Maya Moore


Name: Maya Moore
Sport: Basketball
Position: Forward
Height: 6-0
Weight: 175
DOB: 6/11/1989
Birthplace: Jefferson City, Mo.
Hometown: Lawrenceville, Ga.
High School: Collins Hill High School (Suwannee, Ga.) '07
College: University of Connecticut '11, Independent Studies
Team/Club: Minnesota Lynx
Coach(es): Cheryl Reeve
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2012, 2016); two-time Olympic medalist (2 golds)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, gold
  • London 2012 Olympic Games, gold
  • Is one of few players to have earned an Olympic gold medal, world championship gold, NCAA title and WNBA championship
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2014 – gold
  • Years of participation: 2010, 2014
  • Medals: 2 (2 golds)
  • 2014 FIBA World Championship MVP
Personal: Daughter of Kathryn Moore...Strong supporter of the Athletes in Action...Partnered with the United Way as their official Early Grade Reading Champion...Also partnered with the End It Movement to shine a light on modern slavery and encourage others to give and take action to end slavery...First female basketball player to sign with the Jordan Brand.

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