Taylor Wells

Educational and Athletic Background:

  • Roosevelt High School: 2 sport letterwinner, All-Conference in track and volleyball, Senior Classic Volleyball participant, State Track Competitor
  • Grand View University: Bachelors in Kinesiology, Volleyball - 3-time National Qualifier, 3-time 1st team All-Conference, 3-time All-Region, 3-time All-American, National Tournament Team senior year. Track - 4-time All-Conference, 3-time All-Conference Champion, National Champion - discus, Conference field athlete of the year, Academic All-American

Coaching Background:

  • Head Coach, East High School - 3 years
  • Assistant Coach, East High school - track
  • Director and owner of East High Volleyball Club
  • Dowling Catholic Club Coach
  • Iowa PowerPlex Coach, 2022 - present

About Taylor:

Following Taylor’s impressive high school career, she continued both her track and volleyball careers at Grand View University. Taylor had a standout career in both sports while competing at Grand View. She is a national champion in the discus, while setting the school record. Her senior year she qualified for nationals 5 times and came out with conference field athlete of the year. Her volleyball career proved just as impressive. Her teams qualified for nationals 3 times, with Taylor earning awards throughout her career, ending with 1st team All-Conference, 1st team All-Region, 3rd team All-American and a spot on the Nationals tournament team. 

After graduation Taylor became the East High head varsity volleyball coach and assistant track coach. She ran the program for 3 years, along with the East High volleyball club, giving many kids options to continue their volleyball season. She previously coached at Dowling Catholic Club prior to joining PowerPlex in 2022.