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Mock expects improvement from Lady Tigers

Posted: Friday, Nov 23rd, 2012


Taft power forward Keitra Mason is one of the Lady Tigers’ best rebounders and defenders in the post. The Tigers will rely on their defense to attempt to fluster their opponents into mishaps. (File photo)


Head coach counting on Wisniewski for points, production

Daniel Mock is frank when evaluating what his Taft girls’ basketball team needs to improve on most after a 1-22 season that had the Tigers at the bottom of the Oregon West Conference.

In Mock’s opinion, the only way to improve is to be honest with yourself, assess the weaknesses and try to combat them in the best way possible.

With a bulk of the roster returning from last season, including OWC honorable mention selection Jessie Wisniewski who led Taft in scoring last year, development can be expected solely on having an extra year of experience.

Taylor Adams is one of the players flying under the radar a bit, having just transferred into the program this year, but she’s capable of harmonizing with Wisniewski’s high-scoring capabilities.

“I do expect us to be an improved team from last season. We lost one player to graduation, so having some experienced returning players is valuable going forward,” said Mock.

For the complete article see the 11-23-2012 issue.



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