Olajuwon Taylor had one of the best years as a receiver in the history of Belton football in 2015. He caught 54 passes for 767 yards and 12 Touchdowns. His 3 Touchdowns and 225 receiving yards verses Pflugerville Hendrickson set school records as did his 12 total receiving touchdowns.
He was a team captain and unanimous 1st team 12AAAAAA all district selection as a Receiver and Kick Returner where he averaged over 35 yards per return. Olajuwon was also voted Most Valuable Player for the 2015 season by his teammates and received the Outstanding Wide Receiver award. Olajuwon also helped set a school record for points in a season (452).
Olajuwon was a two year letterman in football at Belton High School and is a three year letterman in track, where he has been a member of the district champion 1600 meter relay team his sophomore year and a member of a regional finalist 1600 meter relay his junior year.
Olajuwon is a solid student and had several options to choose from as he continues his football journey. Olajuwon has developed tremendously over the past two seasons and it will be exciting to watch him as he continues his football career at West Texas A&M University!