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Taja Cummings
Taja  Cummings
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Alpharetta, Ga.

High School:
St. Francis

Height:
5-6

Position:
Guard


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2017-18 (Freshman): Took the court in 11 games for Tech...Made collegiate debut in season-opener at App State (11/10) and scored her first bucket...Contributed two rebounds, two assists and one steal in home opener against SC State (11/12)...Played two minutes against UT Arlington (12/10) and hit a field goal to finish with two points...Played seven minutes against Charleston Southern (12/19) and recorded an assist...Saw one minute of playing time in Tech's win over southern Miss (12/21)...Saw two minutes of playing time in Tech's win over Clemson (12/31)...Took the floor for four minutes at No. 19 Duke (2/1) and attempted a pair of field goals...In Tech's WNIT win over Bethune-Cookman (3/15) contributed seven minutes of playing time and pulled down a rebound...Took the floor for six minutes against UAB (3/18) in the WNIT and hit a field goal.

PREP: Attended Saint Francis High School in Alpharetta, Georgia...Competed in basketball, track and softball...Helped lead Saint Francis High School to two consecutive Georgia High School Association (GHSA) Class A private state championships in 2015 and 2016...Ranked No. 123 by All-Star Girls Basketball Report.

PERSONAL: Born September 28, 1998 in Atlanta...Parents are Anthony and Nakilia Cummings...Has one brother, Anthony...Chose Georgia Tech because of the family-like atmosphere and proximity to home...Lists most memorable athletic accomplishment as winning two state championships.