Aug. 22, 2015
COLUMBUS, Ohio – This time next week, the Buckeyes will have already had a match in the books and be prepping for two more to wrap up the opening weekend of the 2015 season at the Rumble in the Rockies (August 28-29).
Taylor Hughes, a freshman setter, dons the No. 6 jersey shared a few thoughts with OhioStateBuckeyes.com in another issue of ‘Countdown Close-Up.’
Taylor Hughes – 6-foot-1 – Freshman – Setter
Carroll, Ohio – Bloom-Carroll H.S.
Favorite restaurant? Chipotle
Favorite TV show? Orange is the New Black
Favorite vacation spot? Bora Bora
Favorite musical artist? Justin Timberlake
Favorite thing to do in Columbus? Columbus Zoo!
#1 thing on bucket list? Sky dive
Special talents? Juggler
Have dinner with anyone – who? Johnny Depp
Biggest pet peeve? People walking slow
Hughes enrolled early and began taking classes during the Spring 2015 semester. She was invited to and participated in the USA Volleyball National Team Tryouts (Feb. 20-22) at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado.
The three-time All-Ohio performer was recognized by Prep Volleyball as the 35th-ranked high school senior in the country. Her sister, Ashley, donned the Scarlet & Gray from 2006-09.