Name: Breanna Stewart
Position: Forward/Center
Sport: Basketball
Event(s): Women's 5x5
Height: 6-4
DOB: 8/27/1994
Birthplace: North Syracuse, N.Y.
Hometown: North Syracuse, N.Y.
High School: Cicero-North Syracuse High School (Cicero, N.Y.) '12
College: University of Connecticut '16, Sport in Society
Team/Club: Seattle Storm
Coach(es): Noelle Quinn
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2016, 2020); two-time Olympic medalist (2 golds)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, gold
  • Olympic Games Rio 2016, gold
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – gold
  • Years of participation: 2014, 2018
  • Medals: 2 (2 golds)
  • Gold – 2018; 2014
Personal: Daughter of Brian and Heather Stewart...Has one brother, Connor...Nickname is “Stewie"...Two-time NCAA National Player of the Year (2014-15)...Became the first woman to earn four NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player honors and only the fourth freshman in history to earn the honor...Is the only athlete, male or female, to win four Naismith Trophies, having won three in college and one in high school … Engaged to 2016 Olympic silver medalist (basketball) from Spain, Marta Xargay … is one of 11 athletes who have earned Olympic gold, FIBA World Cup gold, WNBA and NCAA championships … Earned MVP honors at the 2018 FIBA World Cup … Three-time USA Basketball Female Athlete of the Year.