Taylor is the first lacrosse player ever to be named a finalist for the award.
"They played awesome, and it was just really exciting."
2019 ended with a pair of awards for Maryland women's lacrosse.
The two Maryland coaching legends were rewarded for their wonderful coaching efforts.
Julia Braig, Jen Giles and Megan Taylor made the first team.
Potential worries surfaced in the Terps' games before the NCAA tournament — but the team put them to bed with its title win.
Taylor anchored the Terps with 10 saves in their national title win over Boston College.
After coming up clutch frequently at the end of games, the Terps couldn't put it together against Virginia.