Played for coach Herb Hammond at Henry Clay HS ... Named All-City and All-State and a state All-Star ... Also voted Best Offensive Player ... Participated in East Coast Pro Showcase ... Ended career with .369 average, 33 home runs and 98 RBIs ... Recognized as Who's Who Among American High School Athletes.
Marcus Ramon Taylor ... Born July 3, 1984 ... Son of Michael and Juanita Taylor ... Father played in Cleveland Indians organization, reaching as high as AAA ... Cousin is John T. Shelby, first base coach for Dodgers.