Press

I’ve collected links and screen captures of Andrew’s press clippings. The most recent are at the top.

  • February 8, 2017.  Andrew was named to the 2016 Texas Sportswriters Association All-State Team (hon. mention WR).
  • January 15, 2017. The Waco Tribune-Herald named Andrew to the Centex 25.  This is a list of the top 25 senior football recruits in Central Texas.
  • October 23, 2016.  Waco Tribune-Herald Week 9 Offensive Honor Roll. 7 catches, 127 yards, 2 TDs against Rockdale.
  • October 16, 2016.  Waco Tribune-Herald Week 8 Offensive Honor Roll. 6 catches, 124 yards, 1 TD against Jarrell.
  • October 7, 2016. KWTX news clip of Andrew’s TD against Franklin.
  • Septembr 22, 2016. KWTX interviewed Andrew about the upcoming game against Cameron Yoe.
  • September 16, 2016. KWTX news clip of Andrew’s TD against Marlin. 
  • August 17, 2016. Andrew was named to Lone Star Gridiron’s 2016 3A Pre-Season All-State Team.
  • August 1, 2016. Andrew was written-up in Tom Lemming’s Prep Football Report. “No doubt he’s a winner and a definite Division I prospect.”  He was given 3 stars by the publication.
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  • May 9, 2016. Andrew was interviewed for BearsTruth, Baylor’s 247Sports site.
  • February 11, 2016.  Andrew was named to the 2015 Texas Sportswriters Association All-State Team (hon. mention WR).
  • February 4, 2016. Andrew was named Padilla Poll First Team All-State WR.
  • February 4, 2016. Andrew was named to Juniors to watch: Class of 2017’s Top Centex recruits put out by the Waco Tribune-Herald.
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  • January 25, 2016. Andrew was named to the 2015 All ESPN Central Texas Team (First Team WR).
  • January 10, 2016. Andrew was named 2015 Super Centex First Team WR. This is a prestigious award given across all classifications (2A-6A) in Central Texas.
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  • December 17, 2015. Andrew was unanimously voted 1st Team All-District WR. He was also named to the Associated Press All-State team as honorable mention WR.
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  • November 12, 2015. Andrew got some love from the local TV stations for his performance against 3-times defending state champion Cameron Yoe.
  • November 10, 2015. Andrew finished the regular season as the top Wide Receiver in Central Texas according to the Waco Tribune-Herald. He had more catches/yards than anyone else in the area across all divisions. The clipping below shows his regular season stats. We also played one playoff game, so his TOTAL season stats were 1372 receiving yards on 82 catches and 11 TDs.
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  • November 8, 2015. Andrew received Offensive Player of the Week honors from the Waco Tribune-Herald for his 14 catch/222 yard/2 TD performance in Week 11 of the season against Glen Rose. Link.
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  • September 29, 2015. At the mid-point in the season, Andrew leads all receivers in Central Texas in receiving yards according to the Waco Tribune-Herald. In the first 5 games of the season he had 39 catches for 628 yards and 6 TDs.
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  • September 2, 2015. Andrew was mentioned several times and also had his photo in the McGregor Mirror’s coverage of the McGregor-Mexia game in which he had 8 catches / 216 yards / 2 TDs.
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  • August 31, 2015. Andrew got a great mention on ESPN 1660 talking about his game vs Mexia as well as his recruiting status.
  • August 30, 2015. Andrew received Offensive Player of the Week honors from the Waco Tribune-Herald for his 8 catch/216 yard/2 TD performance in Week 1 of the season against Mexia. Link.
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  • August 27, 2015. Andrew was listed as the preseason best WR in the district by the Waco Tribune-Herald here.
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  • August 10, 2015. Andrew was interviewed by KCEN about McGregor’s upcoming season. The full story can be seen here.

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  • July 9, 2015. Andrew was featured in clips from two local news stations covering the Texas 7-on-7 State Tournament.

  • July 9, 2015. Andrew got a nice shout out in a TexAgs.com article as one of the top prospects at the Texas 7-on-7 State Tournament.
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  • June 26, 2015. Conor Lane of SMU.rivals.com wrote a really good article about Andrew and his interest in SMU. It is available to members only, but here’s a screen shot:
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  • June 12, 2015. Matt Sanders and Justin Gordon of SMU.scout.com wrote a great piece on Andrew. Here are screen shots of the article:
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  • February 27, 2015. Annabel Stephan of Scout.com published a great article on Andrew.
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  • January 18, 2015. As a sophomore, Andrew was named to the 60th Annual Super Centex Football Team as an Honorable Mention Wide Receiver. This is a very high honor in central Texas because it is all classifications combined.
  • December 3, 2014. As a sophomore, Andrew was named to District 9-3A D1’s 1st Team All-District team at Wide Receiver and received Honorable Mention All-District honors at the DB (Safety) position.
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  • November 12, 2014. Mentioned prominently in the McGregor Mirror for his performance against Glen Rose.
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  • November 9, 2014. Named to the Waco Tribune-Herald’s Central Texas Offensive Honor Roll for his 6 catch/110 yard/1 TD performance against Glen Rose.
  • November 1, 2014. Mentioned in the Waco Tribune-Herald’s coverage of our win over Hillsboro (below). Named to the Waco Tribune-Heralds’s Central Texas Offensive Honor Roll for his 3 catch/85 yard/1 TD performance. Also featured in the McGregor Mirror (below).
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  • October 31, 2014. Featured on a local news station’s coverage of the McGregor victory over Hillsboro:
  • October 8, 2014. Andrew was mentioned several times in the McGregor Mirror’s story of the Whitney game where Andrew caught 5 passes for 65 yards and recovered a fumble.
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  • October 3, 2014. Andrew (#11) had a nice catch against Whitney that made a local news station’s broadcast:
  • September 28, 2014. Mentioned in stories in the Waco Tribune-Herald here and here for his role in the Grandview victory. Also listed on the Trib’s Central Texas Offensive Honor Roll for the week here. Mentioned in the McGregor Mirror’s story here. Video of his TD catch is here.
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  • September 18, 2014. Story in the McGregor Mirror about McGregor’s game vs #1 Mart. Andrew was the leading receiver with 5 catches for 57 yards.
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  • September 5, 2014. Andrew (#11) had a nice tackle that made a local news station’s broadcast:
  • July 10, 2014. Great story on the local news about McGregor’s 7-on-7 team with a special mention of Andrew. It can be viewed on the station’s website HERE or on YouTube here:
  • May 30, 2014. Write-up on Baylor’s Rivals.com site. The full article can be seen HERE (must be a member to read it). Screen capture below:
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  • May 28, 2014. Write-up on the Baylor Scout.com Recruiting Roundup HERE (must be a member to read it). Screen capture below:
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  • May 19, 2014. Write-up on the Baylor 247sports Recruiting Roundup HERE (must be a member to read it).  Screen capture below:
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  • January 27, 2014. Photo in the McGregor Mirror of Andrew receiving the Coaches Award at McGregor’s Fall Sports Banquet.
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  • November 29, 2013. Waco Tribune-Herald McGregor-Hallettsville story (Regional Championship) in which Andrew was mentioned as McGregor’s leading receiver.
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  • November 22, 2013. McGregor Mirror story mentioning Andrew’s 2 big catches versus Goliad in the Area Championship. Screen capture below:
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  • November 9, 2013. Waco Tribune-Herald Honorable Mention Central Texas Defensive Player of the Week for week ending 11/9/13.

Information on Andrew Taylor, Wide Receiver, Class of 2017