Tatum started basketball in grade seven and made the senior team that year, also winning league championships. The following year Tatum made the senior team once again taking home the league champions title. In the summer of 2016 Tatum made her Alberta Summer Games team and competed for zone 4. She ended up taking home 4th place with her team. She was congratulated on her great defensive skill and was named a leader. This year she made the LTCHS’ grade 9 “a” team. Her team won league and placed silver at CWAJHAAS.