Lindsay Whalen

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Whalen
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Name: Lindsay Whalen
Sport:
Track & Field
Discipline:
Marathon
Height:
5’9”
Current Residence: 
Minneapolis, Minn.; Prague, Czech Republic
College: 
University of Minnesota '04, Sports Management

Olympic Experience:

  • 2012 Olympic Games, gold medal

Career Highlights:

  • 2011 WNBA Champion
  • 2010 FIBA World Championship, gold
  • 2003 FIBA World Championship For Young Women (U21), gold
  • Two-time All-WNBA First Team (2008, 2011)

Fun Facts: Married former University of Minnesota All-American golfer Ben Greve on Oct. 6, 2008...First woman to be named the Minneapolis Star Tribune Sportsperson of the Year in 2004, beating out Cy Young award winner Johan Santana and NBA MVP Kevin Garnett.

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