2014, 2010)
  • All-Big Ten Third-Team Member (2012)
  • Reached Big Ten Tournament Semifinals (2010)