GARDEN CITY CC - A five-star rated running back by Rivals.com web site... Also ranked 11th nationally among non-high school prospects by Rivals... Rushed for 914 yards in 2000, helping Garden City to an appearance in the national title game... Did not play in 2001... Junior college coach was Bob Larson.
NORTH CAROLINA - Started two games and played in eight as a true freshman for Tar Heels in 1999... Led UNC in rushing with 303 yards on 69 carries (4.4 avg)... Scored two TDs rushing with a longest carry of 38 yards... Also had three catches for 20 yards and one kick return for 18 yards... Tar Heels finished 3-8 overall and 2-6 in Atlantic Coast Conference in `99.
BROOKE POINT HS - All-America selection by Parade and Street and Smith's magazines... Gatorade and USA Today Player of the Year in Virginia... Washington Post Offensive Player of the Year as a senior... First team all-state selection three times, all-district pick four times and all-region selection four times... Was named district player of the year four times... Finished career with then-Virginia state record 7,058 yards and 104 touchdowns... Rushed for 2,039 yards and 33 TDs as a senior... Had 1,550 yards and 20 TDs in junior season... High school coach was Tom Berry.
PERSONAL - Born 3/21/80 in Fairfax, Va... Parents are Ervin Tasker and Porsha Davis... One of 12 children, including seven brothers.. Worked in a day care facility for 3-1/2 years.