Betsie Aldridge Taylor

Betsie Aldridge Taylor

Class of 1990

Betsie Aldridge Taylor was a remarkably successful athlete at Comstock High School. During her high school career, she made significant contributions to winning 6 Wolverine Conference, 6 District, 3 Regional and 2 State Championships. Betsie was one of the most coachable athletes to have worn a Comstock uniform. Her willingness to learn and her overall attitude were powerful intangibles that all coaches hope their teams will possess. Betsie was also a great team player placing team accomplishments ahead of her individual goals. After high school, Betsie earned a full ride scholarship to the University of Kentucky where she was a 4 year starter in volleyball and team captain her senior year. She is currently the Executive Director for the Kentucky Nursery and Landscaping Association. She is also married to Juan Taylor who is the current Wide Receivers Coach at the University of Buffalo and recently welcomed their newborn daughter Kennedy. Written by Jim Kordupel

Comstock High School – 6 Varsity Letters

3 Varsity Letters – Basketball

1989 2nd Team All State Basketball

MHSAA District Champions – 1987, 88 & 89

Wolverine Conference Champions – 1987, 88, & 89

3 Varsity Letters - Volleyball

1989 & 90 Class B 1st Team All State Volleyball

MHSAA State Champions – 1989 & 90

MHSAA District Champions – 1988

Wolverine Conference Champions – 1988, 89 & 90

1990 Volleyball State Dream Team – Top 8 Players in Michigan

1990 Fabulous 50 – 50 Best Senior High School Players in the USA

1990 Selection to play in MIVCA All Star Classic

1990 Selection to attend National Elite Junior Training Camp

University of Kentucky– NCAA Division I

4 Yr. Varsity Letter Winner & 4 Yr. Starter – Volleyball

1990 & 1991 Ranked in NCAA top 10

1992 NIVC Champions

1993 Ranked #5 in Nation

Coaching CareerKentucky State University – NCAA Division II

Head Volleyball Coach – 2004 & 2005

2004 & 2005 SIAC Western Division Champions