Tahaji Sincere McGill
Loved basketball “like he loved life”
In May, his basketball coach told him he had to make a change. “You too good to be out here in these streets,” the coach texted. “You got to [sic] much to live for.”
He knew his coach was right. He had talent, and he wanted others to see it, too. He started going to the gym more. He told his coach, “I love the game like I love my life.”
Tahaji Sincere McGill, 17, was one of two people fatally shot outside the Untouchables Motorcycle Club in Danville, Illinois, around 2 a.m. on Saturday, June 16, 2018.