Taylor Christian
Taylor Christian
Title: Assistant Coach
Email: tchristian@nctc.edu
Year: 10th Season

Taylor is in her ninth year as the Assistant Coach for North Central.  In her previous nine years, she has assisted Coach Hedrick in 5 forty plus winning seasons with a record of 302-129.  Together along with the girls they have recruited, they have claimed a Conference Championship, two Regional Championships and two trips to the National Tournament for the Lady Lions.

While attending Washington High School in Washington, Oklahoma where she graduated in 2002. Christian was a four year 3 sport letterman in fast-pitch and slow-pitch softball and basketball. Here she was a back to back state champion in fast-pitch softball, a four peat state champion in slow-pitch softball and a two time state runner-up in basketball.  Taylor earned all-district honors in all sports and was a member of the 2001 All-State Fast-pitch softball team.    

She also earned honors in FCA, FFA and Who's Who Among High School Students. She was an officer all four years in FFA and was awarded the American Star Farmer degree in 2002. FCA officer all four years as well and received the prestigious sportsmanship award in FCA as a junior. 

A graduate of NCTC with an Associate of Science degree and later a Bachelor of Science degree from Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Christian played her way through college on scholarships to both schools.  She was a 4 year utility starter at the collegiate level for the Lady Lions here at NCTC and the Rangers of Northwestern where she played 2nd, Catcher, 3rd and outfield.

At Northwestern, Christian was the Graduate Assistant at the Wellness Center where she assisted in managing and running the pool, fitness rooms and fitness classes. She also served as a student trainer for Northwestern where she assisted the trainer with all sports from football, baseball, softball, soccer, basketball and cheerleading. 

At North Central, Taylor is also a Physical Education Instructor where she teaches Aerobics, Weight Training, and online PE Courses.  Coach Christian received her Master of Sports Science degree in Coaching and Sports Medicine in 2012 from The United States Sports Academy.