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9-year-old stars on varsity hoops team

Updated: June 24, 2014, 9:42 AM ET
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We'll let the numbers do the talking for us: 14.8, 7.5 and 9.

That's 14.8 points, 7.5 assists and 9 years old.

Those are the stats on Jaden Newman, a 4-foot-7 fourth-grade basketball phenom in Florida who is lighting up the varsity scoreboard at Downey Christian School in Orlando.

"She wants to be like Diana Taurasi," said dad Jamie Newman, who serves as the head coach for the Downey Christian boys' and ...

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