|Hometown:||Manhattan Beach, Ca.|
|High School:||Mira Costa HS|
Voted an Academic All-American by the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACPWC) ... Played in 14 games … Scored her first collegiate goal against Occidental (3/14/13) … Collected three assists and three steals against Occidental (3/14/13).
Played water polo and was a swimmer at Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach, Ca.
Born June 26, 1994 in Harbor City, Ca. ... Parents are Tammy Choy and Darren Kamimoto ... Her favorite professional athlete is Michael Phelps ... Her favorite actor is Channing Tatum while her favorite actress is Rachel McAdams ... Her favorite television show is How I Met Your Mother ... Loves pancakes but stays away from olives ... The toughest part being a student-athlete, according to Taryn, is balancing sports, school and a social life ... If she was NCAA president, she would have a huge dodgeball tournament with different schools competing against each other ... If Taryn was stranded on a desert island, she would read the book "How to Get off a Desert Island" ... Would like to have dinner with Channing Tatum and Zac Efron ... If Taryn had a million dollars, she would donate half to charity and give the other half away ... The best advice she ever received from her parents was "Be Yourself" ... Her advice to young people - "Work hard, play harder" ... Few people know that Taryn vacuums with her left hand ... The title of her autobiography would be "Taryn Down the House" ... Her family and friends make her smile ... Business Management major.