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WELCOME The Tucker Tiger Tip-Off Club welcomes you to the

Our players have worked hard to continue the legacy of

2010-2011 Tucker High School Basketball Season!

excellence that has been established at Tucker High School over many years. They are focused on continuing to represent the

This year promises to be our best yet. We look forward to

great Tucker Community.

another winning season. We are prepared to follow in the footsteps of the undefeated 2010-2011 Tucker Tiger

Thank you to Principal Jackson, Coach Hartry, Coach Potter,

football team.

Coach Cooper and Coach Blake… our assistant coaches, managers and medical staff. Thank you to all of the teachers

There is so much excitement in the air at THS these days. We’ve

who have helped our boys and girls stay focused on education

got seniors going to some of the top colleges in the country.

first. Thank you to the cheerleaders for their “Tucker Spirit”.

We’ve got a new building and of course…A New Gym!

Thank you to all of our sponsors and supporters who continue to be there for us every year. Most importantly, Thank You to

Our players haven’t had their own gym in two year. But now

all of the members of the Tip Off Club and every parent of every

we have a state of the art gym to go along with our state of

player who has allowed your child to be a part of one of the

the art athletes. And we are so proud that you will have the

best basketball programs in DeKalb County. We appreciate your

opportunity to share it with us.

support and look forward to seeing you in the stands.

LET’S GO TIGERS! Sincerely,

TUCKER TIGER TIP OFF CLUB

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WHO ARE WE... Tucker High School opened in 1915 as a three-room school house in rural Tucker, GA. In 1918 Tucker High School graduated its first class, thus beginning a rich history of educational and athletic excellence. Today, Tucker High School serves over 1500 students who represent nearly 35 ethnic groups within the student body. The needs of all students are addressed through self-contained classes, visually impaired classes, traditional education and advanced placement. Over 95% of our graduating Seniors attend college. We offer unique programs such as: International Baccalaureate Diploma Program A+ Certification Program offered through the Technology Education Department Business Industry Certification 18 different Advanced Placement courses Art Department staffed by three art teachers Tucker High School continues to be recognized for excellence in so many areas. Recently our students and faculty have been named: Dekalb Star Student and Teacher Dekalb Teacher of the Year Dekalb Counselor of the Year Georgia Gymnastics Coach of the Year International Media Festival Winner AAAA State Basketball Champions AAA Track Champions AAAA State Football Champions AAAA Girls State Track Champions Governors Honors Program Attendees

Meet The Trainers Sequoia Issac, Janee Vu & Amber Pope

National Merit Scholarship Finalists The support we receive from the Tucker Community is unwavering. The feeling of family is evident whether you have played for TFL, enjoyed the great food at Matthews Cafeteria or shopped along Main Street. Over 90 years of tradition and we’re still going strong‌.Who are we, you ask???

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COACH JAMES HARTRY Head Coach: Varsity Boys Tucker High School Coach James Hartry was born and raised, in Milledgeville, Georgia, to the parents of Worth and Julia Bell Hartry. He is the fifth of six children. He and his wife, Alva, of 26 years, have two children—Adria an occupational therapy graduate student at Florida A & M in Tallahassee, Florida, and Jamie a senior majoring in speech communication and theater at Southern University in Baton Rouge, Lousiana. Coach Hartry attended public schools in Milledgeville, Georgia, and graduated from Baldwin High School. During his high school career, he played basketball, baseball, and ran track. During his senior year in high school, he was voted an all state basketball player. After graduation, he attended Piedmont College in Demorest, Georgia, for one year on a basketball scholarship. After attending Piedmont, he transferred and accepted a basketball scholarship from Clark College—now known as Clark Atlanta University. His basketball accomplishments during college include first-team all conference in the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) and the first recipient of the L. S. Epps award. He graduated from Clark Atlanta University in 1982 with a Health and Physical Education degree.

Coach Wright

Coach Lamar

Coach King

Coach Cooper

Coach Hartry has taught in Dekalb County School System since 1991. He has taught at Rowland Elementary, Avondale Elementary, and now Tucker High School. The highlight of Coach Hartry’s coaching career has been at Tucker High School where he began coaching as an assistant coach in 1997. He accepted a head coach’s position in 2000. His teams have been a final four contestant for four out of five years—winning the championship in 2007. Several of his players have attended division one colleges throughout the country. Coach Hartry gives high regards to academics and believes that education is the key to success!


