You probably know Taylor Wurtz was a two-time all-state honoree at Ripon (Wis.) High School who went on to garner All-Big Ten recognition during a stellar collegiate career at University of Wisconsin between 2010-14 before playing professionally in Europe, including France and Sweden.
You may also know Wurtz scored 1,367 points during her collegiate career at Wisconsin, where she ranks among the Badgers’ all-time top 10 in rebounds (793), made 3-pointers (206) and double-doubles (17). But did you know Wurtz’s favorite basketball player ever is Pete Maravich?
Name: Taylor Wurtz
Nickname: Tay Tay
Number: 7 and 2
Hometown: Ripon, Wisconsin
College (major): University of Wisconsin (Legal Studies)
TV show: Power
Movie: Pursuit of Happiness
Athlete: LeBron James
Basketball player: Pete Maravich
Thing to do outside of basketball: Play tennis
Sports team: Wherever LeBron plays
Dream job: Playing basketball
Best dancer: Angela R.
Funniest: Jo Anderson