•By the numbers: The 6-1 point guard totaled 52 points, 15 rebounds and 11 assists in wins over Bogue Chitto and Piney Woods.
•Coach speak: “The team goes as he goes,” said his coach and father Rod Taylor.
•Just the facts: Is averaging 18.4 points, 5.2 rebounds and 3.7 assists
•Born: July 10, 1999 in Jackson
•Favorite athlete: Kobe Bryant
•Toughest opponent: Jeremiah Perkins (Bogue Chitto)
•Dream vacation: Disney World
•Pets: Has two boxers, Bracey and Brooklyn
•By the numbers: The sophomore rolled a perfect game and finished with a 929 total for four games at the Class II North Regional.
•Coach speak: “He and his (twin) brother (Drew) are staples for our team,” said Guy McCoy.
•Just the facts: Has a 202 average and best three-game series of 728.
•Born: June 6, 1998 in Philadelphia, Miss.
•Favorite athlete: Pete Weber
•Dream vacation: Bahamas
•Pet: Has a cocker spaniel named Wrigley
•10 years from now: Hopes to be a professional bowler or a chiropractor
•By the numbers: Bradford, a freshman point guard, totaled 104 points and 29 assists in three wins for the Academy A South Central title.
•Coach speak: “She’s the most naturally gifted player I have coached,” said Charlie Warriner.
•Just the facts: Is averaging 25 points, 8 assists and 4 steals
•Born: Nov. 6, 2000 in Jackson
•Favorite athlete: Candace Parker
•Toughest opponent: Anna Evans (Leake Academy)
•Dream vacation destination: Rio de Janeiro
• The future: With Veritas closing at the end of the school year, Bradford does not know where she will play next year.
•By the numbers: The 5-6 junior point guard totaled 51 points and 16 rebounds in wins over Newton County and West Jones.
•Coach speak: “She’s a complete player,” said Gina Skelton.
•Just the facts: Is averaging 171/2 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists.
•Born: Nov. 26, 1997 in Meridian
•Favorite athlete: Chris Paul
•Toughest opponent: Christa Reed (Vanderbilt, formerly Bay)
•Dream vacation: Panama City, Fla.
•10 years from now: Hopes to be a coach.