2014 USA 3x3 National Championship
Colorado Springs, Colo.
May 9-11
2014 USA 3x3 National Championship
Colorado Springs, Colo.
May 9-11

Jatarie White

Position: Center
Height: 6-3 / 191 cms
Weight: 185 lbs / 83.9 kgs
School: Providence Day School '14
Hometown: Charlotte, North Carolina

USA Notes:

  • Named to the 2011 USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team on May 30, 2011.

Honors & Recognition:

  • Charlotte Observer and South Charlotte Weekly All-Conference second team (2011).

High School Notes:

  • Has played one varsity season at Providence Day School in Charlotte, N.C.
  • As a freshman in 2010-11, started in 29 of 32 games played and averaged 11.0 ppg., 8.1 rpg., 1.4 spg. and 1.7 bpg. to help her team to a 28-4 record and a state championship; shot 46.0% from the field and 62.0% from the free throw line.
  • Lists a career game of 23 points, 12 rebounds, four blocks and one assist (Feb. 5, 2011 vs. Charlotte Catholic).
  • Plays AAU for Boo Williams (2010, 2011), also played for Team Unique (2009) and Carolina Comets (2006-2008).

Personal Notes:

  • Born on June 22, 1995 in Charlotte, N.C..
  • Daughter of Monica and Ervin White; has three sisters, Akeisha Jordan (23), Shante King (22), Brittany White (20).
  • Father, Ervin White, played basketball and competed in track and field at Voorhees College.

Inside Scoop:

  • Favorite sports website: ESPN.com.
  • Favorite non-sports website: Facebook.
  • Favorite food: cheese fries.
  • Favorite class: math.
  • Favorite meal to make: pancakes.
  • Favorite basketball player: LeBron James.
  • Favorite basketball team: Miami Heat.
  • Favorite non-basketball Olympian: Michael Phelps.
  • If you could be a standout athlete in another sport, you'd play: volleyball.
  • The best player you've played against: Mercedes Russell.
  • You most want to play one-on-one against: Candace Parker.
  • Away from the court, you enjoy: movies, going to the mall, shopping and sleepovers.
  • Not many people know: I like singing and dancing.
  • Most interesting place you've visited: Bahamas.
  • Can't live without: my phone and my iPod.
  • Favorite basketball memory: winning a state championship as a freshman.
  • If you weren't playing basketball, you'd: eat, sleep and play volleyball.
  • This left hander wears No. 33, 44 or 40.