AIssue276Taylor Henderson - Myers Park


Myers Park High School sophomore
basketball player Taylor Henderson has been
named the Carefree Boat Club Rising Star of
the Week. The daughter of Dontae and Cindy
Henderson plays guard for the Mustangs. She
serves the team as a leader on and off the
court. Taylor handles the basketball and helps
the team to break the press in addition to
helping with rebounding and scoring.
Last season Taylor was named to the All-
Conference Team and also found success In
track and field, helping the relay teams to the
state championship meet.

As a freshman last year, I made All-Conference during basketball
season, and made it to the state championship track meet as a member
of the 4x200m and 4x400m relay teams. When I was in middle school
my AAU team won the NC State championship.

Taylor is in the IB Program at Myers Park and carries a 3.8 grade point
average. She is also a member of the Evolution Club. Congratulations
to Taylor Henderson for being named the Carefree Boat Club Rising Star.