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TA’NIYA LATSON

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TA’NIYA LATSON - Women's Basketball - Florida State Seminoles

Ta'Niya's Profile

(Updated June 2022)
position
Guard
height
5'8"
Instagram
Twitter
year
Freshman
hometown
Miami, Florida
high school
American Heritage

High School Career:

  • The nation’s top-ranked shooting guard in the 2022 signing class.
  • Ranked 14th overall according to ESPN Hoopgurlz.
  • 2022 Florida Dairy Farmers Miss Basketball.
  • 2022 Florida Class 5A Player of the Year.
  • Second consecutive Seminole to win the Florida Dairy Farmers Miss Basketball award, joining O’Mariah Gordon from 2021.
  • She inked her National Letter of Intent for the Seminoles on Nov. 17, 2021.
  • Averaged 27.2 points, 7.0 assists, 8.0 rebounds, 5.3 steals and 2.0 blocks per game as a senior at American Heritage High School.
  • The 12th Seminole to compete in the McDonald’s All-American Game, scoring 15 points with three rebounds and a blocked shot in 13 minutes.
  • 2022 Naismith High School Girls Player of the Year Watch List.
  • In her junior season, Latson led Westlake High School to a national title and averaged 23.7 points, 2.8 assists, 2.9 rebounds and 0.5 blocks while shooting 62 percent from the floor.
  • Maxpreps All-American and being selected to the Atlanta Journal Constitution Class 6A First Team as a junior.
  • One of 25 selections to the 2022 Jersey Mike’s Naismith High School Girls Midseason Team.
  • Averaged 16.3 points, 2.3 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 2.7 steals and 20.6 minutes played per game as a sophomore at Westlake.
  • Chose Florida State over several other schools, including Baylor, Georgia, Kentucky, Miami, NC State, Texas and Virginia Tech.
  • Quote by former head coach Sue Semrau: “Ta’Niya is a dynamic player on both ends of the floor. Her passion for the game and work ethic are what drew me to her. The way she plays each game is something her teammates and our fans will love to experience. I am so excited to welcome Ta’Niya to our Seminole Family.”