02 - Tanara Golston
Tanara Golston
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: Evanston, IL
High School: Evanston Township
Position: G
As a Junior in 2002-03: Played in all 27 games, starting 20...Named MVP of the team along with Sarah Hayes...Finished second on the team in scoring with 12.1 points per game and third in steals with 1.96 per contest...Led the team and second in the Ivy League with 129 assists for an average of 4.77 per game...Her 129 assists were the fourth most in a season in Brown history and her 221 career assists ranks tenth all-time...Recorded a career-high 22 points and five steals in a 72-64 win over New Hampshire on 12/30...Grabbed a career-high seven rebounds against Army on 1/8...Netted 20 points and added eight assists in a 66-41 win over Iona on 1/14...Earned Ivy League Player of the Week honors after posting 18 points and a career-high ten assists in a 84-77 win at Yale on 1/8/03...Named to the Brown Classic's All-Tournament Team.
As a Sophomore in 2001-02: Played in 24 games, starting 12...Averaged 7.2 points and 2.4 rebounds per game...Finished third on the team in scoring average...Set new career-highs in points (18), rebounds (5), assists (7), steals (6), and blocks (6)...Had a career-high 18 points, six rebounds, six steals, and three assists including an eight of nine performance from the free throw line against Fordham (11/17/01)...Scored in double-figures seven times during the season...Scored 15 points and dished out seven assists against Princeton (2/23/02)...Notched 14 points on six of ten shooting from the field at Columbia (1/12/02)...Also had 12 points at Pepperdine (12/28/01) and vs. Penn (2/22/02).
As a Freshman in 2000-01: Appeared in all 27 games, starting four... Averaged 2.7 points and 1.4 rebounds per game... Scored a season-high 11 on 4-of-7 shooting against Penn (3/2/01), including 2-of-3 from three-point land... Scored 8 points in her first collegiate game, hitting 3-of-5 shots in 26 minutes at New Hampshire (11/17/00)... Dished out a season-high five assists against Belmont (11/24/00)... A versatile athlete, Tanara rotated from point to shooting guard, picking up 37 assists on the season, third-best on the team.
High School: A graduate of Evanston Township High School... Lettered in basketball all four years... Also lettered in cross country... Was named All-Conference all four years of high school... Named All-Area her sophomore, junior and senior years... Had most assists in her area both her junior and senior years... Named team MVP her junior year and senior year... Was a four-year Honor Roll student and a member of the National Honor Society... Co-chaired the JWLA, a youth group in her hometown.
Personal: Tanara Nicole Golston, daughter of Carol Johnson... Enjoys watching movies and playing softball... Nicknamed "T"... Concentrating in Psychology and would like to pursue a career in athletics.

Career Highs:
Points:22, vs. New Hampshire (12/30/02)
Rebounds:7, vs. Army (1/8/03)
Assists: 10, Yale (11/18/03)
Steals:6, vs. Fordham (11/17/01)
Blocks: 6, vs. Fordham (11/17/01)

2002-03 Season Highs:
Points: 22, vs. New Hampshire (12/30)
Rebounds: 7, vs. Army (1/8)
Assists: 10, Yale (1/18)
Steals: 5, vs. New Hampshire (12/30)
Blocks: 2, vs. Columbia (2/21)