Gale And Barnson Add To Well-Decorated High School Careers
DuBose Inks Pair Of Outside Hitters In Taylor Barnson And Rachel Gale
Taylor Barnson is a 6-2 outside hitter from Temecula, Calif., where she earned first-team all-Southwestern League honors at Chaparral High School in Temecula, Calif., where she helped the Pumas to a 23-10 record this season, finishing second in the Southwestern League of the CIF-Southern Section Division 1AA. Barnson was a second-team, all-league honoree and was team captain during her senior season. Barnson earned first-team all-Foothills Tournament honors in helping Chaparral HS to the Foothills Tournament and Queen of the Court Silver Division titles. She earned the Southwest Division middle blocker of the week honor once as a junior, shifting back to outside hitter as a senior.
Off the court, Barnson was a four-time California Scholarship Federation member, as well as a two-time Presidential Service Award recipient. She was voted by her teammates for the Athlete of Character award for both her sophomore and junior seasons. She was also Chaparral High Schools' selection for the Jim Staunton Champions for Character Award.