Area Guard Prospect Enjoying Prep Life

Reporter Mike Sullivan has a player profile update on area guard prospect Zach Taylor, who recently transferred to Jere Quinn's St. Thomas More program ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Zach Taylor

HEIGHT: 5-foot-10

WEIGHT: 152 Pounds

CLASS: 2011. Zach has decided to reclassify and give himself two more years on the prep level to improve his individual game.

POSITION: Point Guard

FORMER HIGH SCHOOL: St. Luke's School in Connecticut

FORMER HIGH SCHOOL HEAD COACH: Kevin Anthony

PREP SCHOOL: St. Thomas More in Oakdale, Connecticut

PREP SCHOOL HEAD COACH: Jere Quinn

"Coach Quinn doesn't mess around," said Taylor. "He's working us hard."

Quinn is a stickler for fundamentals and team play. He is certainly one of the top prep school coaches in the country.

AAU TEAM: Connecticut Basketball Club, considered one of the more outstanding AAU programs.

AAU HEAD COACH: J.R. Hargraves. Taylor benefited from playing for another highly regarded bench general.

PREVIOUS SCHOOLS OF INTEREST: Drexel, Boston University, Fairfield, Siena, Hofstra, Rider, Sacred Heart, Massachusetts, Seton Hall, Rutgers, and St. John's


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