Taylor Mims will begin her first season as an assistant coach at
CUA in 2013, helping Coach Sousa with the day-to-day operations of
the program. Mims played four years of Division I soccer at
Seton Hall University where she appeared in 68 career games with 54
starts as a defender. As a senior, she started in all 19 games in
the backfield, helped the Pirates start the year with a five-game
winning streak, and posted five shutouts. She was also named a Big
East Academic All Star in 2009 and 2011.
To compliment her collegiate career, Mims was a member of the Trinidad & Tobago U17 National Team in 2008 where she started all three games in FIFA U17 World Cup qualifying. She was also called up to the Trinidad & Tobago U20 National Team in 2010, leading her team through the final phase of CONCACAF qualifying before the FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup.
Mims graduated from Seton Hall University in May of 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in English. Originally from Patchogue, N.Y., on Long Island, she now lives in Washington, D.C.