Chattahoochee's Tasleem "Taz" Wilson signs a national letter of intent to play football at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Seated with him is his mother Krystal Wilson. Standing, from left, are CHS Athletic Director Milo Mathis, head football coach Mike Owens and CHS Principal Tim Duncan. (click for larger version)
March 05, 2014
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. – Chattahoochee High School's Tasleem "Taz" Wilson has signed a national letter of intent to play football at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), an NCAA Division I school.
Wilson plans to major in mass communications with a concentration in broadcast journalism. The UAB Blazers compete in Conference USA in the Eastern Division.
Wilson was Chattahoochee's senior co-captain and quarterback with a senior season record of 2,274 yards and 16 touchdowns. He is a three-time North Fulton-Forsyth Touchdown Club Player of the Game Offensive Award winner. He was selected to be quarterback in the 2013 NFFTD Chamber Bowl All-Star Game, was the 2013 VTO Quarterback MVP, 2013 National Underclassmen Combine Quarterback and Leadership MVP and is National Honor Society student.
Wilson participates in monthly community service activities including MBC Campus Cleanup and North Fulton Community Charities Children's Ministry.