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2010-20 11

VARSITY BOYS ROSTER « « «

TUCKER HIGH SCHOOL

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CHRISTOPHER BYRD JR

1

JOEY COURSEAULT JR

21

DARRIEN CHRISTIAN JR

4

DEVON DAVIDSON SR

25

DANIEL WOODARD JR

33

MILES HARRIS SR

11

DARRIUS MATHIS SR

35

TYLER BRUNSON SR

45

AARON EPPS SR

NOT PICTURED

43

JOSH DAWSON JR

13

3

53

TREVOR BERKELEY SR

MALCOLM HAMILTON SR

MARQEEYE BIGGS JR


TUCKER HIGH SCHOOL 2010-2011 VARSITY BASKETBALL SCHEDULE

DATE Mon. Nov 22

OPPONENT South Gwinnett

TIME 4:45

Tue. Nov 23

Mill Creek

12:00

Tue. Nov 30 Fri. Dec. 03 Tue. Dec. 7 Fri. Dec. 10 Sat. Dec 11 Tue. Dec. 14 Mon. Dec 27, 2010 thru Wed. Dec 29, 2010 Tue. Jan. 04 Fri. Jan. 07 Tue. Jan. 11

Carver Lakeside Dunwoody Marist Central Gwinnett Chamblee Christmas Tournament

7:00 7:00 7:00 7:30 3:30 7:00 TBA

Rockdale County Miller Grove SWD

7:00 7:00 7:00

Fri. Jan. 14

Redan

7:00

Mon. Jan. 17 Tue. Jan. 18 Fri. Jan. 21 Tue. Jan. 25

Centennial Douglass Lithonia Mays

TBA 7:30 7:00 7:00

Fri. Jan. 28 Sat. Jan. 29

Carver Columbia

7:00 7:00

Fri. Feb. 04

Dunwoody

7:00

Tue. Feb. 08

Marist

7:00

Fri. Feb. 11

Chamblee

7:00

LOCATION Brookwood High School Brookwood High School Tucker Middle Tucker Middle Dunwoody Marist G.A.C Tucker Middle New Orleans

Rockdale Miller Grove Tucker High School Tucker High School Centennial Douglass Lithonia Tucker High School Carver Tucker High School Tucker High School Tucker High School Chamblee HARDWOOD

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TUCKER HIGH SCHOOL

5

CALLIS TULLIS

10

SEWHAR GHEBREAB

12

SHUNTEL HALL

13

KRISTEN KENNEBREW

15

KEILA JONES

21

JORDAN JONES

23

TAMERA HARRIS

24

TAYLOR BOOKE

25

JOI TOWNSEL

33

PRECIOUS WEST

41

KIKI TUCKER

44

ERYKAH DAVENPORT

HEAD COACH ROBIN POTTER

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COACH

COACH BLAKE


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2

JV B0YS ROSTER « « «

TUCKER HIGH SCHOOL

45

RASHAAD HUNTER

23

JOSHUA WARE

41

DALLAS RIVERS

16

25

CORBIN MCCOY

21

COREY MOHALE

5

DOMINIQUE SANDERS

31

WINSTON MCNAIR

3

TRAVON OWENS

4

RONALD MOORE

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DAVANTA SMITH

JON DUNMYER

DATE

DAY

TIME

OPPONENT

LOCATION

Nov 20

Sat

2pm

Dunwoody

Home

Dec 1

Wed

5pm

Lakeside

Away

Dec 4

Sat

2pm

Cahmblee

Home

Dec 8

Wed

5pm

MLK

Away

Jan 8

Sat

2pm

SWD

Home

Jan 12

Wed

2pm

Lithonia

Home

Jan 15

Sat

2pm

Dunwoody

Away

Jan 19

Wed

5pm

Lakeside

Home

Jan 22

Sat

2pm

Chamblee

Away


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TUCKER HIGH SCHOOL

20

TORI ROBINSON

15

SAUDIAH MUHAMMED

21

JORDAN JONES

13

CHANTEL ANDERSON

33

SHEKINAH BELL

35

ANIYA FREEMAN HAMILTON

12

SHANICE LINDSEY

22

KATORI HALL

23

KEILA JONES

10

MYA DRAKEFORD

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RONICK SIMMONS

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MIKELA SCHAEFFER

DATE

DAY

TIME

OPPONENT

LOCATION

Nov 20

Sat

3:30pm

Dunwoody

Home

Dec 1

Wed

6:30pm

Lakeside

Away

Dec 4

Sat

3:30pm

Cahmblee

Home

Dec 8

Wed

6:30pm

MLK

Away

Jan 8

Sat

3:30pm

SWD

Home

Jan 12

Wed

3:30pm

Lithonia

Home

Jan 15

Sat

3:30pm

Dunwoody

Away

Jan 19

Wed

6:30pm

Lakeside

Home

Jan 22

Sat

3:30pm

Chamblee

Away

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