Viewing: Recee Caldwell
  • Date:
    Nov 24, 2014

USA Basketball members Recee Caldwell, Malik Newman and A'ja Wilson, each of whom won gold in competition for USA Basketball in 2014, talk about the pride they get from playing for their country.

Several players who have helped USA Basketball women's teams win championships in recent years are just now beginning their college careers. Here are some of those players who will be contributing at major Division I programs this season.

Recee Caldwell has won two gold medals with USA Basketball -- first with the Women's U16 National Team in 2011 and most recently with the USA U18 National Team that won the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship. Caldwell, a freshman this year at UCLA, began playing basketball at age 9. When asked about the most important aspect of her success both on and off the court, she summed it up in one word: Focus.

Head coach Dawn Staley (University of Carolina) On the USA’s gold-medal winning performance against Canada: I thought Canada played extremely well. I just thought overall, over a 40-minute period, I thought we kept fresh legs in there and made them play a little bit quicker than they wanted...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Box Score Additional Quotes Photo Gallery The 2014 USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team (3-0) rode a game-changing 19-4 second-quarter run to an eventual 107-76 win over previously unbeaten Canada (2-1) in the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship on Friday night...

Head coach Dawn Staley (University of South Carolina) On her thoughts of tonight’s game, including the back-and-forth start between both teams: We knew Canada was going to come out and play extremely well against us in the beginning, but what we told our team was, ‘a marathon...

- Led By Olympian Dawn Staley, USA Looks To Capture Seventh-Straight Women’s U18 Gold -  Colorado Springs, Colorado On a quest for a seventh-consecutive gold medal in FIBA Americas U18 Championship play, the 2014 USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team will begin its training camp...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Following six trials sessions from May 24-26 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center (USOTC) in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the 12-member 2014 USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team was announced on Monday evening. The team, which was selected by the USA Basketball...

  • Author:
    Jimena Panduro
  • Date:
    May 26, 2014

Colorado Springs, Colo. Back in 2011, Receé Caldwell (Homeschooled/ San Antonio, Texas) made the USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team that competed in Merida, Mexico, and earned a gold medal after completing a 5-0 championship run. The following year, she was invited to the 2012 USA...