Tayla Foster

#32 Tayla Foster

HT. 5' 10"
YR. So.
HOMETOWN Madisonville, Ky.
PREV. SCHOOL Madisonville North Hopkins HS

As a Sophomore, 2011-12 Season: Played in 23 games while registering 10 starts… Second on the team in points (8.6 ppg) and rebounds (4.6 rpg) per game… Scored in double-digits in 10 games… Posted double-figures for seven consecutive games while averaging 15.2 ppg during the span before being sidelined due to injury… Had three 20-plus scoring games including, a season-high 22 points vs. Austin Peay (12/29/11)… Registered three double-doubles this season, including 18 points and 10 rebounds vs. Southern Illinois (11/22/11)… Shot a team-best 83.0 percent from the free-throw line… Finished the season with a total of 197 points and 105 rebounds… Pulled down 11 rebounds twice against UT Martin (1/2/12) and Jacksonville State (1/7/12)…

As a Freshman, 2010-11 Season: Led the team in scoring... Named to the 2011 All-OVC Newcomer team... Ranked seventh in the league in field goal percentage and 15th in scoring... Posted double-digits in scoring 16 times, including a season-high 33 points to go with 11 rebounds versus SIU Edwardsville (2/8/11)...  Had five 20-plus scoring games and finished the season with two double-doubles... Was named the OVC Newcomer of the Week twice in February... Posted 22 points to go with nine rebounds vs. Jacksonville State (1/20/11)... Tallied 24 points at Morehead State (1/27/11)... Just missed a double-double with 20 points and nine rebounds vs. Eastern Kentucky (1/29/11)... Poured in 25 points vs. UT Martin (2/5/11)... Suffered an ankle injury towards the end of the season and missed three games...

At Madisonville North Hopkins HS: Started all four years... Averaged 21.4 points, 10.1 rebounds, 3.0 steals and 2.0 blocks as a senior... Named the KABC Region 2 Player of the Year as a senior ... Shot 50.7 percent from the field and helped her team to a 21-6 record in 2009-10... Finished high school career as the all-time leading scorer in the program's history with 1,807 points... Named to the all-district team for three consecutive years while receiving all-region honors twice


Major: Undecided
Daughter of: Shantise Foster
Birthday: May 14