As a Junior (2015)
Appeared in 33 games, including 18 starts … batted .175 (11-for-63) with two doubles, four RBI and eight runs scored … entered as a pinch-runner and scored at then-No. 11 Oklahoma State in NCAA Tournament action (May 29) … stole a base and scored as a pinch runner at Creighton (May 24) in the BIG EAST Tournament Finals … went 2-for-2 against Seton Hall (April 12) … had an RBI at Butler (April 3) … combined to go 1-for-2 with an RBI and a walk in two games against Rider (March 28-29) … finished 1-for-3 with a run scored against Saint Peter’s (March 24) … went 2-for-6 with a double at Fairleigh Dickinson (March 13) … scored a run and went 1-for-3 against North Florida (Feb. 27) … had an RBI at East Carolina (Feb. 22) … finished 1-for-3 with a double and a run scored against then-No. 24 Liberty (Feb. 21) … went 1-for-2 with an RBI at Georgia Tech (Feb. 13).
As a Sophomore (2014)
Played in 37 games, including 13 starts … batted .213 (13-for-61) with five RBI and 13 runs scored … recorded three multi-hit games … drew 12 walks and posted a .360 on-base percentage … went 2-for-2 in stolen base attempts … worked a pinch-hit walk against Creighton (May 11) … finished 2-for-3 with a run scored against Albany (May 6) … finished 1-for-2 with a walk and a run scored against Georgetown (April 25) … combined to go 1-for-4 with an RBI, five walks, four runs scored and a stolen base in a three-game set against NYIT (April 18-19) … finished 1-for-2 with a walk and a run scored at Villanova (April 6) … stole a base as a pinch runner at Villanova (April 5) … went 2-for-3 at Wagner (April 2) … had a pinch-hit RBI single against James Madison (March 21) … had a pinch-hit single against LIU Brooklyn (March 19) … drew a pinch-hit walk against Fairleigh Dickinson (March 12) … finished 2-for-4 with two RBI and two runs scored at Florida Memorial (March 4) … went 1-for-3 with an RBI against Saint Joseph’s (Feb. 22).
As a Freshman (2013)
Appeared in 34 games, including 24 starts … batted .217 (15-for-69) with 11 RBI and 16 runs scored … registered four multi-hit games … finished 3-for-4 in stolen base attempts … went 2-for-2 with two RBI and a stolen base against Fairfield (April 30) … collected two RBI as part of a 1-for-3 day at the plate against Albany (April 16) … went 1-for-2 with an RBI at Connecticut (April 5) … had an RBI and scored two runs against Wagner (April 3) … went 2-for-3 with an RBI and two runs scored against Fairleigh Dickinson (March 13) … finished 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored at Radford (March 10) … stole a base and scored a run as a pinch runner at Radford (March 8) … went 3-for-4 with two runs scored at East Carolina (March 1) … finished 1-for-4 with a run scored at then-No. 1 North Carolina (Feb. 27) … went 1-for-4 with a run scored at Georgia Tech (Feb. 24) in first-career start and collegiate-debut.
At Seton Hall Prep
A three-year letterwinner for the Pirates … served as team captain as a senior … a two-time honorable mention All-Super Essex Conference American Division selection … stole 19 bases in 21 attempts as a senior … helped team win three-straight Super Essex Conference championships and one county championship.
Taylor Edward Blankmeyer … born in Livingston, N.J. … son of Ed and Susan Blankmeyer … has two older sisters, Brittany, who played field hockey at Hofstra, and Alison, who played field hockey at Connecticut … chose St. John’s for its rich baseball tradition and to be close to home … lists his father as the person he most admires … lists Tim Tebow and Dustin Pedroia as his favorite athletes … majoring in communicative arts with a double minor in business administration and sport management.