Female Athlete of the Week: Boca Ciega's Tamara Taylor



MORE from our HomeTeam writers.

More Video

HomeTeam Hot Shots
Vote for the top male and female athletes from the bay area
Jessica Babcock, volleyball, River Ridge
Courtney Coleman, swimming, Shorecrest
Reagan Huet, volleyball, Bloomingdale
Connor McKay, swimming, Land O'Lakes
Ariana Mosley, volleyball, Tampa Prep
Anna Vollmer, volleyball, Calvary Christian
Diontae Johnson, football, Lennard
Ryan Marsh, football, Mitchell
Parker Phillips, swimming, Land O'Lakes
Dante Satcher, football, Countryside
Tyler Small, swimming, Indian Rocks Christian
Garrett Young, football, Cambridge Christian



Wed. December 15, 2010 | Bob Putnam | Email

Boca Ciega senior guard/forward Tamara Taylor scored 45 points and had 13 assists and nine rebounds in a victory over Indian Rocks Christian in the championship game of a tournament the Golden Eagles hosted.  Not too shabby for our player of the week.

And the honors keep coming as Taylor has been nominated for the McDonald’s All American girls basketball game, which features the top high school players. Coach Will White said a McDonald’s representative contacted him to say Taylor is being considered for the March 30 event, which will be held at the United Center in Chicago and will be televised on ESPNU.

Taylor, a USF signee, has led Boca Ciega to three straight final four appearances and surpassed the 1,000-point career mark before the season started.

Players in post

Teams in post


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours