Seimone Augustus

Basketball

Name: Seimone Augustus
Sport: Basketball
Position: Forward
Height: 6-1
Weight: 165
DOB: 4/30/1984
Birthplace: Baton Rouge, La.
Hometown: Baton Rouge, La.
High School: Capitol High School (Baton Rouge, La.) '02
College: Louisiana State University '05, General Studies
Team/Club: Minnesota Lynx
Coach(es): Cheryl Reeve
Olympic Experience
  • Three-time Olympian (2008, 2012, 2016); three-time Olympic medalist (3 golds)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, gold
  • London 2012 Olympic Games, gold
  • Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, gold
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2014 – gold
  • Years of participation: 2006, 2014
  • Medals: 2 (1 gold, 1 bronze)
  • Gold: 2014
  • Bronze: 2006
Personal: Daughter of Seymore and Kimberly Augustus...Married LaTaya Varner on May 9, 2015...Collects classic cars and owns a 1966 Caprice, 1968 Impala and 1996 Impala...Founder of the Seimone Augustus Foundation to raise awareness around health and wellness with a special focus on hunger and heart health.

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