Angel McCoughtry

Basketball

Name: Angel McCoughtry
Sport: Basketball
Position: Forward
Height: 6-1
Weight: 155
DOB: 9/10/1986
Birthplace: Balltimore, Md.
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: Patterson Preparatory School (Lenoir, N.C.) '05
College: University of Louisville '09, Communications
Team/Club: Atlanta Dream
Coach(es): Michael Cooper
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2012, 2016); two-time Olympic medalist (2 golds)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, gold
  • London 2012 Olympic Games, gold
  • Set U.S. Olympic single-game records for field goal percentage after going a perfect 8-of-8 against China, and for most field goals made (10) versus Turkey in 2012.
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2014 – gold
  • Years of participation: 2010, 2014
  • Medals: 2 (2 golds)
Personal: Daughter of Roi and Sharon McCoughtry...Has two younger sisters, Kristina and Joy...Currently has a song available for purchase on iTunes called “Illusion”...Started the Angel McCoughtry Dream Foundation, which aims to develop youth to become passionate about fulfilling their dreams.

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