"Taler is one of the fittest girls on the team, thus far. She is quick, athletic and has a ton of potential. She has the ability to get to the next level of play and we expect big things from her." -Head Coach Paul Peck
2013-14: Amassed a 16-3 singles record as a freshman ... claimed one individual victory over Navy at the Quinnipiac Invitational ... claimed five singles victories against Patriot League opponents ... went 11-1 in doubles play, splitting the season with four partners ... collected a perfect 3-0 record with Kelly Daniel ... went 4-1 with Eva Sung ... claimed three Patriot League victories and a 3-0 record with Maya Parker ... finished the season paired with Haley O'Connor and claimed a victory over Manhattan ... won Flight D backdraw singles title at West Point Invitational (Sept. 29)... named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
Background: A three-star recruit from Meadows school...coached by Scott Schneider...was her high school team's Most Valuable Player from 2010-2013...earned major awards including, 2012 Nevada No Quit Award and 2010 Nevada Scholar-Athlete of the Year... in 2010 she played a major role in becoming state doubles finalist, regional doubles state champion, state championship team member and regional state champion teammate ...2011-12 doubles state champion...received academic honors and was an All-American scholar in 2009-10...in the national honors and cum laude societies.
Personal: Taler J. Brazell...daughter of Jeanette Koanoi and Richard Brazell... born on Sept. 14, 1994 in Fremont, Calif. ...twin sister Amanda plays Tennis at Wheaton College... shaved head three times to raise money for St. Baldricks charity...Company B3...major is undeclared.