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    5  Josh Taylor
    Josh  Taylor

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    New Bern, N.C.

    High School:
    New Bern

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 187

    Position:
    QB


    As a Sophomore (2014):
    In for nine snaps for the season:  6 vs. Presbyterian, 3 vs. Wake Forest.

    Had four rushing attempts for 28 yards.

    As a Freshman (2013):  

    • Saw action behind center in two games.

    In High School:

    • Led his prep squad to as 15-0 record, the 4A state title and its third straight Mideastern Conference title in 2012.

    • Named the Most Valuable Player in the state title game against Porter Ridge after rushing for 146 yards. In the four rounds of the playoffs, he gained a total of 692 yards on the ground.

    • Also played baseball.

    Career Stats:  Shattered almost every offensive school record, posting new career marks for touchdowns (130), wins (42), total yards (11,296), passing yards (7,987) and rushing yards (3,309).

    Senior Stats:  155-of-246 passing for 2,665 yards and 25 touchdowns;  1,159 rushing yards for another 17 scores.

    Personal:  A high school teammate of Wolfpack wide receiver Bra’Lon Cherry.

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