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Maya Moore Going for the Gold

Aug. 23, 2012, 10:39 a.m. (ET)

Name: Maya Moore
Sport: Basketball
Position: Forward
Height: 6’1”
Weight: 160
Current Residence: Minneapolis, Minn.
College: University of Connecticut

Olympic Experience:
  • 2012 Olympic Games, gold medal
Career Highlights:
  • 2009 Big East Player of the Year
  • 2009 and 2010 NCAA Champions
  • 2010 NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player
  • 2011 WNBA All-Star
  • 2011 WNBA Champion

Fun Facts: Her mother played volleyball at Occidental College and her father played basketball at Rutgers ... Was the first overall pick in the 2011 WNBA Draft for the Minnesota Lynx ... Helped the Lynx to their first WNBA championship